30 September 2011


On September 29, 2011, 29 participants from 21 different companies gathered together at the Function Room 5 of The St. Francis Shangri-la Place Condominium in Mandaluyong City to take part in the seminar conducted by Mr. Michael Hwang, the Deputy General Manager of Bioland company from Korea. Also present was Mr. David Choi who is part of the International Sales team of Bioland. During the four hour seminar, Mr. Hwang thoroughly discussed the different products of Bioland from three main categories, namely: whitening, anti-wrinkle/ anti-aging and anti-inflammatory/ moisturizing.

Michael Hwang, Deputy General Manager of Bioland
 Mr. Hwang delivered a detailed presentation of each product providing information ranging from results of clinical trials that prove the efficacy of each product to their mechanism of action showing how each product can deliver its claims. The products discussed in the presentation were mainly for skin care and hair care applications. Though Mr. Hwang’s presentation covered products mainly in the Cosmetics category, the Bioland company also has products in the Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical, Tissue Engineering and Diagnostic Kit category.

The Bioland company from Korea which was established in September 1995 has 200 employees and over 400 different products in their portfolio. Having 40% of their employees doing R&D work, the Bioland company is dedicated to developing active ingredients from natural sources to deliver to their customers the specialties and benefits of nature. The trust and patronage the Bioland company has earned from multinational companies such as Lancome, Procter & Gamble, Clarins, Johnson &Johnson, Unilever, Nu Skin, Shiseido and Avon, to name a few is a testimony to the excellence that Bioland products bring to each finished product that incorporates them.  

Brands using Bioland products

19 August 2011

Personal Care Preservatives Seminar

Sharon Laboratories in cooperation with Accord International, Inc. conducted a seminar last August 15, 2011 at the Function Rooms 1 and 2 of The St. Francis Shangri-la Place Condominium in Mandaluyong City. The seminar entitled "Personal Care Preservatives: Emerging Trends and Global Issues" was well attended by 34 participants from 27 different companies. Lee-or Tsviling, the Technical Support Manager of Sharon Laboratories, imparted in the four hour seminar his knowledge and expertise in preservatives for the personal care industry.

Lee-or Tsviling, Technical Support Manager of Sharon Laboratories
The informative presentation of Mr. Tsviling covered topics involving the basic principles about preservatives, international regulation, the uses of different preservative and the advantages/ disadvantages of commonly used preservatives. Mr. Tsviling likewise discussed the innovative preservative blends unique to Sharon Laboratories and the capability of the company to create a customized preservative blend that will match the customer's specific needs. At the end of the seminar, the participants were given the opportunity to raise their inquiries and questions which were delightfully responded to by Mr. Tsviling.

Sharon Laboratories headquartered in Ashdod, Israel can be considered as an expert in the line of preservatives as the company has been effectively providing preservative solutions for the global personal care industry since 1977. The company has more than 300 employees and has representatives in more than 50 countries worldwide. As one of the world's leading producers of preservatives for the personal care industry, Sharon Laboratories is devoted to bringing innovative solutions in order to meet their customers' exact needs. As such, product safety and quality is ensured through state-of-the-art analytical and microbiological technology, ISO certification and environmentally friendly production facilities. That is why when it comes to finding the best preservative solution to protect your product formula, Sharon Laboratories is the perfect partner in delivering product quality excellence.