Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • RJL & Co. Introduces Two New Ingredients

    RJL & Co., Bayonne, NJ, has introduced Finathax 6218, an amine-free, non-ionic thickener, and Dermogel, a glyceryl polyacrylate transparent gel. Finathix 6218 can be used as a viscosity builder, thickening agent, emulsifier and solubilizer. It…
    11.14.05

  • DuPont Markets Colorants, Dispersions

    DuPont has formed a new business unit to offer custom-formulated liquid colorants and fine particle dispersions to manufacturers in the plastics industry. The business, DuPont Specialty Colorants and Additives, will be a part of the company’s c…
    11.14.05

  • Bayliss Ranch Develops Allplant Essence

    Allplant Essence is a milder alternative to essential oils, according to executives at California-based Bayliss Ranch. The company uses a newly developed patent-pending extraction process to create each Allpant Essence, which can be used as bases…
    11.14.05

  • Computer Solutions For Cosmetic Chemists

    Advisance, Montesson, France, develops computer solutions for cosmetic laboratories. The company is offering two user-friendly products for cosmetic chemists. Coptis Lab is the software designed to manage formula development, tests, raw material…
    11.14.05

  • MGPs Omni-Smooth Delivers Natural Skin-Tightening

    Omni-Smooth, from MGP Ingredients Inc., Atchison, KS, is a unique protein fraction of wheat that is said to demonstrate outstanding skin-tightening and film-forming properties. Omni-Smooth is extracted from wheat gluten using MGP’s patented…
    11.14.05

  • Karlshamns Develops Lipex

    Karlshamns has developed Lipex Sheasoft for demanding body butters and delicate cosmetic formulations. Lipex Sheasoft is derived from pure native shea butter from the shea tree of sub-Saharan Africa, company executives said. This new quality shea but…
    11.14.05

  • Ciba Specialty Expands

    Switzerland-based Ciba Specialty Chemi-cal introduced Colibri Quick-Match 1.1, Colibri QC 1.0 quality control software and Colibri library services. Company executives said the introductions provide a new color matching solution for inks, paints and…
    11.14.05

  • The Right White Oil

    Chevron Superla white oils are versatile enough for the food processing, cosmetic, plastic, pharmaceutical and textile industries, according to company executives. Superla white oils are colorless, odorless and tasteless, are nearly chemically inert…
    11.14.05

  • U.S. Cosmetics & Miyoshi Kasei Unveil Powder La Vie

    U.S. Cosmetics Corp., Dayville, CT and Miyoshi Kasei, Saitama, Japan, introduced Powder La Vie for color cosmetics and skin care. The three-component composite offers a unique approach to controlling oil on the skin, company executives said. Conve…
    11.14.05

  • PKBs Cosmo Rotary Machine

    French company PKB offers the Cosmo bottom-up filling machine for a wide range of viscosities including water-based, oil-based, viscous, foamy and alcohol-based products. Sixteen ceramic pumps with membrane valves are installed for seal-free operatio…
    11.14.05