RECENT NEWS

Awards now open

Entries are now open for this year’s Sustainable Beauty Awards. Organised by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor), the aim of the Sustainable Beauty Awards is to give recognition to operators who are pushing the boundaries of sustainability in the beauty industry.

Affiliate launched in India

Eurofragance continues its expansion plan by opening its own offices in Mumbai with Abhishek Pandya at the helm as Eurofragance’s Country Manager in India.
The countdown is on to in-cosmetics Korea 2019

The countdown is on to in-cosmetics Korea 2019

With just a few days to go until in-cosmetics Korea 2019 opens its doors at the Coex Exhibition Centre in Seoul, the in-cosmetics Korea team have rounded up the top 5 reasons to visit the only event in Korea dedicated to personal care ingredients.

Oleic algae oil collaboration announced

The Lubrizol Corporation has announced an exclusive global partnership with Corbion Biotech, Inc, bringing AlgaPūr high stability high oleic algae oil to the personal care and cosmetics markets.
Strategic alliance sets path to new natural ingredients

Strategic alliance sets path to new natural ingredients

Clariant has taken their long-standing collaboration with Elevance Renewable Sciences, a leader in natural oil metathesis, to the next level by developing and commercializing high-performancing greener emollients for the personal care industry.

Diploma in Beauty Brand Business Management launched

Online, organic cosmetic formulation school, Formula Botanica, launches its biggest ever online training course on 25 June - its Diploma in Beauty Brand Business Management - attracting a first student intake of indie beauty entrepreneurs.
Industry association award for 'company of the year'

Industry association award for 'company of the year'

Croda International Plc have been named the Chemical Industry Association (CIA) Company of the Year, as well as winning the CIA Environmental Leadership Award.
New clinical data on skin microbiome

New clinical data on skin microbiome

Givaudan Active Beauty has published new exclusive clinical data for Vetivyne, the vetiver inspired skin youth booster, and Yogurtene Balance, a unique yogurt powder and prebiotic combination, with both contributing to the beauty and wellbeing of consumers.

Biofuels acquisition to aid sustainable chemical production

Genomatica has announced it has acquired certain assets of the REG Life Sciences division (REG LS) of Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGI), the largest supplier of advanced biofuels in North America.

New methodology evaluates eco impact of UV filters

EcoSun Pass by BASF’s Care Creations is a new methodology especially developed for sun protection products – evaluating the environmental compatibility of UV filter systems in sunscreens.
Top eco-rating received again

Top eco-rating received again

Just a few weeks after receiving the A-rating from the CDP for its action to combat climate change, Silab has once again been praised for its corporate social responsibility, obtaining Gold CSR certification from the EcoVadis rating platform.

Non-animal derived collagen distributor for Germany, Austria & Switzerland

Jland Biotech, the Chinese high tech biochemical company that makes non-animal derived collagen, has appointed C.H. Erbslöh GmbH & Co. KG as their exclusive distributor for Germany, Austria & Switzerland for the range of non-animal derived collagen products, Reallagen.

Silicones company acquired

Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) is to acquire 100% of Da Vinci Group BV, holding company of BRB International BV (BRB).

A new all-natural, COSMOS-certified alternative preservative

At in-cosmetics this year Cosphatec launched an innovative replacement for listed preservatives; a new all-natural, COSMOS-certified alternative preservative - Cosphaderm Sodium LAAS.
Host of new companies set for Seoul

Host of new companies set for Seoul

The organisers behind this year’s in-cosmetics Korea have announced details of the brand-new exhibitor line-up for 2019. The companies, comprising a mixture of innovative Korean newcomers and international players, are expected to cause a major stir when they come together at the Coex Exhibition Centre in Seoul from 26-28 June 2019.
Partnership promotes sustainable palm oil and derivatives

Partnership promotes sustainable palm oil and derivatives

BASF, The Estée Lauder Companies and the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) are partnering with the civil society organisation Solidaridad to promote sustainable palm oil and palm derivatives production in the district of Waykanan, Lampung, Indonesia.
Major retailer launches eco glitter to the high street

Major retailer launches eco glitter to the high street

Primark is taking eco-friendly glitter to the high street. The company has joined forces with environmentally friendly glitter brand, Bioglitter to launch the PS…Festival collection.
New staff join applications laboratory

New staff join applications laboratory

Ms Sabrina Gröne joined the new CARE Studio, IOI Oleo GmbH’s Applications Laboratory, in April, where she will be an application engineer.

North American partnership announced

Univar Personal Care North America and Cargill Beauty embarked on a new partnership to deliver nature-derived, label-friendly and highly functional ingredients to the North America personal care market.
Upgrades for newly-acquired plant

Upgrades for newly-acquired plant

MFG Chemical, who operate in specialty and custom chemical manufacturing, has upgraded its Pasadena, Texas plant, which the company acquired in March 2018, and sits on 24.5 acres.

Upcoming Events

in-cosmetics Korea 2019

Hall C, Coex, Seoul, South Korea
26 - 28 June 19

Naturals in Cosmetic Science Conference

Brookes Building, Manchester, UK
2 – 3 July 2019

SCSS 10th Suppliers Day - Singapore

Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, 320 Orchard Road, Singapore. 238865
30 August 2019

QC Micro Summit 2019

Charleston, SC
24-26 September 2019

California SCC - Suppliers' Day 2019

Long Beach Convention Center
2 - 3 October 2019

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