Supplier's Corner


  • Fleissner Introduces New Machinery at Techtextil

    German company Fleissner GmbH will deliver information about newly developed machinery for nonwovens, textiles and man-made fiber production during Techtextil North America, March 30-April 1 in Atlanta. The company also builds high-performance plant…
    11.15.05

  • Krss Supplies Drop Shape Analysis System

    Krüss GmbH, Hamburg, Germany, offers the DSA100 contact angle measuring system. The system delivers flexible sample size and a flexible measuring technique. More than 3000 different combinations are available from the DSA100 building block syste…
    11.15.05

  • Florida Chemical Markets New Cleaning Solvents

    Winter Haven, FL-based Florida Chemical Company introduced new cleaning solvents said to replace petrochemical-based chemicals used in household and personal care formulations. Derived from citrus peels and soybeans, CitruSoy offers safety in use a…
    11.15.05

  • Cognis Unveils Advanced Rinse Aids

    Cognis, Düsseldorf, Germany, offers enhanced Dehypon rinse aids for multifunctional automatic dish detergents (ADDs). Dehypon rinse aids are not dispersed until the rinse phase, allowing the formulation of multifunctional detergents that give…
    11.15.05

  • Innovative Gelled Esters From Penreco

    Penreco added to its Versagel MP series. New in the series are Versagel MP750 and MP1600. Versagel MP is based on isopropyl palmitate. Company executives said Versagel MP products give skin a drier, more comfortable feel and add occlusivity, which pr…
    11.15.05

  • New Pump Brochure From Netzsch Inc.

    The Nemo pump division of Netzsch Inc. offers a newly-designed Nemo Standard Close Coupled Pump series brochure. The full-color brochure details features of Nemo's close coupled pumps, engineering principles, dimensional drawings, general output capa…
    11.15.05

  • Aquaxyl is New From Seppic

    Seppic introduced Aquaxyl, a moisturizing and restructuring active ingredient. According to company executives, Aquaxyl boosts water reserves to improve epidermal water content. Trans-epidermal water loss is reduced after one month of treatment, and…
    11.15.05

  • Jarchem Expands Shea Butter Line

    Newark, NJ-based Jarchem Industries introduced Lipex Sheasoft, a specially developed shea butter for body butter products and delicate cosmetic formulations. Lipex Sheasoft, derived from native shea butter, improves temperature and crystalization s…
    11.15.05

  • Unicep Packaging Adds New Machinery

    Unicep Packaging, Sandpoint, ID, added a full line of state-of-the-art, pharmaceutical-grade Ross-Olsa mixers. The wider range of mixing capabilities allows customers to run batch sizes from five to 1000L, executives said. The equipment includes a…
    11.15.05

  • Quaternary Silk Protein From McIntyre Group

    McIntyre Group, University Park, IL, launched MackproPlus Silk-C, a cationic conditioner derived from coconut oil and hydrolyzed silk protein. Benefits imparted by MackproPlus Silk-C include hair strengthening, moisture retention, enhanced gloss…
    11.14.05

  • Interpolymer Introduces Two New Polymers

    Canton, MA-based Interpolymer Corp. offers two new polymers for peroxide-containing carpet-cleaning products. Syntran 4022 boosts a liquid carpet cleaner’s ability to loosen and remove dirt particles, executives said. Syntran 4020 encapsul…
    11.14.05

  • Sabinsa Offers Weight-loss Phytonutrient

    Sabinsa, Piscataway, NJ, offers Citrin 65 for weight management support. The ingredient is a calcium salt of 65% (-) hydroxycitric acid. More info: (732) 771-1111; Fax: (732) 777-1443; Website: www.sabinsa.com.…
    11.14.05

  • Silicone Quat from Degussa

    The Degussa Care Specialties business unit developed Tego Polish Additive Q 70, a liquid silicone quat that imparts surface gloss without causing buildup. It can be dissolved directly in aqueous or oily phases. More info: Goldschmidt AG, (49) 201-173…
    11.14.05

  • Lonza Expands Portfolio With Three New Products

    Lonza Inc., Fair Lawn, NJ, has added three new products to its portfolio. Glycacil SG is an EPA-registered preservative. Company executives called Glycacil SG the next generation idopropynyl butylcarbamate and the most advanced preservative of its…
    11.14.05

  • Cromptons Urethanes Business Introduces Witcobond W-290HSC

    The urethanes business of Crompton Corp., Middlebury, CT, introduced Witcobond W-290HSC. The high-solids content, waterborne polyurethane dispersion exhibits outstanding yellowing resistance when subjected to end-use processing temperatures up to 140…
    11.14.05

  • National Starch PC Launches Dermacryl AQF

    National Starch Personal Care launched Dermacryl AQF Film Forming polymer to provide water resistance and maintain high SPF in emulsion sun care products. The technology provides manufacturers with broad formulation versatility based on its compatib…
    11.14.05

  • Iso Oleyl Alcohols New from Jarchem

    Newark, NJ-based Jarchem has expanded its portfolio with Jarcol Iso Oleyl Alcohols. The economical, vegetable-derived alcohols have mild odor and relatively low freezing points. Jarchem executives said Iso Oleyl Alcohols combine the benefits of u…
    11.14.05

  • Bio-Botanica Inc. Launches Fruitanicals

    Fruitanicals, a new line of fruit ingredients for the natural personal care market, has been introduced by Bio-Botanica Inc., Hauppauge, NY. The line includes guava, papaya, mango, fig, passionfruit, orange peel, cucumber and grapeseed. The ingre…
    11.14.05

  • Solvay Chemicals Publishes Polyglycerols Pamphlet

    “Polyglycerols in Personal Care,” a new informative publication from Solvay Chemicals, Houston, TX, details the performance and formulation benefits of Solvay’s polyglycerols in personal care products. Among the topics covered in…
    11.14.05

  • Ciba Develops New Class Of Stabilizer Technology

    Ciba Specialty Chemicals developed a new class of stabilizer technology that is said to increase the shelf life of cosmetic and household products. Excited State Quencher technology (ESQ) out-performs existing stabilizers, which simply absorb UV-li…
    11.14.05