Darrin Duber-Smith, MS, MBA, Contributing Writer and Gregory Black, PhD, Contributing Writer September 15, 2011 Greening your business may be easier than you think…but how green? Well, that’s another story.
Tom Branna, Editorial Director August 29, 2011 Developed markets may be teetering on recession, but demand for surfactants remains steady. In fact, demand is downright buoyant in countries such as Brazil, Russia, India, China and the rest of Southeast Asia.
Tom Branna, Editorial Director August 29, 2011 Inolex Chemical offers personal care and household product formulators a novel chelating technology to prevent the growth of A. niger and make a variety of consumer-friendly claims.
Christine Esposito, Associate Editor August 11, 2011 In a perfume market that’s more crowded than ever, the bottle’s design must attract attention and communicate with the consumer. Happi asked leading fragrance marketers and those involved in the scent’s creation to dish about their work, and how the packaging provides a great starting point to the sensory experience that awaits the user.
Tom Branna, Editorial Director July 7, 2011 Not to mention wrinkles and age spots. The mapping of the human genome is creating new opportunities for cosmetic chemists to create effective formulas for a variety of personal care problems.
Gary A. Neudahl, The HallStar Company July 6, 2011 A skin care product works best when it is uniformly distributed over the stratum corneum, remains within the confines of the stratum corneum and retains its chemical integrity for the duration of use. A HallStar researcher offers some suggestions on how to protect skin from UV, water loss and other maladies.
Tom Branna, Editorial Director July 6, 2011 When the Great Recession was raging, consumers began to pull back from making green purchases. Industry observers insist that these shoppers are coming back, but who gets to decide what's green and what isn't?