• The new power of cleaning

    New appreciation of an often underestimated
    The IKW study on the psychology of home care explains
    what cleaning, wiping etc really mean to people... more

  • Welcome to the German Cosmetic, Toiletry, Perfumery and Detergent Association

    IKW Annual Report 2016 / 2017...
  • Not made up? No thanks!

    Who doesn’t want it – the perfect look? The longer and thicker the eyelashes, the more seductive the look. ....more
  • "Associations are mediators - between industry, government, authorities and the public. They therefore make an important contribution to Society."

    Christian Lindner, MP, Chairman of the FDP
Cosmetic products are EU-wide regulated in the EC Cosmetics Regulation. Read more ...

Beauty Care - Introduction

For detergents and maintenance products, the following legal regulations are especially important. Read more...

Home Care - Introduction

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