Supplier's Corner


  • Anti-Aging Powder Offered By FutureCeuticals

    FutureCeuticals, Momence, IL, has introduced CollaGain, a powdered collagen stimulatory complex that builds natural collagen in skin and improves skin hydration, thickness, softness, elasticity and age spots. CollaGain can be used in moisturizers, fo…
    11.11.05

  • New Microencapsulation Company Debuts

    LiquiCenter Capsules LLC, Northbrook, IL, a new company formed by Thermo-graphic Measurements and Liquid Crystal Resources, offers microcapsules ranging in diameter from a few microns to 2mm. The capsules consist of polymers such as gelatin, algin or…
    11.11.05

  • Over Wrap Bundler Offered By Twincraft Soap

    Twincraft Soap Company added a BFB bundler, a specialized high-speed wrapper that has a wide size range and can over wrap folding boxes from 2-16 packs. Executives at the Winooski, VT-based company said customers can now use extremely thin films and…
    11.11.05

  • Alpaflor Introduces Anti-Inflammatory Solution

    Alpaflor, a Bäsel, Switzerland-based Pentapharm company, has introduced Hypericum, a new anti-inflammatory plant extract derived from St. John’s wort with a high concentration of active compounds, such as inhibitors of COX-1 and COX-2, pro…
    11.11.05

  • Mueller + Kurtz Offers New Automatic Assembly Machines

    Winterbach, Germany-based Mueller + Kurtz now offers MC.4, a new generation of stainless steel assembly machines. They support the optimal laminar airflow in clean-room surroundings. More info: 49-7181-606-100; Fax: 49-7181-606-150.…
    11.11.05

  • Crescendo Sample Cartons Available from MeadWestvaco

    MeadWestvaco, Stamford, CT, is offering sample folding cartons using Crescen-do, a one-side coated, solid bleached sulphate paperboard. Executives said Crescendo’s exceptional ink holdout creates maximum color vibrancy and fade-resistance. It…
    11.11.05

  • Tagra Biotechnologies Adds Stable Vitamin E

    Tagravit E, a new ingredient available from Tagra Biotechnologies Ltd., Net-anya, Israel, offers a stable and biologically active form of vitamin E. Exec-utives said vitamin E, previously available as tocopherol acetate, only protects the formulation…
    11.11.05

  • Cap Liner Guide New from Tri-Seal

    Tri-Seal, a Blauvelt, NY-based Tekni-Plex company, now offers the six-page Cap Liner Guide brochure featuring samples of 18 extruded, co-extruded and laminated high-performance closure liners in detail. Samples include Tri-Seal, Tri-Foil, Tri-Shield…
    11.11.05

  • Premier Mill Publishes Planetary Mixers Brochure

    The new Premier Mill planetary mixers brochure offers information on the company’s complete line, from Double Planetary mixers to Laboratory Planet-ary mixers to the new Hyrdo-Mix planetary mixers. The company, located in Reading, PA, said thes…
    11.11.05

  • Cognis Launches Chitosan Marine Mask

    The care chemicals unit of Cognis, Düsseldorf, Germany, has introduced the Polymoist Marine mask containing chitosan as an alternative to collagen fiber masks. Polymoist Marine is a soft, nonwoven, anti-inflammatory mask that uses chitosan to cr…
    11.11.05

  • FKI Logistex Launches vhsWEDGE Merging System

    Cincinnati-based FKI Logistex Auto-mation Division has introduced the vhsWEDGE, an advanced, high-speed, multi-lane merging system for high-volume sortation operations. The system can operate at speeds of up to 600 feet a minute, with throughput rate…
    11.11.05

  • Dantoserve Preservatives New from Lonza

    Lonza Performance Chemicals, Fair Lawn, NJ, has launched Dantoserve, a new patented preservative platform for household and industrial applications. The benefits of Dantoserve include value-added blends of hydantoins and benzisothiazolinones, greater…
    11.11.05

  • Roche Vitamins Launches Hair Strengthening Complex

    Glycopan, a complex for moisturizing and strengthening hair, is new from Roche Vitamins Inc., Parsippany, NJ. The complex contains dl-Panthenol 50L, ethyl panthenol and glycine to economically increase the hair’s moisture retention properties a…
    11.11.05

  • ExxonMobil Offers Film Label Replacement

    ExxonMobil Chemical, Macedon, NY, launched Label-Lyte 85 LP-200M, a biaxially-oriented polypropylene film designed to replace metallized paper in water-based, cold-glue cut and stack patch labeling applications. Executives said this is the first film…
    11.11.05

  • Collaborative Group Expands Germazide Line

    The Collaborative Group, Stony Brook, NY, has expanded its Germazide line of chlorphenesin-based preservatives with five additional products: Germazide C, Germazide MPB, Germazide M, Germ-azide PMP and Germazide PS. The company supplies raw materials…
    11.11.05

  • Degussa Care Specialties Publishes Catalog of Products

    Degussa Care Specialties, Essen, Ger-many, has introduced a new edition of its catalog of products for the personal care industry. A sampling of organic and silicone-based specialties include silicones, surfactants, thickeners, hair conditioners, emo…
    11.11.05

  • Croda Launches Amazon Rainforest Ingredients

    Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, has introduced the Crodamazon range, a series of sustainable products developed from Brazil’s rainforests. The products include: Crodamazon Cupuaçú (shea and cocoa butter phytosterols), Crod-amazon Mara…
    11.11.05

  • Acme-Hardesty Adds New Preservative Line

    Blue Bell, PA-based Acme-Hardesty Co. has added Sharomix DMP and DMP II to its preservatives line. Sharomix DMP and DMP II are liquid blends of propylene glycol, diazolidinyl urea, methylparaben and propylparaben. The broad-spectrum preservatives can…
    11.11.05

  • FKI Logistex Introduces Photo-Eye Accuglide Conveyor

    FKI Logistex automation division, Dan-ville, KY, introduced the Photo-eye Accuglide Plus conveyor. The machine features a UHMW track for the roller chain with a urethane driver pad and optional precision roller bearings, ensuring low sound volumes, a…
    11.11.05

  • NJM/CLI Offers FLX Liquid Filler

    NJM/CLI, based in Pointe-Claire, Can-ada, offers the new FLX 1200 liquid filler. The filler features a modular design that provides unparalleled production line flexibility, company executives said. The filler can be used for pharmaceutical, cosmeti…
    11.11.05