History Lipoid Kosmetik

1972 Formation of Cosmetochem AG in Zug as a family business and start of business activities with the manufacture of plant extracts
1977 Move to Cham with the building of new production premises, laboratories and warehouse and an expansion of usable floor space from initially 200m² to 1750m²
1982-92 Formation of subsidiaries:

1982: Cosmetochem UK in Kenton, Harrow
1986: Cosmetochem France in Grasse
1992: Cosmetochem Germany in Duisburg
1996 Parent company moves into its own modern building at its present location in Steinhausen doubling the usable floor space to 3500m²
1999 First ISO Certification 9001
2001 Change of company name to Cosmetochem International AG
2007 Integration into the Lipoid Group
2008 Total revision of the QM system and re-certification  according to ISO 9001:2008
2010 Start of participation in the carbon footprint programme of myclimate
2011 Ecocert certification
2012 GMP certification
2013 Cosmetochem AG and Lipoid merge their cosmetic activities to form Lipoid Kosmetik AG
2015 EcoVadis Gold Certification for our achievements in sustainable business management