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Competence in dialogue

IKW, the German Cosmetic, Toiletry, Perfumery and Detergent Association, supports, advises and represents its member companies. It is structured into two pillars around the represented product groups of beauty care and home care. We are happy to answer your questions about body care, cosmetics, detergents and cleaning agents.

About Beauty Care

Cosmetic products are EU-wide regulated in the EC Cosmetics Regulation.

About Home Care

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

Your contact at IKW

IKW Geschäftsführer

Thomas Keiser

Managing Director info@ikw.org

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About IKW

IKW supports, advises and represents its member companies and is the point of contact for ministries, authorities, consumers, other institutions and associations as well as for the media.

Our Members

The IKW represents more than 430 small, medium-sized and large companies in the beauty care and home care sectors.