Supplier's Corner


  • Silgel Launches Non-Dusting Desiccant Canister

    UK-based Silgel Packaging LTD introduces Dri-Mac, a new type of patented desiccant canister that is 100% non-dusting and has been designed to meet the high specification drying and packaging needs of pharmaceutical companies. The non-toxic canister c…
    12.09.05

  • Sandler AG Offers New Developments in Wipes

    Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach an der Saale, Germany, introduces new developments in the spunlace Sawatex family for baby wipes, wipes for the cosmetic industry, special hygiene products and household and all-purpose wipes. The company offers nonwov…
    12.09.05

  • GPC Offers Family of Starches

    Grain Processing Corporation (GPC), Muscatine, IA, features the Spress family of pregelatinized corn starches NF. The solubility of these starches allows all types of granulations to be produced with ease. Spress B825 is a binder for fluid bed, cont…
    12.09.05

  • Ciba Introduces Polymers For Ethnic Hair Care Products

    he Salcare range of rheology modifiers from Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Inc. provides multi-functional benefits to the hair. The water-swellable thickeners provide clear gels and hydrogels, while their sheer thinning behavior provides good “rub i…
    12.09.05

  • Interpolymer Introduces Olefin Graft Polymers

    Interpolymer Corp., Canton, MA, introduces two new olefin graft polymers—Syntran PC 5208 and EX-105. According to company executives, the polymers improve color fastness, strength, volume, luster, comb-out, gloss and thermal restorative capabil…
    12.09.05

  • Sud-Chemie Introduces Nonionic Thickeners

    Sud-Chemie introduced Pure Thix nonionic associative thickeners. Recent tests have shown color retention, conditioning and salt tolerance benefits in addition to providing viscosity and emulsion stability for hair care products. Enhanced SPF can be o…
    12.02.05

  • International Sourcing Partners With ProdHyg/Leticc

    International Sourcing, Inc. of Franklin Lakes, NJ has partnered with Prod’Hyg/Leticc of Houdan, France as the exclusive distributor to North American markets for the Prod’Hyg line of innovative cosmetic ingredients. Prod’Hyg has be…
    12.02.05

  • Symrise Research Confirms Anti-Irritant Plant Extracts

    The research team at Symrise has succeeded in proving the anti-irritant efficacy of several plant extracts via screening on human skin cells. The plants with the greatest potential were investigated to determine their ability to suppress the producti…
    12.02.05

  • Lonza Launches Geogard Ultra Cosmetic Preservatives

    Lonza, Allendale, NJ, announced the launch of Geogard Ultra, a new product to meet increased demand for alternative cosmetic preservatives. With growing concerns over traditional preservatives such as parabens, Geogard Ultra provides a single solutio…
    12.02.05

  • Silicone-Based Thickener Offers Multiple Formulation Benefits

    The new Dow Corning RM 2051 Thickening Agent is a ready-to-use polymer in a silicone base that thickens and emulsifies, while imparting recognized silicone properties such as smoothness without a greasy or tacky feel. Available from Dow Corning&rsq…
    12.02.05

  • Express Tubes Offers Product Catalog

    Express Tubes, Inc., Kent, WA, is offering a catalog of its products. The two-sided fact sheet includes information on the dimensions of the company’s aluminum cans, bottles and tubes. More info: Website: www.expresstubes.com; E-mail: aluminum@…
    12.02.05

  • Beraca Launches Skin Care System

    Designed for the skin’s health and good feeling, Beracare ARS Body System from Beraca is a 100% natural product that contains plant active ingredients originating from seed oils native of the Amazon region. With anti-oxidant and anti-aging acti…
    12.02.05

  • Sharpics Presents Product for Photography

    The D-Flector, a new product from Sharpics of San Diego, CA, resembles a briefcase that opens into a portable photography studio with a seamless white background. It can be used to create web pages, publications, marketing materials, newsletters, gra…
    12.02.05

  • Rohm and Haas Introduces Thickener For Surfactant-Based Products

    The new Aculyn 38 rheology modifier is more than just a thickener. The microgel structure of Aculyn 38 rheology modifier enables clarity and suspension of particles of all sizes in surfactant-based formulations. Available in an easy-to-use liquid for…
    12.02.05

  • Latest Arrivals from WWP

    World Wide Packaging has created a new product catalog. The products range from plastic mass market cases to sophisticated all-metal cases for lipstick, lip gloss and mascara. Other products include eyeliner containers and compacts, pots, jars, bottl…
    12.02.05

  • Supplier's Corner

    Sud-Chemie Introduces Nonionic Thickeners Sud-Chemie introduced Pure Thix nonionic associative thickeners. Recent tests have shown color retention, conditioning and salt tolerance benefits in addition to providing viscosity and emulsion stability fo…
    12.02.05

  • Tagra Launches a Form Of Stable Licorice Extract

    Tagra Biotechnologies introduces Tagranat Licorice 1, a form of stable licorice extract. The product allows formulators to benefit from the whitening activity of licorice extract without the color development disadvantage associated with “naked…
    11.22.05

  • Filamatic Introduces New Packaging System

    Filamatic’s new Mini-Monobloc Filling system is a packaging system for the pharmaceutical, diagnostic and biotech industries. It utilizes advanced servo controls and provides a simple and cost-effective method for small production liquid fillin…
    11.22.05

  • Zschimmer & Schwarz Offers Clear Choice

    Zetesap C 11 from Zschimmer & Schwarz is a hot melt base for transparent cleansing bars. It features excellent transparency, good rinsability, versatility, ease of use and vegetable-based ingredients. The hot melt product lends itself to the crea…
    11.22.05

  • Monoi Institute Offers Inspirational Guides

    The Monoi Institute initiated a series of original inspirational guides designed to stimulate the imagination of product developers. Each guide explores a market segment and offers product concepts along with sample formulas. So far, the company has…
    11.22.05