RECENT NEWS

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.

Inspired by clock genes

Ashland pioneered one of the first biofunctional ingredients in the cosmetics industry to be inspired by clock genes. Now Ashland is re-introducing the novel solution Chronogen YST to provide a cosmetic solution to the deleterious effect of social jetlag on the skin.

CSR programme underway

Azelis has launched its CSR programme following two years of research, preparation, definition and implementation of the programme’s goals and KPIs.
Debut for skin care system

Debut for skin care system

In response to growing consumer demand for more natural, ethical products, Cargill Beauty have introduced their newest beauty formulations featuring naturederived ingredients at this year’s in-cosmetics global.
Congress returns to Berlin

Congress returns to Berlin

The annual SEPAWA Congress (10-12 October 2018, Estrel Congress Center, Berlin) is a leading event for the detergents/cleansers, cosmetics and perfumery industry in Europe.
 in-cosmetics Korea opens this week

in-cosmetics Korea opens this week

How do I develop my formulation skills and what new technologies will help me create unique new beauty concepts? These are two questions every cosmetic chemist in Korea should be asking themselves as brands fight it out for market share in the hyper competitive global personal care industry.
Looking for the world's essences

Looking for the world's essences

After years of prioritising technology above all else, nature is still the best source of medicines, food and even cosmetic ingredients.

Launch of R&D club

The in-cosmetics Group has announced the launch of a new initiative. The all-new R&D Club will provide cosmetic chemists from the global beauty industry with yet another opportunity to network and learn.
Award for bio-ethylene oxide plant

Award for bio-ethylene oxide plant

Croda International has been awarded the ICIS Surfactants Award for Sustainability for their new pioneering bio-ethylene oxide plant.
New director for personal care business unit

New director for personal care business unit

Acme-Hardesty has announced that Caren Dres-Hajeski has joined the company as business unit director, Personal Care.

Certification announcement

CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH has obtained the EFfCI Certification for Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) for Cosmetic Ingredients, Standard 2017

Lastest standard achieved

Jeen International announced that it has successfully transitioned from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015, the latest version of the standard.
App to aid formulators

App to aid formulators

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has launched their new smartphone application for cosmetic formulators. The app features technical information, sample formulations, recorded webinars and news about Zemea propanediol. Users will have the ability to create collections of their favourite documents, store them offline, and email multiple documents directly from the app. In addition, new formulation technique video clips will be released monthly providing insights to cosmetic scientists solving today’s industry challenges.
Innovation award at PCHi

Innovation award at PCHi

Coptis won the PCHi Fountain Award 2018 in the category Product/ Technology at the Personal Care and Cosmetics Innovation at PCHi exhibition in Shanghai, China. The Fountain Award rewards technology innovation in the industry.
25th anniversary celebrated

25th anniversary celebrated

Symrise introduced the cosmetic raw material Hydrolite 5 back in 1992. Hydrolite 5 is pentylene glycol, a 1,2alkanediol that had a big impact on the market of cosmetic ingredients. The versatile substance is well suited for broad use in cosmetic products.

Surfactants business sold

BASF Mexicana, S.A. de C.V . has closed the previously announced sale of a portion of its oleochemical surfactants business in Mexico to Stepan CDMX, S. de R.L. de C.V .

Award won for fourth time

Azelis has won the 2018 Fountain Award for Personal Care and Cosmetics Innovation at PCHi exhibition in Shanghai, China. Azelis was awarded this prestigious award for the fourth year in a row and was up against fierce competition, with a total of 103 product entries.

Upcoming Events

in-cosmetics Formulation Summit - Up Close and Personalised

Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London
24 - 25 October 2018

in-cosmetics Asia 2018

BITEC Bangkok, Thailand
30 October - 1 November 2018

SCS Formulate 2018

Ricoh Arena, Coventry
13 - 14 November 2018

PCHi 2019 - Guangzhou

Guanzhou Poly World Trade Center, 1000 Xingang Road E., Guangzhou, China
26 Feb - 28 Feb 2019

in-cosmetics Global 2019 - PARIS

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
2 - 4 April 2019

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