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Always on the safe side

1T06P / 1T07W- 1T3FJ


S. aureus + P. aeruginosa + E. coli + C. albicans + Validation (to avoid false negative)


Tests are designed primarily to determine whether a product complies with SCCS and ISO 17516 specification for microbiological quality


2 weeks for Pathogens + report: 4 weeks, 3-5 weeks for validation + report: 6 weeks. Validation must be done before


Optimal: 100 g

Minimal: 10 g per test


ISO 22718, ISO 22717, ISO 21150 and ISO 18416

Or European Pharmacopeia


This test relies on counting CFU on a non-selective agar.

The potential inhibition of microbial growth must be neutralized in order to allow detection of viable microorganisms.

A validation assay of the neutralization and the counting is required in order to comply with the standard.


GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) for cosmetics - ISO 22716

Production laboratory

  • Eurofins Pharma Quality Control (ACE), Les Ulis, FRANCE
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing, Milan, ITALY
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Hamburg GmbH, Hamburg, GERMANY
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Munich GmbH, Planegg, GERMANY
  • Eurofins EVIC Spain, Barcelona, SPAIN
  • Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, Dungarvan, IRELAND
  • Eurofins Polska, Malbork, POLAND
  • Eurofins Bel/Novamann s.r.o., Nové Zámky, SLOVAK REPUBLIC
  • Eurofins Bactimm, Nijmegen, THE NETHERLANDS
  • Eurofins Exova, Camberley & Edinburgh, UK
  • Eurofins AMS Laboratories, Sydney, AUSTRALIA
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