Sign up!
Monday, December 16, 2019News

Polyethylene, the little bead... that trapped the microplastics

© L'Observatoire des Cosmétiques

This cosmetic ingredient has been present in many formulations for a long time, and has been acclaimed for its softness on the skin and its low cost as much as for its exfoliating and film-forming properties. But its interesting plastic form has given way to its polluting plastic, especially for marine environments, bringing with it all microplastics. Which are getting more and more bad buzz, and are now targeted also by regulations.

Reading time
~ 8 minutes

This content is only available to subscribersPREMIUM, PRO, STARTUP and TPE

Already subscribed?Log in

Discover our subscriptions

Associated elements(7)

Luxepack Monaco 2022 edition

NewsOther articles