Scientific, Regulatory and New-Product Consultants
From concept to product launch and beyond, we are scientific consultants with the expertise to guide your product safely into the hands of consumers.
Products To Market
Years Helping Innovators
About Focal Point
Focal Point Research is a new-product consulting company, which has the unique ability to assist in many aspects of developing, launching and improving new and innovative products. From early concept to regulatory approvals, product and packaging development, manufacturing and quality assurance, we provide comprehensive insight you need to see your vision become reality. Founded on almost 40 years of experience of bringing innovation to market, Focal Point Research provides comprehensive insight not typically found in a single firm.
President & CEO
Manager Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance
In addition, our staff include experts from various scientific, regulatory and quality disciplines. We also have affiliates globally who bring specialized expertise on scientific, regulatory or clinical projects as needed.
Our Areas of Expertise
The Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act of 2022 (“MoCRA”)
On December 29, 2022, President Joe Biden signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2023, which includes the Modernization of Cosmetics...
Maine PFAS Reporting Deadline Approaching
Maine enacted a law in July 2021 requiring manufacturers of products containing intentionally added Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances...
Notice to Stakeholders concerning the Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist
Health Canada is considering certain substances for inclusion in future updates to the Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist (Hotlist). The proposal includes...
“Focal Point Research has consistently and professionally looked after regulatory and quality issues of our brand for years. Through a courteous and knowledgeable team, they have managed to navigate us through an ever changing regulatory landscape while maintaining our interests, and allowed us to correctly distribute and sell within Canada.”
“I have truly enjoyed working with you over the last 8 years! You and your team have been an amazing resource for me. I have always been impressed by the knowledge and professionalism of everyone at Focal Point, which is a true testament to your leadership.”
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The Focal Point Research team is ready to help with all of your scientific and regulatory needs. Our team has the experience and expertise you need to see your product to market and we are eager to help you.