Supplier's Corner


  • Zschimmer & Schwarz Launches New Products

    For syndet bar formulations, Zschimmer & Schwarz offer Zetesap 813. It is based on a combination of disodium fatty alcohol sulphosuccinate and sodium coconut fatty alcohol sulphate. It’s very mild, smooth and provides excellent lather. Zete…
    12.09.05

  • CP Kelco Offers New Xanthan Gum

    CP Kelco offers Keltrol CG-SFT, a xanthan gum grade providing especially smooth flow. It is designed to have low extensional viscosity, thus preventing any perception of stringiness, for example in sun care products. These benefits come in add…
    12.09.05

  • Optima Provides Packaging Solutions for Wipes Tubs

    Optima has completed a fully automatic packaging solution for wet wipes in plastic tubs. The wipes can be placed in the tubs as bulk stacks or prepackaged stacks in plastic bags. An upstream converter cuts, folds and stacks the wipes, which are then…
    12.09.05

  • Saint-Gobain Introduces Laser Marked Tubing

    Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics introduced Sani-Tech STHT-C Laser Marked Tubing, a platinum-cured, ultra-pure, biopharmaceutical tubing with permanent laser marking that can provide improved lot traceability without the risk of extractables or code…
    12.09.05

  • Jeen Releases Formulary Catalog

    Jeen International Corp. released Pure Formulating Jeenius, a collection of formulating ideas for hair care, color cosmetics, skin care and sun care. Specialty products listed in detail include Jeesilc silicone gels, Jeesperse specialty dispersions,…
    12.09.05

  • Chemir Offers Custom Formulations

    Chemir Analytical Services is offering custom formulation services. Chemir Analytical Services, a non-routine independent analytical laboratory, helps innovative manufacturers of cosmetics, personal care products and pharmaceuticals develop new formu…
    12.09.05

  • Beraca Promotes Biodiversity Oils

    Beraca’s Rain Forest Specialties line of butters and vegetable oils are derived from the buriti, urucum, andiroba, Para chestnut (Brazil nut), copaiba, passion fruit, cupuaçu, ucuuba and muru-muru. They are produced at the factory of Bel…
    12.09.05

  • Lonzagard Receives European Regulatory Approval

    Lonza has received regulatory approval for one of its antimicrobial products, Lonzagard Benzethonium Chloride as a cosmetic preservative for leave-on personal care products. Benzethonium Chloride was previously approved for rinse-off products. A Lonz…
    12.09.05

  • Dow Corning Adds New Hair Care Solutions

    Dow Corning 5-7070 Si Amino Elastomer Emulsion provides enhanced heat protection, shine, and ease in wet and dry combing when used in styling aid and fixative products, as well as rinse-off products such as shampoos and conditioners. It is available…
    12.09.05

  • Aqualon Publishes Personal Care Guide

    Aqualon has released Products for Personal Care, a guide to the company’s latest personal care polymer chemicals, such as Natrosol, OptiCel, Klucel and PrimaFlo. More info: (800) 345-0447; Website: www.aqualon.com.…
    12.09.05

  • Girindus Launches Skin Lightener, Protectant

    New from Girindus is GirLite deoxyArbutin (da 100), a skin-lightening agent functioning via tyrosinase inhibition. GirLite (da 100) can be used in products to even out skin tones and to treat pigmentation disorders such as freckles, age spots, pregna…
    12.09.05

  • R.T. Vanderbilt Introduces Veegum Pure

    R.T. Vanderbilt has introduced Veegum Pure magnesium aluminum silicate, a stabilizing agent specially processed for natural/organic skin care products. Veegum Pure conforms to USP/NF monograph for magnesium aluminum silicate- type IA and Food Chemica…
    12.09.05

  • BASF Offers New Ingredients

    BASF has added T-Lite microfine titanium dioxide to its sunscreen ingredient portfolio. T-Lite is a transparent ultraviolet light filter manufactured by Sakai Chemical of Japan, and is compatible and stable in various oils. The company also launched…
    12.09.05

  • Plant-Derived Product Guide from Aldivia

    Aldivia has released Plants and Innovation, a guide to the company’s selection of plant-derived personal care oils extracted from lipid rich seeds or fruit. Focus is on products such as Maruline, Viamerine, Viatenza and Ubuntu. More info: (33…
    12.09.05

  • Croda Offers Solutions For Skin & Hair Problems

    Edison, NJ-based Croda, Inc. launched Crodabond CSA, which is specifically engineered to seal hair cuticles that have been damaged from coloring, bleaching, perming or thermal straightening. An oligo ester derived from sebacic acid and hydrogenated c…
    12.09.05

  • Pentapharm Introduces Anti-Wrinkle Active

    Basel, Switzerland-based Pentapharm launched Syn-Ake, a new anti-wrinkle active compound based on a synthetic tripeptide that mimics the effect of Waglerin-1, a peptide that is found in the venom of the Trimeresurus Wagleri snake that reportedly bloc…
    12.09.05

  • Degussa Publishes Catalog And Launches New Products

    Degussa Goldschmidt’s Home Care business has published a new, updated catalog of products containing in-depth information on the company’s home care product line, including trade names, chemical descriptions and recommended product applic…
    12.09.05

  • Polysciences Offers Non-ionic Monomer

    Polysciences, Inc., Warrington, PA, introduced the new N- (N-BOC-aminopropyl) methacrylamide monomer, the first commercially available solvent-soluble blocked primary amine monomer. The monomer makes it easier for chemists, biochemists and materials…
    12.09.05

  • Eastman Offers New Scented Pebbles

    Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN, has added the new Eastman Café coffee-scented cellulosic pebble to its Material Difference sampling program, which launched earlier this year. The scented cellulosic materials give designers the opport…
    12.09.05

  • BASF Offers New Hair Styling Polymer

    BASF introduced Luviquat Supreme, a hair styling polymer for mousse formulations that delivers stiffness and hold, as well as excellent curl retention. It is the latest in a series of hair care polymers to be introduced by the company in the past two…
    12.09.05