A trade show with sustainable ambitions

COSMETIC 360, the 1st sustainably committed Trade Show for the cosmetics and fragrance industry


In recent years, COSMETIC 360 has stepped up its efforts to reduce its environmental impact. The trade-show is committed to becoming a certified eco-responsible event by the end of 2024.

1. A "zero waste" ambition


- Eco-designed stands: renewable and reused, made with French service providers and manufactured in short circuits, using 100% recyclable materials (honeycomb cardboard, bio-based woodwork and paints, etc.).

- 100% carpet-free aisles and stands

- 100% recyclable exhibitor signage

- Organizer signage reused every year

- A network of local, committed service providers

- A significant reduction in waste and the use of less plastic,

- Eco-responsible catering services

- Eco-designed & digital badges thanks to the exhibition application



2. A "zero net carbon" ambition


- The Carrousel du Louvre, a central location for easy access by public transport.

- A committed official charterer, with a fleet of electric vehicles.

- A certified organic caterer, with an expanded vegetarian offering.

- A car-sharing platform for visitors.

- Use of public transport for our teams


3. A positive social ambition


- Raising awareness of our CSR initiatives among exhibitors and visitors.

- The inclusion of ESATs among our partners.




Did you know ?


Our network of service providers is located in France

  • General installation and stand design (Bretagne)
  • Assembler and fitters (Ile de France)
  • Manufacturer of honeycomb cardboard (AURA)
  • Distributor of joinery panels (Bretagne)
  • Manufacturer of biosourced paints (Bretagne)
  • Fireproofing of honeycomb cardboard partitions (Pays de la Loire)
  • LED lighting distributor (Ile de France)
  • Totem signage (Ile de France)


Which 100% recyclable materials at the Cosmetic 360 show?


  • Wooden frame: all poplar plywood panels made in France. The 100% poplar is harvested from sustainably managed forests, the poplar plywood preserves the ecological balance (Origin of the wood: France and Spain).
  • Partitions: cardboard honeycomb structure, recyclable. Very rigid product, 100% recyclable and biodegradable, made of 100% paper and assembled with an aqueous PVA glue.
  • Paints: the paints in the Algo® range, for which seaweed is the raw material, are made from up to 95% bio-based components.
  • Fireproofing of partitions: use of the Hydroflam® C10 process, which is non-toxic, odourless and safe to use.
  • Lighting: The lighting equipment consists exclusively of energy-saving LED bulbs. At the end of their life, it is also easier to recycle the components of these bulbs.
  • Exhibitor signage: Printing of the exhibitor signs on a 100% recyclable cardboard support thanks to the use of solvent-free inks.
  • Totems: Lightboxes integrated into a wooden frame. Printing of the content of the totems on a 100% recyclable diffusing canvas, integrated into lightboxes that can be reused over several years.
  • Visuals for the back of the stand

          - Visuals are printed on cardboard with water-based inks, without solvents.

          - The canvas can be recycled by the provider or recovered by the exhibitor

           - The visuals are fastened on natural pine boards

            - The frame is recovered by the provider for other uses