Supplier's Corner


  • Alnor Oil Provides Drums of Kosher Coconut, Soybean Oils

    Alnor Oil, Valley Stream, NY, now offers Kosher coconut and soybean oils in drums, as well as castor oil, pale pressed castor oil and soy fatty acids. More info: (516) 561-6146; Fax: (516) 561-6123; E-mail: vegoil.source@alnoroil.com.…
    11.11.05

  • New Defoamers from Rhodia

    Rhodia, Cranbury, NJ, recently introduced new defoamer products that are VOC- and APE-free. The Rhodoline additions are designed for use in high gloss paints, adhesives and emulsion polymerization systems and have superior stability, executives said.…
    11.11.05

  • Grain Processing Launches Zeina Modified Starches

    Zeina modified starches, a new family of starches for skin and hair care, are new from Grain Processing Corp., Muscatine, IA. Zeina products provide viscosity, formulation stability and rheology modification. Executives said Zeina starches are extrem…
    11.11.05

  • Hair Strengthening Complex from Croda

    Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, launched Keravis, a hair strengthening complex designed to improve damaged hair using a copolymer of hydrolyzed vegetable protein and silicone. The low and high molecular weight components moisturize the hair shaft inside…
    11.11.05

  • Meltblown Wipes New from ATEX

    ATEX (Advanced Technological Extru-sions) srl, Settala, Italy, has introduced a new generation of meltblown wipes. Executives said polypropylene is anti-allergic and antibacterial and can absorb up to seven times its weight of water-based liquid, and…
    11.11.05

  • Clariant Launches Yellow Plastic Pigment

    Coventry, RI-based Clariant Pigments & Additives recently expanded its yellow-based pigment offerings with the introduction of PV Fast Yellow H9G, an intense green shade yellow Azo pigment that is produced using a propriety Clariant finishing pro…
    11.11.05

  • Herbal Fragrances New From Quest International

    Quest International, Mt. Olive, NJ, has developed a new generation of “herbal fresh” fragrance ingredients. Under the Bouquet Garni line, the new scents include: Alicate (mint, eucalyptus, herbs and exotic spices); Herboxane (basil and th…
    11.11.05

  • Olive Derivative Offered By Colonial Chemical

    Colonial Chemical, South Pittsburg, TN, has released Colalipid OL, a new colalipid phospholipid product from triple-pressed virgin olive oil. Exec-utives said Colalipid OL improves skin health and imparts moisturizing, lubricating and softening benef…
    11.11.05

  • 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