Breaking News

Sabinsa Receives Funding From Indian Government

July 14, 2008

INDIA: Sami Labs, the research and manufacturing arm of Sabinsa Corp., has received funding from the Government of India’s Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) to perform pilot trials on two novel research projects.

Sami Labs, located in Bangalore, India, was awarded $185,000 under the Department’s Technology Development and Demonstration Program, which is designed to promote India’s research, development and technology advancements. The grant will be used, in part, to develop and test a plant-derived cosmetic active, with expected market availability in late 2008, according to the company. In addition, the grant will assist Sami Labs in developing a novel method to manufacture Resveratrol.

In other news, India’s National Accreditation Board for Testing & Calibration Laboratories has successfully audited Sami Labs’ research and development and quality control labs.
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • Cozy Makes a Splash

    Cozy Makes a Splash

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||July 25, 2016
    Expands reach into CVS and introduces new collection.

  • Senior Skin Care

    Senior Skin Care

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||July 19, 2016
    McCord Research and Product Quest Manufacturing roll out new hospital-grade skin care kits for seniors to use at home.

  • Naterra Expands Tree Hut Range

    Naterra Expands Tree Hut Range

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||July 18, 2016
    New ‘Bare’ collection is out now.

  • Sustainability is Omnipresent

    Sustainability is Omnipresent

    Christine Esposito , Associate Editor||July 1, 2016
    Industry stakeholders convene in New York City for Organic Monitor’s annual event

  • Perceived Perfection

    Perceived Perfection

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||July 1, 2016
    From primers to pressed powders, facial cosmetics help create the illusion of a flawless complexion.

  • Preserve & Serve

    Preserve & Serve

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||July 1, 2016
    Suppliers with innovative preservatives provide staying power for formulations.