• Flexicon Offers Quicker Way To Manufacture Hairspray

    December 9, 2005
    Flexicon Ltd. designed, manufactured and installed a new enclosed system for Statestrong Ltd., a UK-based hairspray manufacturer, that improves product stability, increases throughput and eliminates dusting. It is comprised of a hydraulically operate…

  • Qosmedix Publishes New 2006 Catalog

    December 9, 2005
    Qosmedix, Edgewood, NY, published its 2006 catalog. The 312-page catalog was redesigned to give customers more information and make production selection easier, according to company executives. Color-coded sections include brief overviews of product…

  • RTD*Hallstar Introduces New Line of Esters

    December 9, 2005
    RTD*Hallstar, Hackettstown, NJ, launched a new line of environmentally friendly esters designed to help cosmetic manufacturers address consumers’ concerns about personal care formulations. Hallgreen esters are derived from renewable resources a…

  • Purac Offers Lactic Acid

    December 9, 2005
    Purac introduced two new lactic acids; Purac 88 is a highly efficient, cost-effective descaler specially developed for household and I&I cleaning. According to company executives, it is almost twice as effective as citric acid and outperforms gly…

  • Symrise Introduces Seaweed Extract

    December 9, 2005
    Cremogen Laminaria Saccharina from Symrise consists of a seaweed that is cultivated in the first Baltic Sea seaweed farm that is located in a nature preserve off the coast of Germany. It is rich in valuable ingredients and offers numerous application…

  • Zschimmer & Schwarz Offers New Material

    December 9, 2005
    Zschimmer & Schwarz, Lahnstein, Germany, introduced Protelan AG 11, a mild surfactant molecule developed for specific applications in performance personal care and medicated products. The new material is recommended for use in anti-dandruff formu…

  • New Invisiable Patch Launched by Salvona

    December 9, 2005
    DermaSal from Salvona Consumer Care, LLC., South Brunswick, NJ, is an invisible patch that delivers cosmetic and dermatological ingredients onto the skin, hair follicles and sebaceous glands. It can be utilized both dermally and transdermally. It is…

  • Induchem Offers Hyaluronic Acid Alternative

    December 9, 2005
    Induchem offers Unitamuron H-22, which contains ultra-purified high molecular weight polysachcharides in a clear, non-tacky solution. It offers formulators a cost effective, plant-derived alternative to hyaluronic acid. According to company executive…

  • Sun Chemical Expands Sunshine Effect Pigment Line

    December 9, 2005
    Sun Chemical Performance Pigments, The Netherlands, added several new products to its Sunshine color effect pigment line. The new pigments possess higher chroma, color purity and brightness that outshine traditional effect pigments, according to comp…

  • Rhodia Introduces Two Conditioning Polymers

    December 9, 2005
    Rhodia has enhanced its portfolio of hair and skin conditioning ingredients with the addition of two new polymers. Mirapol PQ-11 is a substantive cationic film-forming polymer that imparts hold, shine and gentle conditioning to the hair. It is recomm…

  • Dow Corning Offers Hair Care Emulsion

    December 9, 2005
    Dow Corning, Midland, MI, introduced 5-7070 Amino Elastomer Emulsion, a new hair care product that combines the benefits of amine emulsions and elastomers in one product. It provides enhanced heat protection, shine and ease in wet and dry combing whe…

  • Salvona Offers New Technology

    December 9, 2005
    Hydrosal technology from Salvona Consumer Care, Dayton, NJ, is a unique controlled release system consisting of nanospheres that are coated with a polymeric layer. The technology allows encapsulation of various functional ingredients, including fragr…

  • Cosmetochem Launches New Milky Emulsions

    December 9, 2005
    Herbamilk from Switzerland-based Cosmetochem International is a natural plant milk formulated with different plant extracts and oils to form stable milky emulsions. The emulsions are PEG-free and contain only plant-derived emulsifiers. Herbamilk cont…

  • Pentapharm Launches New Environmental Stress Protector

    December 9, 2005
    Pepha-Protect from Switzerland-based Pentapharm protects DNA from degradation caused by environmental stress. The active ingredient is a highly purified extract from citrullus lanatus, which is rich in polysaccharides and vitamins. The preventative e…

  • DSM Strengthens Sun Care Portfolio

    December 9, 2005
    DSM Nutritional Products, The Netherlands, has incorporated two widely used and well-accepted UV filters into the Parsol portfolio. Parsol EHS and Parsol HMS are globally approved UV filters that are attractive to formulators due to ease of use, comp…

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