• DuPont Markets Colorants, Dispersions

    November 14, 2005
    DuPont has formed a new business unit to offer custom-formulated liquid colorants and fine particle dispersions to manufacturers in the plastics industry. The business, DuPont Specialty Colorants and Additives, will be a part of the company’s c…

  • Bayliss Ranch Develops Allplant Essence

    November 14, 2005
    Allplant Essence is a milder alternative to essential oils, according to executives at California-based Bayliss Ranch. The company uses a newly developed patent-pending extraction process to create each Allpant Essence, which can be used as bases…

  • Computer Solutions For Cosmetic Chemists

    November 14, 2005
    Advisance, Montesson, France, develops computer solutions for cosmetic laboratories. The company is offering two user-friendly products for cosmetic chemists. Coptis Lab is the software designed to manage formula development, tests, raw material…

  • MGPs Omni-Smooth Delivers Natural Skin-Tightening

    November 14, 2005
    Omni-Smooth, from MGP Ingredients Inc., Atchison, KS, is a unique protein fraction of wheat that is said to demonstrate outstanding skin-tightening and film-forming properties. Omni-Smooth is extracted from wheat gluten using MGP’s patented…

  • Karlshamns Develops Lipex

    November 14, 2005
    Karlshamns has developed Lipex Sheasoft for demanding body butters and delicate cosmetic formulations. Lipex Sheasoft is derived from pure native shea butter from the shea tree of sub-Saharan Africa, company executives said. This new quality shea but…

  • Ciba Specialty Expands

    November 14, 2005
    Switzerland-based Ciba Specialty Chemi-cal introduced Colibri Quick-Match 1.1, Colibri QC 1.0 quality control software and Colibri library services. Company executives said the introductions provide a new color matching solution for inks, paints and…

  • The Right White Oil

    November 14, 2005
    Chevron Superla white oils are versatile enough for the food processing, cosmetic, plastic, pharmaceutical and textile industries, according to company executives. Superla white oils are colorless, odorless and tasteless, are nearly chemically inert…

  • U.S. Cosmetics & Miyoshi Kasei Unveil Powder La Vie

    November 14, 2005
    U.S. Cosmetics Corp., Dayville, CT and Miyoshi Kasei, Saitama, Japan, introduced Powder La Vie for color cosmetics and skin care. The three-component composite offers a unique approach to controlling oil on the skin, company executives said. Conve…

  • PKBs Cosmo Rotary Machine

    November 14, 2005
    French company PKB offers the Cosmo bottom-up filling machine for a wide range of viscosities including water-based, oil-based, viscous, foamy and alcohol-based products. Sixteen ceramic pumps with membrane valves are installed for seal-free operatio…

  • A Total Package

    November 14, 2005
    Anomatic Inc., Newark, OH, offers a “to- tal package” of anodizing, metal stamping and decorating for the cosmetics industry. Anomatic executives said anodizing, a process by which an oxide coating is formed on aluminum, provides a corr…

  • Lubrizol Unveils AMPS

    November 14, 2005
    Wickliffe, OH-based Lubrizol Corp. now offers a granular form of the AMPS (2-acrylamido-2-methylpropane sulfonic acid) monomer, replacing the powdered form. The granular form improves workplace conditions by reducing dust emissions in the air, result…

  • Clinical Results Peptide

    November 14, 2005
    l OxyPeptide promotes respiration and oxy- gen consumption at the cellular level, according to executives at Clinical Results Inc., St. Petersburg, FL. The cosmeceutical technology stimulates cell turnover by 25% in only two weeks, company executive…

  • Dermacryl Polymers Offer

    November 14, 2005
    Dermacryl 79 offers better options for manufacturing sunscreen emulsions, according to National Starch and Chemical executives. Tests completed by the company showed that a pre-slurry prepared prior to the introduction to the water phase significant…

  • New Ingredients from Croda

    November 14, 2005
    Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, introduced new ingredients for hair and skin care. Crodamol STS is a new emollient ester said to be “superior to silicone.” The ester delivers good shine and feel characteristics, is non-volatile, safer to use…

  • Total Bottle Cost Reduction

    November 14, 2005
    time to market and improve sales of packaged consumer brands, executives said. Ampacet is the only masterbatch supplier that combines color innovation with cost reduction. “TBCR is a truly comprehensive approach that addresses all aspects of b…

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