Supplier's Corner


  • Hair Detangling Agent Introduced by Croda

    Parsippany, NJ-based Croda Inc. added Incroquat Behenyl TMS-50 to its lineup. This hair detangling and conditioning agent, a 50% active behentrimonium methosulfate quat, offers formulators higher activity and greater flexibility and conditioning to h…
    11.11.05

  • Aleocorp Establishes European Partnerships

    Aloecorp, Broomfield, CO, has forged three new business partnerships in Europe due to the region’s increased interest in aloe vera. Chesham Chemicals Ltd., Harrow, UK, will represent Aloecorp’s sales in Poland through its Warsaw office. S…
    11.11.05

  • Clariant Masterbatches Adds Special Packaging Effects

    Clariant Masterbatches, Charlotte, NC, recently introduced the Ultra High Gloss line of special effect color masterbatches for personal care packaging, which create shine from all angles on most polyolefins. Also new are the Starmyst (large silver or…
    11.11.05

  • Solvay Interox Offers Polyglycerol-3 Data Sheets

    Houston, TX-based Solvay Interox Inc. introduced three new technical data sheets that review Polyglycerol-3 properties and applications in food and cosmetics. Polyglycerol-3 is a clear, yellowish, viscous fluid with narrow oligomer distribution, wate…
    11.11.05

  • McIntyre Launches Sodium Cocosulfate Needle Form

    University Park, IL-based McIntyre Group introduced Mackol CAS-100N, a needle form of the company’s sodium cocosulfate. Executives said the new form disperses more readily than the flake form and is easier to handle. The product can replace sod…
    11.11.05

  • AHD-Treated Colors New from U.S. Cosmetics

    U.S. Cosmetics, Dayville, CT, has added a line of AHD-treated colors for use in pigmented cosmetics, such as mascaras and tinted moisturizers. Executives said AHD chemically bonds vegetable amino acids to the surface of the pigment or substrate in em…
    11.11.05

  • Ciba Introduces Broad Spectrum UV Absorber

    Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Basel, Switzer-land, has launched a new broad spectrum UV absorber, Ciba Tinosorb S. This versatile UV filter is classified as a hydroxyphenyltriazine (HPT) and has excellent UVA and UVB protection, photostability and effect…
    11.11.05

  • Solvay Interox Launches Water-Soluble Polyglycerol-3

    Houston, TX-based Solvay Interox now offers Polyglycerol-3, a Kosher certified, water-soluble product manufactured with narrow oligomer distribution and trace amounts of glycerin to create cosmetic emulsifiers. Executives said Polygylcerol-3 has uniq…
    11.11.05

  • High Active Cocamidopropyl Betaine New from McIntyre

    Mackam UL, a new high active, high quality betaine surfactant, was launched by McIntyre Group Ltd., University Park, IL. Mackam 50 UL offers more active ingredient than traditional 35% solid cocamidopropyl betaine products and requires no preservativ…
    11.11.05

  • Comar Offers Ship From Stock Program

    Comar, Buena, NJ, recently launched a new Stock Products program, featuring a “ship from stock” inventory of dropper assemblies and glass tubular vials. The company’s website offers item numbers, descriptions and quantities. More in…
    11.11.05

  • Laboratoires Srobiologiques Adds Hair, Skin Protectors

    Laboratoires Sérobiologiques, a Pulnoy, France-based division of Cognis, now offers Puricare LS 9658, an ingredient designed to protect hair from the daily stresses of pollution and repair damage. Puricare LS 9658 spotlights Moringa oleifera s…
    11.11.05

  • Pilot Chemical Celebrates 50th Anniversary, Publishes Book

    Red Bank, NJ-based Pilot Chemical is celebrating its 50th anniversary as an independent specialty chemical company with its new informative book. The 26-page book outlines the company’s history and includes a timeline, business mission and gene…
    11.11.05

  • PET Pails Available From O. Berk

    O. Berk Company now offers a range of high-density PET pails from one to six gallons. The Union, NJ-based company said the pails can be used with liquid or solid products and can be labeled on the sides or on the snap-on covers. More info: www.OBerk.…
    11.11.05

  • Alco Introduces Non-Corrosive Dishwashing Polymer

    Alco Chemical, Chattanooga, TN, has launched a new specialty polymer, Alcosperse 747, that greatly reduces corrosion during dishwashing of aluminum cookware, executives said. Alcosperse 747 also suspends oil and particulate food soils by minimizing t…
    11.11.05

  • Gels, Rollers, Gloss Vials New from Qosmedix

    Qosmedix, Edgewood, NY, offers the new No. 505300 gel eye mask and No. 505310 gel eye patches. The eye mask has elastic nylon to hold it in place. Both gels consist of vinyl, nylon, propylene glycol, water and pigment and can retain heat or cold for…
    11.11.05

  • Ineos Fluors HFC 134a Approved by FDA

    The Food and Drug Administration sent Ineos Fluor International, St. Gabriel, LA, a Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) notification for its food grade extraction solvent HFC 134a. HFC 134a is used to produce food flavors and flavoring. More info: (2…
    11.11.05

  • Rotary Lobe Pump Series New from Netzsch Division

    The Nemo pump division of Netzsch Inc., Exton, PA, has introduced the Netzsch Tornado Rotary Lobe pump. This space-saving equipment offers high efficiency pumping capabilities with a continuous fluid movement throughout the pump. Netzsch Tornado pump…
    11.11.05

  • Dual-Chamber Dispensing System from Versadial

    Versadial, New York, NY, introduced the Versadial dispensing system, a dual-chambered, lotion dispensing pump with custom-blending disc technology. The dispenser head is rotated in as little as three strokes to mix product. Versadial is also adaptabl…
    11.11.05

  • Lee Industries Offers Groen Kettles for Mixing

    Lee Industries, Philipsburg, PA, has added a Groen Process Equipment division that offers kettles and tanks with custom agitation systems. These systems can include specialty inclined agitators, vacuum pressure designs and custom pharmaceutical grade…
    11.11.05

  • Updated Press Allows Faster Booklet Production

    Arlington Press, a Raleigh, NC-based Impaxx company, has installed a right-turn-angle (RTA) booklet folder to increase its capacity of product customized informational booklets. It can also produce new designs, improve accuracy and eliminate missing…
    11.11.05