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The place of quality in the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry

FEBRUARY 2022

For pharmaceutical and cosmetic companies, two major texts govern quality and the way in which it must be applied: the Good Manufacturing Practices for pharmaceuticals (GMP) and cosmetics (ISO 22716 standard). These texts transcribe the European directives. They were created following major health scandals, which sounded the alarm and made it possible to regulate the manufacture of products.

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Marketing Authorization

FEBRUARY 2022

Marketing Authorization is a procedure that has become widespread in most countries of the world, under the control of the States, to guarantee the safety and efficacy of medicines for patients, from their conception to their withdrawal from the market (notion of life cycle). Medicines, before being introduced on the European or French market, must receive a marketing authorization.

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COSMOS Certification

The COSMOS Standard was born in January 2011 and is managed by the independent international non-profit association COSMOS-standard AISBL based in Brussels (Belgium).

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