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Spring cleaning

The warmer temperatures bring new energy. The perfect time for a spring cleaning. If you have sensitive and allergy-prone skin, it is best to use detergents with the Allergy Seal of Quality. These certified products do not contain the 26 EU-listed allergens.

The pollen fly again

Spring is here and with it the pollen. They are small and very aggressive. To ensure that people suffering from hay fever are not annoyed by the tiny creatures at least within their own four walls, products with the Allergy Seal of Quality such as pollen screens, air filters or vacuum cleaners can help.

The Allergy Seal of Quality – this is checked for foods

The manufacturer determines for which allergies or intolerances the product is suitable and has this checked by Service Allergie Suisse SA. In the case of foods, for example, it is checked whether the claims and criteria stated on the packaging with regard to allergy and intolerance triggers are correct, e.g. lactose-free, gluten-free, without milk, etc. The criteria for the certification of foods can be downloaded here.

The Allergy Seal of Quality – this is checked for cosmetics

Whether a product is suitable for sensitive and allergy-prone skin is determined by the manufacturer and then has this checked and confirmed by Service Allergie Suisse. In the case of cosmetics, for example, it is checked if the products do not contain any of the 26 chemical and allergenic substances. Read the criteria for the certification of cosmetics.