About Delphic HSE

Delphic is a company comprising experienced and highly qualified professionals in the fields of toxicology, pathology, biology, product safety, cosmetic safety assessment, and environmental management and assessment.
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Delphic HSE
Delphic HSE was first established in 2005 and began trading in 2007. Delphic started as a small UK-based company offering consultancy and risk assessments around the safety of chemicals. Following rapid and expansive growth, today Delphic HSE has become one of the most reputable and recognisable companies in our field of expertise.

The key to the rapid rise and success is the philosophy that is trained through every member of the team:

“Yes, be safe. Yes, be compliant. Yes, be thorough. Think ahead to the court case.”

Today, Delphic boast three global offices (UK, The Netherlands and Hong Kong) and has worked with over 700 organisations from all corners of the globe, of all sizes and representing many points in the supply chain. Delphic HSE has worked with some of the largest brands in the world and also provided in-depth support to start-ups and SME organisations. The demands and priorities may be different, but the requirement for ‘safety’ and ‘compliance’ remains the same.

Delphic is a company comprising experienced and highly qualified professionals in the fields of toxicology, pathology, biology, product safety, cosmetic safety assessment, and environmental management and assessment. A number of staff members provide qualifications in or advise to:

  • Committee members of Hong Kong Society of Cosmetic Chemists (HKSCC)
  • Secretary for European Teratology Society (ETS)
  • Editorial Board Member for Journal, Reproductive Toxicology
  • The Chinese Society of Toxicology
  • Qualification of Eurotox certification
  • Committee member UK in vitro toxicology society (IVTS)
  • Guidance to Saudi Food & Drug Administration (SFDA)
  • Lecturing on product safety for University postgraduate courses.

Our Credentials

Delphic HSE is a company comprising experienced and highly qualified professionals in the fields of toxicology, pathology, biology, product safety, cosmetic safety assessment, and environmental management and assessment. We are proud to boast the following:

First established

2005

Combined years in science

250+

Number of RP clients

35

Number of toxicologists

14

Global Regulations (in last 12 months)

42

Number of RP products

500+

Number of compliance experts

10

Average growth per year

40%

Client satisfaction for training

90% - 100% positive approvals

Number of active clients

225+

Average number of safety assessments per year

7000

Number of offices

3 in Europe and Asia

Number of regulations covered

30+

TAT for label, safety, claims reviews

2day, 5 day & 10 day

Client type

Retail, Manufacturer, Distributors, Ecommerce & Government

Delphic Services

Responsible Person

New regulations, specifically in the cosmetics sector, introduce the concept of the ‘Responsible Person’ having ultimate legal obligation for all aspects of cosmetic safety – from raw material specification…

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Product Safety

Ensuring the safety of products being placed on any national or international market is one of the primary requirements of any responsible manufacturer, supplier, distributor, retailer or brand owner.

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Product Compliance

Regulation surrounding consumer products and industrial chemicals continues to grow and grow. We can help you keep up-to-date with the requirements and changes affecting your product lines.

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Product Testing

A wide range of consumer products and industrial chemicals require at least some level of physical or analytical testing in order to substantiate safety and legal compliance. We have many years of experience advising on, and critically evaluating, product test data.

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Expert Witness

With increasing legislative complexity and a penchant for litigation, obtaining a suitable toxicologist as an expert witness can be of critical importance in business cases involving the exposure to, and effects of, chemicals on people and the environment.

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Environmental Safety

Unparalleled experience in Environmental Safety with regards to chemical risk and exposure assessment. Delphic offer a range of services to help determine safety of both the natural and workplace environment.

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Bespoke Services

We offer many clients bespoke risk assessments, training, regulatory advice and consultancy.

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Delphic Assist

Ongoing advice and consultation to support or act as your compliance department.

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Delphic Business Sectors

Cosmetic Compliance

Using in-house expertise, we specialise in helping organisations of all sizes meet the complex needs of their products, ensuring the highest levels of consumer safety and brand protection for all levels of the cosmetic supply chain.

Toys Regulation

All consumer products placed on a national or international market must be safe for their intended use, and this is of particular concern when it comes to toys and childrens' products. We specialise in the safety assessment of toys containing chemical substances.

Household Chemicals

The umbrella term of 'Household Chemical Product' covers an enormous range of items, with an increasingly onerous regulatory requirement for any responsible manufacturer, supplier, distributor, retailer or brand owner.

Industrial Chemicals

Delphic ensures its Global team works to the same high standards and sector specific regulations when assessing safety. Over 100 years’ combined experience of assessing safety and compliance within the Industrial Chemical sector.

Latest Blog Articles

Ray Boughton – 10 years at Delphic

 I first met Ray Boughton, in 2002 when he left Leicester University. He was clearly a talented biologist and when, seven years later, I had set up Delphic HSE as a one-man-band and had grown the business to a point where I was able to employ someone to join me, the...

Preparations for Brexit

Delphic HSE act as the Responsible Person for cosmetic products being sold in the UK and the EU. In response to the UK leaving the EU and how this may impact the EU/UK cosmetic regulations, Delphic HSE have already made suitable arrangements to ensure we can continue...

Chemoinformatic Consideration of Novel Psychoactive Substances

Compilation and Preliminary Analysis of a Categorised Dataset Recent years have seen the emergence into circulation of a growing array of novel psychoactive substances (NPS). Knowledge of the pharmacological profiles and risk liability of these compounds is typically...