Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • EMD Adds Magic Blue To Line of Pigments

    Hawthorne, NY-based EMD Chemicals,Inc. introduced Miraval 5424 Magic Blue to its line of brilliant pigments, which combines blue reflections and intense sparkle to create various colored rainbow highlights. It is highly transparent and opens up imme…
    12.09.05

  • Maybrook Launches Conditioning Protein

    Northvale, NJ-based Maybrook, a Tri-K company, launched Barla-Tein Pro, an oligosaccharide-protein complex that provides a dual conditioning action to protect, soften and moisturize. It is derived from golden barley grain, which contains naturally oc…
    12.09.05

  • Charkit Offers Yeast Form of CoQ10

    Charkit Chemical Corporation, Darien, CT, offers Coenzyme Q10+ GPM, a yeast form of CoQ10 developed by Pharmachem Laboratories that is said to demonstrate greater effectiveness than CoQ10 as a natural compound that provides UV damage protection…
    12.09.05

  • Uniqema Introduces New Phospholipid Technology

    Uniqema introduced Arlasilk Phospholipid PTM, a new technology created to support the formulation of mild personal care products where a need exists to minimize the use of preservatives in formulation. The all-new phospholipids deliver the benefits o…
    12.09.05

  • Frutarom Offers New Ingredients

    Frutarom USA Inc. now offers specialty ingredients such as Alguard, a multifunctional anti-inflammatory and anti-aging ingredient; Origanox, a highly versatile antioxidant and Lactice, a long lasting, odorless cooling ingredient. In other news, Fruta…
    12.09.05

  • Global Seven Launches Lanolin Replacement

    Global Seven introduced Global 4075, a light color, low odor liquid consisting of a blend of glyceryl esters. The vegetable-derived replacement for lanolin melts at body temperature and is highly effective in anhydrous, non-polar systems. More info:…
    12.09.05

  • Grain Processing Offers Modified Starches

    Grain Processing Corporation, Muscatine, IA, offers two modified starches for skin and hair care products. Pure-Gel thickens and stabilizes creams, lotions, shave products and cleansers at a wide range of pH; and Zeina products can form a water-solub…
    12.09.05

  • Sabinsa Launches Green Coffee Bean Extract

    Sabinsa Corporation, Piscataway, NJ, launched Chlorogenic Acid 60%, which is extracted from green coffee beans. Chlorogenic acid and other caffeoyl esters are among the most potent free radical scavengers found in plant tissues, according to the comp…
    12.09.05

  • Silab Introduces Three New Products

    Silab is developing its range of hair care active ingredients with the launch of three new products. Anageline is an anti-hair loss active ingredient that improves vascularization of the hair follicle; Denoxyline is an antioxidant designed to preserv…
    12.09.05

  • Angus Offers New Buffer

    Buffalo Grove, IL-based Angus Chemical Company introduces AMPD Ultra PC, a globally compliant buffer for eye care products in the personal care and cosmetics industry. AMPD Ultra PC buffer was developed specifically to meet the product safety require…
    12.09.05

  • Zschimmer & Schwarz Launches Zetesol ZN

    Zschimmer & Schwarz has published a new brochure that details the benefits of Zetesol ZN, an alkyl ether sulfate with applications in deodorants, dandruff control products and more. More info: www.zschimmer-schwarz.de.…
    12.09.05

  • Arkema Launches Range of Powders

    Orgasol Touch from Arkema is a comprehensive range of polymide 12 ultra-fine powders suitable for the formulation of skin care preparations and sunscreen products. The powders significantly enhance the texture and application of skin care products be…
    12.09.05

  • Interpolymer Offers Bimodal Polymers

    Canton, MA-based Interpolymer Corporation introduced Syntran PC 5112 for use in soft hold hair styling aids, Syntran 5107 for use in hard hold hair styling aids and Syntran 5117 for use in aerosol applications. Interpoly- mer’s bimodal technolo…
    12.09.05

  • Cognis Offers Wax Alternative

    Cognis Care Chemicals introduced Cutina PES, an alternative to standard consistency waxes that builds up the necessary viscosity and ability in o/w emulsions with both ionic and nonionic emulsifier systems. It also provides a pleasant, non-waxy feel…
    12.09.05

  • Carrington Laboratories Offers Aloe Ingredient

    Carrington Laboratories, Inc., Irving, TX, offers Hydrapol, a patented polysaccharide composed of an acetylated polydispersed linear mannan that is obtained from organically-grown aloe vera L. The acetylated mannans deliver a boost to the skin’…
    12.09.05

  • Eckart Introduces Special Effect Pigments

    Eckart Cosmetic Colours, LLC introduced Metalure Prismatic dispersions for nail polish. The very thin aluminum platelets with a holographic structure produce appealing rainbow effects and offer multiple design variations in combinations with absorpti…
    12.09.05

  • Sartorius Introduces System Controller

    Hamburg, Germany-based Sartorius introduced the new MIX-X5 system controller, which has been specially designed to support the International Food Standard (IFS) for the food industry in manual batching processes. IFS is a standardized audit reporting…
    12.09.05

  • Clariant Develops Silicone For Hair Color Retention

    Clariant Functional Chemicals Division, Charlotte, NC, developed a new self-emulsifying amino-functional silicone for personal care applications. SilCare Silicone SEA offers benefits in rinse-off and leave-on applications for hair and skin. A key ben…
    12.09.05