Supplier's Corner


  • Polichem Introduces

    Lugano, Switzerland-based Polichem has developed a proprietary transungual technology that promotes nail hardening and improves nail permeation to cleansing agents. In vitro and in vivo clinical tests have demonstrated the activity and tolerability o…
    11.14.05

  • Caschem Introduces

    Caschem Inc., Bayonne, NJ, introduced Stantiv OMA-1, a substantivity-enhancing product designed to make sunscreens and pigmented products more resistant to water and to mechanical removal. The ingredient can also be used for lipstick and lip treatme…
    11.14.05

  • Arch and GeneLink Market

    Arch Personal Care Products LP, a unit of Arch Chemicals Inc., and GeneLink Inc., Margate, NJ, have begun collaborative efforts to market newly-developed formulations containing skin care actives that can be linked to Gene-Link’s genetic testi…
    11.14.05

  • Jarchem Adds to

    Jarchem Industries, Newark, NJ, has added to its shea products line with Lipex Shea, a cost-effective, natural shea butter product. Lipex Shea can be used as an emollient for skin, hair, stick and decorative cosmetic products. Lipex Shea is a white,…
    11.14.05

  • VMS Rotor/Stator Mixer

    Reading, PA-based Premier Mill’s Premier Premier VMS (vertical max shear) Rotor/Stator mixer features a close tolerance rotor/stator mechanism that provides a powerful combination of high flow and high shear. The mixer also features a large int…
    11.14.05

  • National Instrument Co.

    Baltimore, MD-based National Instrument Company Inc. introduced a new series of Filamatic Digifil Filling Systems (DFS). The equipment can be used for a large number of packaging applications in the cosmetic and household product industries. The equ…
    11.14.05

  • Crompton Produces

    Crompton Corp. began production on a new line of kosher glycerines last month. The production increase comes in response to a trend toward more consumption of products with kosher ingredients in personal care products, cosmetics, soaps and detergents…
    11.14.05

  • New Additions to

    Leverkusen, Germany-based Bayer Chem- icals has supplemented its range of Preventol P grades for in-can preservation with new combination products based on bronopol and isothiazolinone. The use of chloromethylisothiazolinone is restricted by legisla…
    11.14.05

  • Degussa Develops New Actives

    l Degussa, Essen, Germany, offers three new active ingredients for skin and hair care. Phytosphingosine ETP is applicable to anti-aging, skin-…
    11.14.05

  • Super Refined Oleic Acid

    Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, recently introduced Super Refined Oleic Acid NF, a plant-derived material created using a flash chromatographic process to remove polar components and oxidative products from lipids. This stable, colorless, low peroxide ma…
    11.14.05

  • Custom Options Available

    FutureCeuticals, Momence, IL, offers various custom processes, such as custom freeze-drying and drum drying and custom blending and grinding. Execu-tives said pilot drying samples can also be arranged. More info: (888) 472-3545; Fax: (815) 472-3850;…
    11.14.05

  • Micro-Stimulators New

    l Power Paper Ltd., Tel-Aviv, Israel, launched a line of galvanized skin micro-stimulators under its Power-Cosmetics division that use carefully controlled micro-currents to restore skin elasticity and hydration. The company also offers micro-electri…
    11.14.05

  • Charkit Introduces Natural

    Darien, CT-based Charkit Chemical Corp. is distributing Northern Light Pro-cessing’s line of fruit-derived oils and extracts including cranberry seed oil, cranberry seed extract, cranberry seed flour, red raspberry seed oil and ellagic acid ext…
    11.14.05

  • Aloecorp Reaffirms Quality

    Aloe supplier Aloecorp, Broomfield, CO, has reaffirmed it commitment to provide consumers with scientifically proven and efficacious aloe products. Executives said this is a response to media reports citing an inconsistency in product quality in the…
    11.14.05

  • Product Literature Available

    The Model 50 & 2000 Laboratory Disper-sator Sell Sheet is now available from Premier Mill, Reading, PA. The Model 200 High Speed Laboratory Disper-sator offers repeatable dispersion through a newly designed digital speed controller regardless of…
    11.14.05

  • FKI Logistex Offers

    FKI Logistex automation division, Cincin-nati, offers the Boss Sorter Control Module specifically designed for high-speed sortation applications up to 600 feet a minute and more than 200 cartons a minute. The software and module feature advanced conv…
    11.14.05

  • Well-Being Created

    Bayer Chemicals, Leverkusen, Germany, launched Bayscent, a new aromatherapeutic fragrance for textiles that are subjected to mechanical strain such as clothing, carpets and upholstery. The fruity and floral fragrance is enclosed in patented polyureth…
    11.14.05

  • Contract Manufacturing From Northern Labs

    For more than 50 years, Northern Labs, Manitowoc, WI, has manufactured specialty chemicals, specializing in liquid, paste and gel product lines for household, industrial, personal care and automotive use. Located 65 miles north of Milwaukee, Northern…
    11.14.05

  • Sabinsa Outlines New

    Sabinsa, Piscataway, NJ, has published “Cosmeceuticals.” The brochure details the company’s expanding line of cosmeceutical ingredients, some of them derived from natural sources such as rosemary. More info: (732) 777-1111; Fax: (73…
    11.14.05

  • Karlshamns AB Launches

    Karlshamns AB, Karlshamn, Sweden, recently launched new, natural vegetable lipids for use in skin care, hair care and cosmetic products. With ingredients such as organic oils, shea butter and mango kernel oil, the products offer unique attributes. Fo…
    11.14.05