Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • A Total Package

    Anomatic Inc., Newark, OH, offers a “to- tal package” of anodizing, metal stamping and decorating for the cosmetics industry. Anomatic executives said anodizing, a process by which an oxide coating is formed on aluminum, provides a corr…
    11.14.05

  • Lubrizol Unveils AMPS

    Wickliffe, OH-based Lubrizol Corp. now offers a granular form of the AMPS (2-acrylamido-2-methylpropane sulfonic acid) monomer, replacing the powdered form. The granular form improves workplace conditions by reducing dust emissions in the air, result…
    11.14.05

  • Clinical Results Peptide

    l OxyPeptide promotes respiration and oxy- gen consumption at the cellular level, according to executives at Clinical Results Inc., St. Petersburg, FL. The cosmeceutical technology stimulates cell turnover by 25% in only two weeks, company executive…
    11.14.05

  • Dermacryl Polymers Offer

    Dermacryl 79 offers better options for manufacturing sunscreen emulsions, according to National Starch and Chemical executives. Tests completed by the company showed that a pre-slurry prepared prior to the introduction to the water phase significant…
    11.14.05

  • New Ingredients from Croda

    Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, introduced new ingredients for hair and skin care. Crodamol STS is a new emollient ester said to be “superior to silicone.” The ester delivers good shine and feel characteristics, is non-volatile, safer to use…
    11.14.05

  • Total Bottle Cost Reduction

    time to market and improve sales of packaged consumer brands, executives said. Ampacet is the only masterbatch supplier that combines color innovation with cost reduction. “TBCR is a truly comprehensive approach that addresses all aspects of b…
    11.14.05

  • Nova Software Makes

    Nova Technology Corp. introduced XPRT XPRT software to increase efficiency of data collection with Nova’s DPM 9003. The software is compatible with Windows 2000 and 98 platforms with integration to Microsoft Excel. DPM 9003 is a portable electr…
    11.14.05

  • Abitec

    Abitec Expands Line Of Lactylate Esters l Capmul S10L is the newest lactylate ester from Abitec Corp. Capmul S10L complements the company’s other lactylates, Capmul S12L and Capmul S18L. The emulsifiers are food grade and applicable for the…
    11.14.05

  • Netzschs Pump Division

    Exton, PA-based Netzsh Inc.’s pump division offers a new comprehensive catalog of its positive displacement pump product line. The 28-page catalog lists the advantages and benefits of Netzsch’s vertical, sanitary, close coupled and standa…
    11.14.05

  • Ciba Develops Glass

    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) outperforms existing stabilizers, which simply absorb UV-light…
    11.14.05

  • Dibasic Ester from DuPont

    Wilmington, DE-based DuPont Textiles & Interiors (DTI) Specialty Intermediates introduced a new dibasic ester, DBE-LVP, for consumer product applications in the U.S. The DBE-LVP is tailored to meet both California's low vapor pressure/volatile o…
    11.14.05

  • A New Catalog

    BioChemica International, Satellite Beach, FL, offers a 12-page full color catalog of exotic raw materials. The catalog provides information on the company’s latest offerings of exotic butters and oils for cosmetics, toiletries and pharmaceutic…
    11.14.05

  • Six Percent Hydrox

    CreAgri Inc., Hayward, CA, is marketing olive juice polyphenols as a novel class of antioxidants. Hydroxytyrosol is the primary olive juice-derived polyphenol with the highest free radical protection reported for an antioxidant compound, registe…
    11.14.05

  • Nectapure Helps Fight

    Nectapure, a new ingredient from Alpa- flor, Basel, Switzerland, is said to treat “city stress.” Nectapure is a standardized extract that combines the anti-oxidative stress and anti-pollution properties of Buddleja davidii and Thymus v…
    11.14.05

  • Tri-K Launches

    Tri-K Industries, Northvale, NJ, introduced two new products. Biobase SMC is from the New Paradigm Technologies division. It is an extremely mild cleansing system developed to provide cosmetic formulators with a tool to meet consumers’ demand…
    11.14.05

  • BAYREPEL INSECT REPELLANT

    ● Bayrepel is an active substance tailored to the olfactory system of insects and is the first compound to overcome the disadvantages of traditional repellants, according to executives at Bayer Chemicals. It offers protection against inse…
    11.14.05

  • Rona Launches

    ● Rona, the cosmetic business unit of EMD Chemicals Inc. in Hawthorne, NY, introduced Biron Liquid Silver, a highly lustrous bismuth oxychloride dispersion for cosmetic and personal care applications. Biron Liquid Silver gives a metallic-…
    11.14.05

  • Process Systems Supplies

    ● Process Systems and Equipment, a division of Lee Industries Inc., Philipsburg, PA, offers horizontal blenders from 25- to 5000 gallons in a choice of single ribbon, double-ribbon or paddle agitator. High-efficiency insulated heating or…
    11.14.05