our partners

Cosmetics and the human health sector are at the core of all our activities. With that in mind, we have expanded the QACS Laboratory operations in the Greek, European and Middle Eastern markets through international clients and partnerships with leading scientific institutes and bodies worldwide.

Our international clients make up 60% of our health product testing business.

We have clients in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Jordan, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Korea, Lebanon, Norway, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, the Netherlands, Turkey and the USA.

The QACS Laboratory:

  • Is a founding member of the European Cosmetics Responsible Person Association (ERPA). ERPA brings together European professional responsible persons, safety assessors and cosmetic testing laboratories.
  • Is a founding member of the Hellenic Society of Cosmetology (ΕΕΚ), which was established in 1996. The EEK counts around 300 members. Key QACS scientists have been among the elected board members for at least 5 years.
  • Represents FERA UK (Fapas) in Greece and Cyprus. Fapas, a world-renowned accredited proficiency testing provider, has been supporting the food and water testing industries since 1990.
  • Is a member of the HBio, the Hellenic Bio cluster that supports and promotes Greek life sciences and the healthcare ecosystem.
  • Participates in the Hellenic Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association (PSVAK).

We have forged partnerships with leading scientific institutes and bodies in Greece and abroad:

  • We are closely associated with research laboratories at the University of Athens, the Agricultural University of Athens and the University of Patras, as well as research institutes and premium industry laboratories.
  • We have a long-term partnership with the ALS Global laboratories in the Czech Republic, working together on the analytical testing of materials and finished products.
  • We are affiliated with the MatTek In Vitro Life Science Laboratory in Bratislava, Slovak Republic, working together on the subject of in-vitro tests on skin and eye irritation.