RECENT NEWS

Naturals portfolio wins award from certification body

Naturals portfolio wins award from certification body

The Natural Products Association (NPA) recognised BASF for having the largest selection of ingredients for cosmetic manufacturers who want to certify their products according to the NPA Natural Standard.
US sales office opened

US sales office opened

BTSA, manufacturer of natural antioxidants, natural vitamin E and pmega 3 for food, cosmetics & personal care and animal nutrition, has opened a new sales office in the United States.
Supply agreement for plant extracts

Supply agreement for plant extracts

BASF and Mazza Innovation have announced the signing of an exclusive, long-term supply agreement: The Canadian botanical extractions company will provide BASF with specific plant extracts to develop new solutions for cosmetic applications.

Extended distribution agreement

Azelis now has an extended distribution agreement to offer Lonza’s specialty ingredients for the personal care market in UK, Ireland and Italy.

Low carbon award celebrated

Croda International Plc are celebrating winning the Low Carbon Award at the Chemical Industry Awards, recognising how carbon management and sustainability are at the heart of their decision making and strategy setting.
Head of sustainability appointed

Head of sustainability appointed

CPL Aromas has appointed Emily Heron as its first Head of Sustainability.

New website launched

Croda International Plc has re-designed and updated its Personal Care website (www.crodapersonalcare.com).

Distribution partner appointed

Surfachem has announced a new distribution partnership in the UK & Ireland with Sandream Impact LLC.
European pigment partnership

European pigment partnership

US-based effect pigment supplier Sandream Impact LLC and Biesterfeld Spezialchemie have signed a distribution agreement for the European cosmetic markets.
Successful return to NYC for Suppliers' Day

Successful return to NYC for Suppliers' Day

The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) 39th Annual Suppliers’ Day came to a successful conclusion at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York on May 15-16.
Global head of hygiene and preservation technology appointed

Global head of hygiene and preservation technology appointed

Lonza has named Paula McGeechan global head of Hygiene and Preservation Technology for the Consumer Product Ingredients business unit.
Ingredient aids skin’s natural glow

Ingredient aids skin’s natural glow

Sederma is elevating the Korean glass skin concept to crystal skin with its highlighter-like peptide Crystalide. This IECICapproved active ingredient promotes a clear, moisturised, translucent and luminous skin.

Forty years of true alpha bisabolol

The (-)-α-bisabolol offered by Citroleo - Citrue Bisabolol - is pure, organic and 100% natural. From non-genetically modificated sources, it is obtained by fractional distillation of candeia tree essential oil. Citrue Bisabolol does not go through chemical process of purification, solvents reactions, synthesis or even fermentation process, making it unique and truly natural.
Launch of alkalising agent

Launch of alkalising agent

In response to the growing market demand for alternatives to commonly used alkalising agents, such as monoethanolamine (MEA) and ammonia, Angus Chemical Company is introducing DMAMP Ultra PC (INCI: Dimethylamino Methylpropanol), a multifunctional alkalising agent for use in professional and retail oxidative hair colorants.
Cosmetorium ready to celebrate 3rd edition

Cosmetorium ready to celebrate 3rd edition

Cosmetorium celebrates its 3rd edition this year and will be marked by the growth of the exhibition area within the Palau de Congressos de Barcelona.
New functional mineral for colour cosmetics

New functional mineral for colour cosmetics

Omya has developed a new generation of recrystallised mineral particles for use in decorative cosmetic applications.

New technique for high-quality surfactant manufacturing

The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), the UK’s technology innovation provider for process manufacturing, has announced that, as part of a larger consortium, it has developed a new process for the manufacturing of surfactants.
Senior appointment for Sales & Marketing

Senior appointment for Sales & Marketing

Vantage Specialty Ingredients has said Serge Rogasik will be joining Vantage as the new senior executive vice president sales & marketing for Personal Care.
New plant-based hyaluronic acid booster

New plant-based hyaluronic acid booster

The demand for natural ingredients in personal care products is rising as consumers are becoming more and more environmentally conscious.
European collboration strengthened

European collboration strengthened

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is extending its sales partnership with Sytheon Ltd. to Germany, Russia and Benelux.

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

California SCC - Suppliers' Day 2019

Long Beach Convention Center
2 - 3 October 2019

in-cosmetics North America 2019

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York
23 - 24 October 2019

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