Carina Hemstrand

Expansion Researcher, Cosmetics, H&M

Carina has worked in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry for more than 20 years, in Scientific, Quality and Marketing departments. Since 2016 she works at H&M in the Global Product Compliance Department with focus on Cosmetic Products.

Sustainability, H&M and Cosmetics

H&M’s sustainability journey and achievements; ★ Sustainability and Cosmetics: the use of sustainably sourced materials; post-use effects of formulations; consumer behavior; animal welfare; ★ How innovation can impact the future of sustainability, with examples from H&M’s garment work; ★ Channeling customers’ growing demand for transparency and product information; ★ Collaboration with external partners, including the Responsible Mica Initiative