Industry News

  • McIntyre Appoints Distributors in China, Taiwan

    October 7, 2008
    McIntyre Group has appointed distributors in China and Taiwan for its line of surfactants, preservatives, amine oxides and specialty blends. Biohope Co., Ltd. will cover the Southern China province of Guangdong (Guangzhou) and Hong Kong; Ingredients…


  • Church & Dwight Starts Construction in Pennsylvania

    October 7, 2008
    Church & Dwight has started construction of its new Arm & Hammer laundry detergent manufacturing facility and distribution center in Jackson Township, PA. The facility will make and distribute Arm & Hammer brand liquid laundry detergent a…


  • Dow Corning, Elevance Form JV To Develop Naturals

    October 7, 2008
    Looking to tap into the rapidly growing natural and organic personal care market, Dow Corning Corporation and Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. have signed joint development and marketing agreements to create and market naturally derived ingredients.…


  • In this Economy, Who's Got Time for Sight-seeing?

    October 6, 2008
    The IFSCC 25th Congress takes place this week in Barcelona, a gem of a city with amazing architecture, great museums and a vibrant nightlife. I was fortunate enough to travel here on business 12 years ago and was able to see many of the sights&hellip…


  • Industry News

    October 1, 2008
    Dow Corning, Elevance Form JV To Develop Naturals Looking to tap into the rapidly growing natural and organic personal care market, Dow Corning Corporation and Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. have signed joint development and marketing agreement…


  • Bobby G. Harrison Memorial Golf Outing is Sept. 12

    September 11, 2008
    The Bobby G. Harrison Memorial Golf Outing will be held Friday, Sept. 12 at the Spring Meadow Golf Course in Wall, NJ. Cost for the outing is $125 per person and will include a buffet dinner and open bar following the outing. Bobby Harrison was a…


  • Gelest Doubles Capacity at Morrisville, PA Plant

    September 11, 2008
    Gelest Inc., a Morrisville, PA-based manufacturer and supplier of specialty organosilicon and other group IV organometallics, has completed the final phase of a multi-year project to double the capacity of its Morrisville, PA headquarters and product…


  • Titanium Dioxide Market To Rebound in 2009

    September 11, 2008
    According to a new study from SBI, current uses of titanium dioxide, including cosmetics, are keeping export levels robust. According to “The U.S. Market for Titanium Dioxide,” the value of titanium dioxide exports will grow 21% to $1.…


  • SDAs Outreach Efforts Honored

    September 11, 2008
    Educational and media outreach efforts by The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA) have been honored with a 2008 Associations Advance America Award of Excellence. The honor is given annually by the American Society of Association Executives to associ…


  • Jurlique Awards LOHAS Scholarships

    September 11, 2008
    Skin care company Jurlique and Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability (LOHAS) awarded 12 scholarships that enabled students in eco and green studies to attend the LOHAS conference in Boulder, CO, June 18-21. The goal of Jurlique LOHAS Scholarship is…


  • Cosmoprof NA Brings 25,000 to Las Vegas

    September 11, 2008
    Cosmoprof North America, held at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas July 13-15, featured 740 exhibiting companies (up from 700 in 2007) and attracted 25,000 attendees. As in years past, the event attracted many new and innovative brands in a…


  • Warner Graham, EES Cosmetic Solutions Forge Partnership

    September 11, 2008
    The Warner Graham Company, Cockeys-ville, MD, has forged a partnership with EES Cosmetic Solutions. In the accord, EES will support Warner Graham with sales and marketing of specialty chemicals from Warner Graham and Sasol in the cosmetic and person…


  • Tartes CEO Kelly Honored by Ernst & Young

    September 11, 2008
    Maureen Kelly, creator and chief executive officer of Tarte, Inc., has received the Metro New York Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2008 award in the retail and consumer services category. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who…


  • Fragrance Foundation To Honor Bloomingdales Gould

    September 11, 2008
    The Fragrance Foundation’s board of directors will honor Michael Gould, chairman and chief executive officer of Bloomingdale’s at this year’s Circle of Champions dinner on Oct. 7. More info: www.fragrance.org…


  • Sea-Land To Distribute Bioaugmentation Products

    September 11, 2008
    Sea-Land Chemical Company has been named a distributor of Bio-Systems International’s BioBugs product lines for bioaugmentation, strengthening Sea-Land’s portfolio of natural and biodegradable products for the U.S. household, industrial a…