Cosmetics

Trade and Professional Associations

The trade and professional associations listed below may be of interest to cosmetics manufacturers, packers, and distributors. The names, addresses, phone numbers and other information provided here are not intended to be a comprehensive list. For more information, search online, check your telephone directory, or contact the reference section of your local library. 

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Aerosol Industry Development Association (AIDA)
8400 S. Lakeside Dr.
Downers Grove, IL 60516-4925
Phone: (630) 985-0200
Fax: (630) 985-0248
Email: dennyciechna@comcast.net

American Chemical Society (ACS)
1155 16th St., NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (800) 227-5558 (U.S. only)
Outside U.S.: (202) 872-4600
Fax: (202) 776-8258
Email: help@acs.org
Website: www.acs.org Exit Disclaimer

American Chemistry Council
700 Second St., NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 249-7000
Fax: (202) 249-6100
Website: www.americanchemistry.com  Exit Disclaimer

American Cleaning Institute
(formerly The Soap and Detergent Association)

1331 L Street NW, Suite 650
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 347-2900
Fax: (202) 347-4110
Email:info@cleaninginstitute.org
Website: http://www.cleaninginstitute.org disclaimer icon

American Council of Independent Laboratories (ACIL)
1875 I St., NW, Suite 500Washington, DC 20006-0021
Phone: (202) 887-5872
Fax: (202) 887-0021
Email: info@acil.org
Website: www.acil.org  Exit Disclaimer

American Health and Beauty Aids Institute (AHBAI)
P.O. Box 19510
Chicago, IL 60619-0510
Phone: (708) 633-6328
Fax: (708) 633-6329
Email: ahbai1@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.ahbai.org  Exit Disclaimer

American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS)
2710 S. Boulder
Urbana, IL 61802-6996
Phone (217) 359-2344
Fax: (217) 351-8091
Email: general@aocs.org
Website: www.aocs.org  Exit Disclaimer

American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
2215 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: (202) 628-4410
(800) 237-2742
Fax: (202) 783-2351
Website: www.pharmacist.com  Exit Disclaimer

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International
100 Barr Harbor Dr.
P.O. Box C700
West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
Phone: (610) 832-9585
Website: www.astm.org  Exit Disclaimer

American Society of Perfumers (ASP)
P.O. Box 1256
Piscataway, NJ 08855-1256
Phone: (201) 991-0040
Fax: (877) 732-0090
Email: info@perfumers.org
Website: www.perfumers.org  Exit Disclaimer

AOAC International
481 North Frederick Ave., Suite 500
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-2450
Phone: (800) 379-2622 (North America)
+1.301.924.7077 (Worldwide)
Fax: +1.301.924.7089 (Worldwide)
Email: AOAC@aoac.org
Website: www.aoac.org  Exit Disclaimer

Canada's Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies
55 Metcalfe St., Suite 1220
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 6L5
Phone: (613) 236-0455
Fax: (613) 236-6756
Email: info@canadapharma.org
Website: www.canadapharma.org  Exit Disclaimer

Canadian Consumer Specialty Products Association (CCSPA)
130 Albert St., Suite 800
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5G4
Phone: (613) 232-6616
Fax: (613) 233-6350
Email: assoc@ccspa.org
Website: www.ccspa.org  Exit Disclaimer

Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA)
420 Brittania Rd. East, Suite 102
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
L4Z 3L5
Phone: (905) 890-5161
Fax: (905) 890-2607
Email: cctfa@cctfa.ca
Website: www.cctfa.ca  Exit Disclaimer

Council of Producers & Distributors of Agrotechnology
1730 Rhode Island Ave., Suite 812
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 386-7407
Fax: (202) 386-7409
Website: www.cpda.com  Exit Disclaimer

Commercial Development & Marketing Association (CDMA) 
CDMA c/o Product Development and Management Association
401 North Michigan Ave Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60611
Toll Free US and Canada: 1-800-232-5241
Phone: 1-312-321-5145
Fax: 1-312-673-6885
Email: CDMA@pdma.org
Website: www.pdma.org/cdmadisclaimer icon

Consumer Aerosol Products Council (CAPCO)
900 17th St., NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20007
Phone: (202) 276-1620
Email: info@aerosolproducts.org
Website: http://www.aerosolproducts.org disclaimer icon

Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA)
1667 K St. NW, Ste. 300
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: (202) 872-8110
Fax: (202) 223-2636
Web site: www.cspa.org  Exit Disclaimer

Corrugated Packaging Council
25 Northwest Point Blvd., Suite 510
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Phone: (847) 364-9600
Fax: (847) 364-9639
Email: inquiries@corrugated.org
Website: www.corrugated.org  Exit Disclaimer

Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW)
286 Madison Ave., 19th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: (212) 685-5955, (646) 929-8000
Fax: (212) 685-3334
Website: www.cew.org  Exit Disclaimer

Cosmetic Industry Buyers and Suppliers (CIBS)
Email: cibsmail@cibsonline.com
Website: www.cibsonline.com Exit Disclaimer 

Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR)
1620 L St. N.W., Suite 1200
Washington D. C. 20036
Phone: (202) 331-0651
Fax: (202) 331-0088
Email: cirinfo@cir-safety.org
Website: www.cir-safety.org  Exit Disclaimer

Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association (DCAT)
One Washington Blvd., Suite 7
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Phone: (609) 448-1000 or (800) 640-DCAT (3228)
Fax: (609) 448-1944
Website: www.dcat.org  Exit Disclaimer

Flavor and Extract Manufacturers Association (FEMA)
1101 17th St., NW, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone:202-293-5800
Fax: 202-463-8998
Website: www.femaflavor.org  disclaimer icon

Flexible Packaging Association (FPA)
971 Corporate Blvd., Suite 403
Linthicum, MD 21090
Phone: (410) 694-0800
Fax: (410) 694-0900
Email: fpa@flexpack.org
Website: www.flexpack.org  Exit Disclaimer

Food & Drug Law Institute (FDLI)
1155 15th St. NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 371-1420 or (800) 956-6293 
Fax: (202) 371-0649
Email: service@fdli.org
Website: www.fdli.org  Exit Disclaimer

The Fragrance Foundation  
621 2nd Ave.
Second  Floor
New York, NY 10016
Phone: (212) 725-2755
Fax: (646) 786-3260
Email: info@fragrance.org
Website: www.fragrance.org  Exit Disclaimer

Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPhA)
777 Sixth Street, NW, Suite 510
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 249-7100
Fax: (202) 249-7105
Website: www.gphaonline.org  Exit Disclaimer

Glass Packaging Institute (GPI)
1001 North Fairfax St., Suite 301A
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: (703) 684-6359
Fax: (703) 546-0588
Email: info@gpi.org
Website: www.gpi.org  Exit Disclaimer 

Handcrafted Cosmetic Alliance
Website: www.handmadecosmeticalliance.org disclaimer icon

 

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