Supplier's Corner


  • Bayer Renames Baysilone

    Leverkusen, Germany-based GE Bayer Silicones has renamed the recently launched Baysilone Fluid CF 1301 TP 3736 as Silshine 151. The new name reflects Silshine’s ability to provide shine to skin and hair care products as a result of its high ref…
    11.14.05

  • AMCO Unveils

    In response to the rising demand in recent months for the milk protein isolate, American Casein Company (AMCO) now manufactures the isolate ingredient at its facility in Burlington, NJ. AMCO manufactures milk protein isolate through a spray drying pr…
    11.14.05

  • New Natural Wax Jelly

    l Strahl & Pitsch, West Babylon, NY, introduced Natural Wax Jelly, a product formulated from all-natural waxes, and serves as an alternative to petroleum-based petrolatum. The jelly can be used as a base for lip balms, pomades or in a cream or lo…
    11.14.05

  • Hair Care CD-Rom

    l Dow Corning Corporation, Midland, MI, announced the release of its CD-Rom, “Hair Care Solutions with Dow Corning Silicones,” which provides a detailed perspective on silicone technology and its uses in hair care solutions. The CD-Rom is…
    11.14.05

  • Degussas New Brochure

    l Degussa’s Aerosil & Silanes business unit, Parsippany, NJ, has published a new brochure that outlines its Aerosil and Aeroperl fumed silica products for the personal care and cosmetics industries. The 24-page brochure provides technical i…
    11.14.05

  • Refined Polymoist Mask

    l Cognis, Düsseldorf, Germany, announced that it has further developed the quality of its Polymoist mask. The improved mask offers considerably higher tensile strength in dry, as well as wet conditions, making it easier to use. The mask contains…
    11.14.05

  • Rona/Merck Expands

    l Rona, the Hawthorne, NY-based cosmetic business unit of EMD Chemicals Inc., has introduced Xirona Nordic Sunset, an array of colors, including silver-green, silver-red and green-gold, which change according to the viewing angle. They consist of syn…
    11.14.05

  • Netzsch Nano Grinding in Agitator Bead Mills

    l Netzch, Exton, PA, has developed horizontal Agitator Bead Mills that are engineered to manufacture lighter, smaller, more resilient and stronger materials in a versatile high energy, high flow system design. The grinding is a top-down process, wher…
    11.14.05

  • A.M. Todd Introduces

    A.M. Todd Co., Kalamazoo, MI, released Applehenon, a natural blend of poly-phenols extracted from apples using a patented process developed by Asahi, one of Japan’s consumer product manufacturers. The product contains procyanidins, and has been…
    11.14.05

  • Strahl & Pitsch

    Strahl & Pitsch, West Babylon, NY, unveiled its latest skin care ingredient, Olive Butter. This all-natural product has the attributes of extra virgin olive oil, and serves as both an antioxidant and an emollient, executives said. Applications in…
    11.14.05

  • Croda Publishes Literature

    Croda Chemicals Europe, East Yorkshire, UK, has released a new product guide offering product ideas for air care, hand cleaner, fabric care, polish, hard surface cleaner, sanitizer, and wipe formulas. The application-focused data is presented in a ti…
    11.14.05

  • Private Label Nail Care

    The Pacific Foam division of UFP Technologies Inc., Georgetown, MA, manufactures private label nail care products. Pacific Foam can create custom logos and graphics on a full line of wood files, cushion files, buffers, sanding blocks, graphic print f…
    11.14.05

  • Goldschmidt Publishes Personal Care Product Catalog

    Goldschmidt Chemical Corp., a Hopewell, VA-based wholly owned subsidiary of Degussa, has published a new catalog detailing its personal care products, including organic and silicone based raw materials for personal care products and specialty additiv…
    11.14.05

  • Laminate Tube Closure

    Macco, Cleveland, OH, sought the assistance of Montebello Packaging to create an exclusive applicator/closure for the laminate tube of Macco’s Perfect Glue 1. The Flex Spread patent-pending applicator provides a ribbed, precision angled head, a…
    11.14.05

  • High-Solids Floor Finish Polymer

    l Interpolymer Corp., Canton, MA, introduced its new polymer, Megatran 248, for high-solids, high-speed buffable floor finishes with initial gloss and repairability. Due to high solids content, Megatran 248 formulations require fewer coats, have low…
    11.14.05

  • Lee Industries Offers

    Lee Industries Inc., Philipsburg, PA, offers complete custom pharmaceutical and bio-tech vessels made to specification under its process systems and equipment division. Units can be designed for pressures/vacuum applications, including specialized ag…
    11.14.05

  • New Butter and Oil

    International Cosmetic Science Center (ICSC), Lystrup, Denmark, has un-veiled Internal Stabilization, a method that stabilizes oils and butters internally from oxidation and degradation using the natural antioxidant properties of rosemary. It does no…
    11.14.05

  • New Soap Derived

    Chemysoap (INCI name: sodium astro-caryum murumuruate) contains sap-onified triglycerides of Astrocaryum palm trees found in the Amazonian rainforest. Test results indicate that Chemysoap improves sensory attributes, skin hydration and cutaneous barr…
    11.14.05

  • U.S. Cosmetics Introduces

    l Dayville, CT-based U.S. Cosmetics introduced two new polymeric spheres, Techpolymer ACX 806C (8-micron diameter) and Techpolymer ACX 1502C (15-micron diameter), for use as feel enhancers. The spheres, manufactured by Sekisui Plastics Co. Ltd., Toky…
    11.14.05

  • Cognis Launches New Polymers & Surfactants

    l Cognis Care Chemicals, Ambler, PA, recently introduced Eumulgin HPS high performance solubilizer for easy incorporation of lipophilic substances, Cosmedia SP sensorial skin care polymer, Plantapon APG surfactant, Plant-apon S mild protein surfactan…
    11.14.05