We use many personal care and cosmetics products every day to help us look our best.
Dolores Shaw is a senior microbiologist within the North American region for DuPont Microbial Control. In her role as an applications manager, Dolores and her team provide manufacturers of consumer products technical assistance in identifying solutions for their microbial challenges. Dolores specializes in the personal care, household, industrial and institutional markets. Dolores is the global Preservation Leader for these markets.
Dolores has published technical papers on preservation topics in industry journals, has given presentations at several industry and microbiology conferences and has several granted patents. Dolores is a member of the Personal Care Products Council (formerly CTFA) and has served as chair of the microbiology committee. Dolores is also an active member of the Household and Commercial Products Association’s (HCPA) Microbiology Preservative Committee (formerly CSPA) where she has lead and contributed to the development of industry guidelines / methods as well as preservation stewardship. Dolores is also a member of the Executive Board for HCPA’s Cleaning Division.