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  • SDA's Portal Sponsors

    The Soap and Detergent Association’s (SDA) www.cleaning101.com website offers puzzles, games and information on the benefits of cleaning to control asthma and allergy triggers. Most recently, SDA sponsored the “My Clean Home” asthma…
    11.14.05

  • Dow Chemical Launches

    The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI, launched www.dowpg.com to provide information about the company’s propylene glycol business. The portal offers such resources as products and applications, sales specifications, technical support materials…
    11.14.05

  • Dow's Website Generates

    The specialty monomers business of The Dow Chemical Company launched a new site to inspire new growth ideas in collaboration with potential customers, Dow executives said. The site features two monomers, divinylbenzene (DVB) and vinylbenzyl chloride…
    11.14.05

  • Purac Adds New

    Purac has added a new section to its portal that includes information on detergent industry applications. The site also offers detergent formulations and product specifications on lactic acid and lactates. According to Purac executives, lactic acid…
    11.14.05

  • Rexam Beauty & Closures

    The makeup division of Rexam Beauty & Closures now offers its Stock Items Collection catalog online. The catalog includes more than 150 stock items including lipstick cases, compacts, sticks and jars, as well as technical information and drawings…
    11.14.05

  • Face Basic Essentials

    Face Basic Essentials’ new website, dedicated to wholesale clients, enables site visitors to obtain product information, learn about essential oils and private label manufacturing and place orders for retail- and spa-size products. Face Basic…
    11.14.05

  • Q-tips Brand

    To celebrate “80 years of versatility,” the Q-tips brand is sharing its many uses at www.qtips.com. The swabs, introduced in 1923 for personal care, are now being used for hobbies, craft projects and cleaning hard-to-reach places around t…
    11.14.05

  • ChemConnect and

    Link ChemConnect Inc. and ForestExpress will connect their networks to enable member companies of each hub to exchange electronic business documents without having to maintain costly one-to-one connections. Customers will be able to leverage their…
    11.14.05

  • Xiameter.com Celebrates

    Dow Corning’s web-enabled business unit Xiameter.com provides customers with the lowest-base price for mature silicone products, according to company executives. The business marked its one-year anniversary last month, and first-year results ex…
    11.14.05

  • TFF Unveils Portal

    Amityville, NY-based Technology Flavors and Fragrances (TFF) announced the completion of its new website. Pages include investor relations, video and audio presentations, flavors, fragrances, health and nutrition and a company profile. www.tffi.com…
    11.14.05

  • Roche Vitamins Launches

    Parsippany, NJ-based Roche Vitamins Inc. launched NutraAccess in January. The site is a newly-enhanced online purchasing system for bulk suppliers of vitamins, carotenoids, UV filters and fine chemicals for the dietary supplement, food, cosmetic and…
    11.14.05

  • New Portal for

    Bayer Chemicals, a division of Bayer AG, offers www.zeto.com to provide a detailed overview of the technologies, services and equipment of the central organics pilot plant in Leverkusen, Germany. The plant includes a usage area of 15,000 square meter…
    11.14.05

  • Interactive Career Center

    Recruiting operation Ropella & Associates has upgraded its interactive website, offering a variety of tools for both job seekers and employers. The site functions as a one-stop resource of popular chemical industry links and contains easy-to-navi…
    11.14.05

  • Eastman Chemical Sponsors

    Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN, and SpecialChem.com, an online adhesives and sealants portal, announced in January that Eastman is sponsoring the site. The adhesives and sealants portal now features TechCenter, an area where formulators ca…
    11.14.05

  • The Untapped Potential

    February 14th has come and gone, but too many marketers continue to miss out on the Valentine’s Day opportunities. According to Wendy Liebman, president of WSL Strategic Research, Valentine’s Day is rapidly becoming a key holiday for ret…
    11.14.05

  • Dow Biocides Provides

    Dow Biocides’ new site provides timely information about such products as Dowicil, Dowicide, Bioban, Amical, Oxaban, Tris Nitro, Ucarcide, Piror, Aquacar, Uconex and Ucarsan. The easy-to-navigate website offers product literature, application i…
    11.14.05

  • CTFA Expands Site

    The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CTFA) has created a new site to help members expand their business opportunities. The portal puts personal care exporters, importers, suppliers, agents, buyers and distributors in touch with others wh…
    11.14.05

  • Uniqema Upgrades Portal

    The personal care business of Uniqema has upgraded its website to assist personal care product formulators in bringing the next generation of innovation to market, company executives said. The site includes an interactive product catalog and an exten…
    11.14.05

  • Goldwell Receives Award

    In December, Goldwell USA, Linthicum Heights, MD, was honored with an ABBIES (America’s Best Beauty Industry Efforts for Salons) award in the category “Best internet site dedicated to salon products or services.” The site was redesi…
    11.14.05

  • Amcol HBS Unveils

    Amcol Health & Beauty Solutions’ website has been released with more information on HBS’ delivery and rheology technologies. The website is designed to provide clinical and safety information and an easy-to-use tool for beginning a cu…
    11.14.05