Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • Dow Corning Formulations Enhance Sensory Experiences

    Dow Corning introduces Sensation-prototype formulations developed to promote total health, well-being and emotional restoration. The latest line of innovative solutions from the Experience the Difference program is designed to enhance the total senso…
    11.22.05

  • Ciba Offers Functional Silicone for Hair Care

    Tinocare Si A1 from Ciba is a reactive aminofunctionalized silicone polymer that provides intensive conditioning. These silicones are substantive to the hair surface due to their mild cationic properties. According to company executives, Tinocare Si…
    11.22.05

  • Tri-K Introduces Anti-Aging Ingredient

    Tri-K Industries, Northvale, NJ, introd- uces Amiporine from Alban Muller International. The restructuring active ingredient restores water circulation in the skin, thus preventing aging, according to company executives. It rehabilitates the natural…
    11.22.05

  • FiberVisions Introduces New Absorbent Fiber for Wipes

    Denmark based-FiberVisions’ HY-Entangle WA has all the properties of polypropylene, such as low density, the ability to bond and be embossed and has resistance toward acids and alkalis. The new fiber also has the ability to retain liquids. The…
    11.22.05

  • Lee Industries Introduces New Mini Valves

    The fluid transfer division of Lee Industries, Inc., Philipsburg, PA, offers fractional size in-line, two- and three-way divert Fluid-Flow ball valves. The mini valves are precision made of T-316 stainless steel and are designed for corrosion-resis…
    11.22.05

  • DSM Introduces Ingredient For Oral Care Products

    With its patented technology, DSM Nutritional Products, Inc., Parsippany, NJ, extracted the major active component from green tea—epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG)—and created the natural compound Teavigo. Teavigo contains a minimum of 94%…
    11.22.05