BST participated in ‘KOREA PACK Special & ICPI WEEK 2021 (International Packaging Equipment Exhibition, International Pharmaceutical Cosmetics Week)’ in KINTEX, Goyang from May 25th (Tue) to 28th (Fri) and presented natural preservatives and functional cosmetic ingredients.
BST is specialized in developing and supplying plant-based cosmetics and food ingredients, and it has received ISO9001, ISO22000, ISO22716, ISO14001, COSMOS ECOCERT and HALAL certifications. The main products are natural preservatives and functional cosmetics ingredients such as antiviral and antibacterial agents, sunscreen agents, anti-irritants, anti-acne, anti-dandruff, natural thickeners, and whitening agents.
‘BGC-FG’ is a natural preservative that can be applied to cosmetics and food and is developed as an alternative preservative to 1.2 Hexanediol. It is made with 1 EWG grade ingredients that can be used for any usage. ‘BGC-F 2.0’, one of the major natural preservatives, is made of natural plant extracts that not only have antifungal and antibacterial effects but also inhibit Gram and E. coli. Made from EWG 1st grade natural raw materials, ‘BGC-FG’ has various certifications such as Eco-Cert and Halal. It has been registered with the Food and Drug Administration to prove its safety.
Ji-hwan Hwang, the Head of BST’s Domestic Sales Team, said, “We have researched ways to preserve products with natural ingredients without harmful chemical ingredients for a long time, under the goal of ‘coexistence with beautiful nature. We plan to continue to develop safe and edible cosmetic ingredients and hold a seminar within the exhibition period. Please stay tuned as we will introduce natural thickener and anti-browning ingredient”
Meanwhile, before the opening of 2021 Korea Pack, an online exhibition service to meet exhibitors was unveiled on the 17th (Mon.). This online exhibition hall is designed for overseas buyers, who are facing difficulties in entering the Korean market due to the prolonged COVID-19, as well as domestic SMEs who are struggling with overseas expansion. Targeting domestic exhibitors and overseas buyers matched through the online exhibition service, 2021 Korea Pack will support export channels by holding the first video-based export consultation meetings at KINTEX from the 25th to the 28th.
The items on display of ‘KOREA PACK Special & ICPI WEEK 2021’ hosted by KYUNGYON EXHIBITION CORP., Korea Packaging Machinery Association, and KIP Monthly Packaging are as follows △Packaging machine △Packaging material △Packaging label/digital printing △Packaging robot △Pharmaceutical/ cosmetic machinery and △Food machinery △Package design △Packaging plant engineering system.