Press Releases:
Howard Baker to speak at ICMAD Tech Forum 02-17-2016

Published Articles:


  • Don’t Derail Your Product Launch (September, 2015)
  • Top Questions to Ask Before Developing a Beauty Product (May, 2015)
  • Formulator’s View: It’s a Small Run! A cosmetics entrepreneur will certainly learn the difficulties in small production runs. Here are some helpful tidbits. (November 2000)
  • Formulator’s View: Finding the Mother Lode: Part II – The right formula for your product takes time and testing (April 2000)
  • Formulator’s View: Finding the Mother Lode – The right formula for your product takes time and testing (March 2000)
  • Formulator’s View: The Basics of Regulatory Compliance (February 2000)
  • Formulator’s View: Ghost of Holidays recent past (January 2000)
  • Formulator’s View: Vendor Inspection/Qualification (December 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Do Your Homework (November 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Pondering the Nature of Agreement (October 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Raising the Bar, UPC Masterpieces (September 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Standard Operating Procedures (August 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Getting There In One Piece – Shipping Cartons (July 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: QC Inspections: The Early Warning System (June 1999)
  • Formulator’s View: Choosing Your Contract Manufacturer (May 1999)


  • Overcoming Export Hurdles (September 2007)
  • Sensitive Information (July 2007)

Speaking Engagements:

  • Cosmoprof North America, “What IS the Story Behind These Headlines?”, July 2014
  • HBA Global Conference, “Product Safety for Newbies – What’s Safe for Consumer Use vs. Professional Use Only”, June 2015
  • Cosmoprof North America: Tips to Install a Quality Control and Assurance Program, May 2015
  • ICMAD Webcast; Cosmetics Manufacturing 101; May 2014
  • HBA / ICMAD Workshop; Leveraging Business Relationships – Your Manufacturing Partners – Working Effectively Together; 2010
  • ICMAD Technical Forum; Sunscreen Manufacturing & Distribution; 2010
  • ICMAD Technical Forum; Global Export Hurdles; 2009
  • ICMAD Technical Forum; Product Integrity – How to build a good product; 2005
  • ICMAD FDA Workshop; Botanicals – Dancing with the Devil?; 2001

Contact Us to Find A Solution for Your Testing Compliance Needs

For information on PIL services, contact Howard Baker at:
317 Dartmouth Dr, Unit 1,
Marshalls Creek, PA 18335
PO Box 937, Marshalls Creek,
PA 18335
(272) 271-3010 phone
(272) 271-3012 fax
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