Accord Infographics on Australia’s effective but overly-complex regulatory frameworks: more efficient regulation with less red tape and greater international alignment will benefit all, 18 November 2022Download PDF
Regulatory Complexities & Challenges Infographic, November 2022
Australia has a robust regulatory system designed to deliver safety for consumers and the environment. But can the system be improved?
Ongoing improvements ensure Australian regulations remain fit for purpose so they can foster productivity and innovation.
Learn more about the complexities and challenges via our latest infographic.Download PDF
Regulation for Safety & Confidence Infographic, November 2022
Hygiene, personal care and specialty chemical products are regulated to protect human health, safety and the environment. Australia has a rigorous and independent regulatory system at the federal, state/territory and local government levels.
Australia’s robust regulatory system for our products is outlined in our latest infographic.Download PDF
Australia’s Hygiene, Personal Care and Specialty Products Industry: Study reveals the $28.2bn sector is experiencing an upturn in both local manufacturing and jobs, 16 November 2022
View the 2022 EY Report: Hygiene, Personal Care and Specialty Products industry: Economic State of the Industry report
Download the media release below.Download PDF
New FitForFood website helps guide food premises on the right choice of safe and effective cleaning products, August 2022Download PDF
Accord BeadRecede Infographic, May 2022
Facts and figures about the successful Australian voluntary industry phase-out of solid plastic microbeads via BeadRecede are summarised in an easy to read form in Accord’s latest Infographic released this May. Highlighted are the other main sources of plastic/microplastic pollution still requiring more targeted policy attention.Download PDF
Accord Sustainability and CSR Infographic, April 2022
Accord has released today a one-page infographic profiling our association’s many proactive and voluntary initiatives that have advanced our industry’s contribution to sustainability and social responsibility in Australia.
No time to waste, March 2022
Accord published forward-looking article on small format cosmetic packaging waste stewardship ‘No time to waste‘ for the Autumn edition of Retail Beauty magazine.Download PDF
The Beauty and Personal Care Industry Supports a Global Agreement to Address Plastics Pollution, March 2022
Accord works with international industry colleagues for new Global Industry Position supporting a UN Plastics Treaty
In exciting news for effective but proportionate international policy action to address plastics pollution and promote sustainability, Accord has joined with 36 other sister associations to release a new global industry statement, The Beauty and Personal Care Industry Supports a Global Agreement to Address Plastics Pollution.Download PDF