Supplier's Corner


  • 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

  • CPChemís Two New Brochures

    Two new brochures are available from Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (CPChem). “Synfluid polyalphaolefins (PAOs)” describes the benefits of these synthetic products as compared to mineral oils when used in lubricants, grease an…
    11.11.05

  • Solvay Offers Polyglycerol-3 For Food and Cosmetics

    Polyglycerol-3 is Kosher certified, water- soluble and can be used for both food and cosmetic applications, according to executives at Solvay Interox, Houston, TX. The ingredient is manufactured by a process that ensures a narrow oligomer distributio…
    11.11.05

  • Rita Expands Thickening Agent Line

    Rita Corp., Woodstock, IL, is expanding its thickening agents line with the introduction of Rita/Lamberti guars and carboxy methyl cellulose (CMC) products. Rita/Lamberti guars are available as quaternized guars and hydroxypropyl guars. Both are solu…
    11.11.05

  • Two New Products From Seabrook/Lambent

    Lambent Technologies Corp., synthetic specialties division, Fernandina Beach, FL, and Seabrook Industries Inc., Pennington, NJ, have introduced two new products. Lambent SVU-LH is a water-soluble UV/EB curable vinyl-functional silicone monomer for wa…
    11.11.05

  • TIC Pretested Colloid 10002-95 Improves Gelling Capabilities

    TIC Pretested Colloid 10002-95 powder improves gelling properties in food and household products, according to executives TIC Gums, Belcamp, MD. The Pretested Colloid 10002-95 powder is a blend of hydrocolloids and salts that work together to form…
    11.11.05

  • Natural Wax Jelly From Strahl & Pitsch

    Strahl & Pitsch, West Babylon, NY, has introduced Natural Wax Jelly as an alternative to petrolatum. It can be used in lip balms, pomades, creams and lotions. Natural Wax Jelly can be made to conform to customer specifications for melting po…
    11.11.05

  • Alzo Publishes Polyderm Brochure

    A new brochure is available from Alzo International, Sayreville, NJ. The brochure outlines the benefits of the company’s Polyderm polyurethanes. According to company executives, Polyderm polyurethanes can be used in hair care formulations, liqu…
    11.11.05

  • U.S. Cosmetics Introduces NAID-treated Colors

    Dayville, CT-based U.S. Cosmetics Corp. introduced its NAID-treated colors, which can be used in pigmented cosmetics and toiletries. The colors are the latest addition to the company’s LXS line of chemically bonded surface treatments. The treat…
    11.11.05

  • Premier Mill Brochure On Vertical Mixers

    Premier Mill, Reading, PA, a Lightnin company, introduced a brochure on the company’s SSV stainless sanitary vertical mixers. The SSV vertical mixers are designed to meet the most stringent requirements of cGMP facilities, according to compa…
    11.11.05

  • Copolymer from National Starch Strengthens Nonwoven Wipes

    Executives at Bridgewater, NJ-based National Starch & Chemical said the company’s Dur-O-Set Elite Ultra copolymer generates nonwoven wet wipes with nearly 60% higher wet strength than when using conventional EVA technology. Trials inv…
    11.11.05

  • HI&I Products Guide From McIntyre Group

    A new Household, Industrial and Insti-tutional (HI&I) guide is available from McIntyre Group, University Park, IL. The guide lists the features, properties and applications of McIntyre’s range of multifunctional products. Products detai…
    11.11.05

  • Sunjin Chemicalís Line Enhances Sensory Feel

    Sunjin Chemical Company of Korea is a manufacturer of micro beads, which enhance sensory feel and application of cosmetic finished products as well as offer a soft focus effect. The company’s product line includes a range of silica beads differ…
    10.31.05