COVALENCE NEWS: What does it mean to be ISO 22716 certified?

At CoValence, we strive for the highest standard in the industry demonstrating our commitment to safeguarding quality and safety. You may wonder what the certifications that we have mean, here's some information on ISO 22716.

What is ISO? 

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, non-governmental, international organization that develops standards to ensure the quality, safety, and efficiency of products, services, and systems. 

What is ISO 22716? 

ISO 22716 is an international standard of good manufacturing practices (GMP) for the cosmetics manufacturing industry and describes the basic principles of applying GMP in a facility that produces finished cosmetic products. It covers manufacturing, storing, packaging, testing and transportation processes. While GMP focuses on only on production and quality control, ISO focuses on all departments and processes of an organization.