• Akzo Nobel Launches Dissolvine M-40

    October 12, 2016
    New ingredient eases regulatory pressure on detergent makers.

  • New Surfactant Data and Ingredient for Croda

    October 3, 2016
    Croda International unveiled new data on Cithrol 10GTIS that addresses and meets consumer needs for pollution protection.  According to the company, Cithrol 10GTIS now offers high-performance removal of particulate matter in addition to its alre…

  • BASF’s Newest Brand Is Colors & Effects

    October 3, 2016
    BASF recently launched its Colors & Effects brand, bundling BASF’s global pigments business. The new brand encompasses BASF’s distinct colorants and effect pigments portfolio, and serves customers across five key industries, including…

  • Innospec Buys Huntsman Unit; Inks Deal with Whole Foods

    October 3, 2016
    Innospec Inc. will buy the European personal care and home care business of Huntsman Corp. Based in Belgium with manufacturing sites in France, Italy and Spain, the business employs approximately 430 people and has sales revenue of around $230 millio…

  • Find That Ingredient Quickly with Tri-K

    October 3, 2016
    Tri-K Industries, a global manufacturer of beauty and personal care specialty ingredients, has completely redesigned its website. According to the company, the new website exemplifies Tri-K’s commitment to stay ahead of the curve in the ever-gr…

  • Rivertop Renewables’ Sodium Glucarate Makes EPA SCIL List

    October 3, 2016
    Rivertop Renewables reports that its sodium glucarate produced by the company’s breakthrough oxidation technology has been listed on the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Safer Chemicals Ingredients List (SCIL). Chemicals on the SCIL h…

  • Ashland Introduces ChromoHance 113

    October 3, 2016
    Ashland’s ChromoHance 113 polymer (INCI: Polyquaternium-113) is a new technology for shampoos and conditioners that shields oxidative color-treated hair from surfactant stripping. ChromoHance 113 polymer is compatible with most hair care formul…

  • Sonneborn Taps AAK for Active Emoillient

    October 3, 2016
    The latest launch at Sonneborn is Shea XP Active Base Emollient made with AAK Shea Technology. According to the company, Sonneborn and AAK have combined expertise to create a new advanced ingredient: shea functionalized petrolatum, composed of a high…

  • Wacker Technology For Hair Care and Makeup

    October 3, 2016
    Wacker has developed a patented new technology with a phenyl modified silicone fluid. Belsil PF 200 (INCI: PEG/PPG-20/20 phenylisopropyl caprylyl dimethicone) is self-dispersible in water and is said to provide multiple benefits for personal care…

  • Instant Skin Tightener from Soliance

    August 5, 2016
    Easyliance reduces the appearance of wrinkles

  • Science Meets Nature at Schülke

    August 1, 2016
    Consumers want products that are effective, but are also safe and sustainable. According to schülke, euxyl K940 bridges the gap between science and nature to be the perfect protection for formulations. The best of both worlds, euxyl K 940 from s…

  • Acme-Hardesty To Distribute Temix Oleo Ingredients in US

    August 1, 2016
    emix Oleo SRL and Acme-Hardesty, a division of Jacob Stern & Sons, have signed a letter of intent for Acme-Hardesty to distribute Temix Oleo products in the US. Acme-Hardesty will promote and sell Temix Oleo specialty esters and specialty oleoche…

  • Active Base from Sonneborn Ideal for Personal Care

    August 1, 2016
    Shea XP active base emollient is a biofunctional, naturally-inspired petrolatum with shea functionality. Made with AAK’s shea technology, Shea XP is said to deliver a biofunctional concentration of shea triterpene esters within an aesthetically…

  • AAK’s Golden Wax For Candle Melts

    August 1, 2016
    AAK now offers Golden Wax botanical oil-based wax for wax melts. According to the company, this soy-based wax offers excellent color vibrancy and consistent fragrance holding qualities. It is also free of bloom and frosting, and features a superior,…

  • ClariSilk and ClariSoft By Inolex Smoothes Hair

    July 1, 2016
    Inolex is touting the conditioning benefits of ClariSilk and ClariSoft. According to the company, these “next generation” conditioning polymers for hair care are ideal for the mass market—especially 2-in-1 products. The multifunc…