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Technical Support


The success of Tagra’s Import & Distribution division is due to its team commitment to customer service. Tagra’s professional team assists formulators in developing their products by:

    • Helping to choose ingredients according to their needs
    • Facilitating to overcome any formulation challenges
    • Sharing formulation ideas, market trends and innovations
    • Testing formulations in Tagra’s lab
    • Offering regulation support


Dr. Straetmans Challenge Test

Tagra offers to customers intermediary to Dr. Straetmans microbiological Challenge Test, an efficient tool “to identity the most reliable solutions for almost any preservatives challenge”:

    • Microbiological challenge testing
    • Preservatives sufficiency test, according to cosmetic regulation
    • Periodic performance updates
    • Full report and Interpretation of results
    • Identification of microbiological contamination by molecular biology method
    • Recommendations of preservative measures against specific microorganisms
    • Customer designed challenge testing against specific microorganisms
    • Claim substantiation for targeted application

Dr. Straetmans is confident that the microbiological Challenge Test is a reliable tool to prove the efficacy of the innovative paraben replacements systems and offering natural and Ecocert approved preservatives and preservative free systems.