Supplier's Corner


  • FKI Logistex Adds New Features To Vertical Carousel

    FKI Logistex has added new features to its 2100 and 2200 series vertical carousels—automated high-density small item storage and retrieval solutions. With a long history of success selling carousels for clean room applications in the semi…
    11.22.05

  • Symrise Research Introduces Alternative to Green Tea

    Symrise Research, Hamburg, Germany, conducted antioxidant efficacy tests of Neo-Extrapone organic rooibos and Neo-Extrapone organic green tea and concluded that both are equally effective antioxidants. Both ingredients belong to the Symrise range of…
    11.22.05

  • Amerchol Launches New Class of Polymers

    Amerchol Corporation, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, launched a new family of high viscosity quaternized hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC) conditioning polymers for personal care product applications. The polymers feature the addition of a smal…
    11.22.05

  • Ross Introduces Triple Shaft Mixer

    The new triple shaft Model VMC-2 VersaMix from Charles Ross and Son Company, Hauppauge, NY, is designed to provide maximum process flexibility to the user, company executives said. VersaMix was constructed using all type 304 stainless steel wetted pa…
    11.22.05

  • Cognis Introduces Active Powders

    Active Powders from Laboratoires Sérobiologiques (LS), a subsidiary of the Cognis Group, is a patented technology that facilitates the incorporation of water-soluble actives into many anhydrous cosmetic formulations, including pressed powders,…
    11.22.05

  • EMD Introduces Glittering Pigments

    EMD Chemicals, Inc., Hawthorne, NY, introduced Miraval KU 28, a new generation of glittering pigments that offer a wide range of color effects, according to company executives. Miraval is the first EMD pigment based on borosilicate platelets. The pur…
    11.22.05

  • ISP Introduces New Product and Technologies

    International Specialty Products (ISP), Wayne, NJ, introduced Optiphen Plus, the company’s second globally approved paraben-free and formaldehyde-free preservative. The preservative is designed specifically for use in lower pH systems. It is a…
    11.22.05

  • Solvay Offers New Brochure

    Solvay Chemicals, Inc., Houston, TX, is offering “Focusing on Consumer Products,” an eight-page brochure that reviews consumer product applications for hydrogen peroxide, caprolactones, polyglycerols, calcium and magnesium peroxides, prec…
    11.22.05

  • Ciba Specialty Launches New Product

    Switzerland-based Ciba Specialty Chemicals introduced Tinovis GTC, a product that enables the effective thickening of crystal clear gel and cosmetic emulsions. It was specially developed for use in a broad range of hair and skin care gel formulation…
    11.22.05

  • Theta Offers In-depth Analysis

    “Cosmeceuticals: Global Markets & Breakthrough Therapies,” the latest strategic resource from New York-based Theta Reports, provides readers with overviews of currently available products in the major cosmeceutical market segments, wo…
    11.22.05

  • Ross Slim System Accelerates Powder Induction

    Charles Ross & Son Company, Hauppauge, NY, offers a new in-line system to improve powder induction in a liquid stream. Unlike previous mixers designed for fast powder induction, the new Slim System requires no pump or eductor, which helps to simp…
    11.22.05

  • Perfect Sense Streamlines Fragrant Development Process

    Fragrance and flavor creator Mane has partnered with Pearlfisher, a branding/design consultancy, to form Perfect Sense, a solution that fuses fragrance creation, brand development and product marketing. It is designed to streamline and provide a whol…
    11.22.05

  • AES Develops Softer Thermoplastic Elastomer

    Akron, OH-based Advanced Elastomer Systems (AES), an affiliate of ExxonMobil Chemical Company, has developed a softer thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) that company executives said delivers the performance of a fully vulcanized elastomer but feels softer…
    11.22.05

  • AES Develops Softer Thermoplastic Elastomer

    Akron, OH-based Advanced Elastomer Systems (AES), an affiliate of ExxonMobil Chemical Company, has developed a softer thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) that company executives said delivers the performance of a fully vulcanized elastomer but feels softer…
    11.22.05

  • Crodas New Emollient Provides Tack Relief

    According to the results of a recent study conducted by Edison, NJ-based Croda, the company’s new emollient ester Crodamol STS provides “tack relief” to products. Croda executives said that formulators in the industry will benefit b…
    11.22.05

  • Dow Corning Launches New Hair Care Ingredients

    Dow Corning, Midland, MI, launched 5-7113 Silicone Quat microemulsion, created to provide multifunctional benefits. According to executives, the silicone quat protects hair from sources of moisture loss such as heat, provides extra volume and body an…
    11.22.05

  • PolyOne Corp. Expands Blow Molding Capabilities

    Cleveland, OH-headquartered PolyOne Corp. now offers six blow molding machines in the U.S., including a new monolayer machine for color matching in Arizona. PolyOne’s blow molding equipment eliminates the need for traditional line trials and in…
    11.22.05

  • Struktol Enters Personal Care Market with Perlastan

    Struktol Company, a leading producer of specialty additives for the rubber and plastics industry, has now entered the personal care market with its line of Perlastan sarcosine surfactants. Executives at the Stow, OH-based company said it plans to f…
    11.22.05

  • Interpolymers Film Formers Improve Cosmetic Performance

    Differentiated Film Formers (DFF) from Interpolymer Corp., Canton, MA, improve the performance of eyeliner, foundation and other film-forming cosmetics, according to company executives. The polymers are used by formulators to impart a balance of adhe…
    11.22.05

  • A Different Approach To Soapmaking

    Meccaniche Moderne, Italy, is making a difference with Soap Different. The Soap Different process removes the time-consuming washing stage from soapmaking using a new saponification process direct from oils, company executives said. The process and…
    11.22.05