The 8th edition of the ERPA Annual Congress on Regulations and Compliance for Cosmetics (CRCC) will take place 26–27 February 2024 in Brussels, Belgium. Entitled “Compliance of Cosmetic Products in the European Union, United Kingdom, and USA. Key Issues and Latest Developments”, this edition includes a varied program, covering cosmetic regulatory aspects, networking opportunities, and insightful roundtable discussions.

As an invited speaker, on 27th February at 16:30h, Dr Mark Smith, NATRUE Director General, will once again take the floor to share his expertise by addressing aspects of the European Green Deal associated with emerging and evolving legislation surrounding green claims, its impact, and suggestions.

Other topics covered during the 2-day conference include:
· General Product Safety Regulation — Online Sales
· Packaging & Packaging Waste Regulation
· Allergens Fragrance
· IT Solutions for the Legislator, Regulator, Manufacturer
· Good Manufacturing Practices
· Microplastics
· …and many more! 

** The full conference agenda can be found here.

Interested in attending? NATRUE has a discount code for its Members. If you are an association member and wish to attend, please contact us at

About ERPA: The European Cosmetics Responsible Person Association (ERPA) aims to support the efforts in protecting the safety of cosmetic products users in Europe by promoting high standards of services and professionals.

Save the date: 26-27 February 2024

You can find more information here.