• Carrubba Inc., the Milford, CT manufacturer of custom fragrances, flavors, and botanical extracts, has recently relaunched its website, www.carrubba.com. The new site includes information for more than 500 botanical extracts, as well as upda… Read More »
• Vantage Specialty Chemicals has acquired Desert Whale Jojoba Company, a US grower, producer and processor of jojoba and jojoba-based derivatives, oils and specialty ingredients. The purchase includes Desert Whale’s farms where the comp… Read More »
• LuroMed, LLC has appointed Lipo, a Vantage Specialty Chemical’s global personal care business, as worldwide distributor of the Biopolymer line of personal care products.
The Biopolymer line of products, formerly marketed as Biocare… Read More »
• Just before its Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase in New York City on Dec. 6-7, 2012, the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has planned two education courses at the New York Hilton.
Guided by consultant David Steinber… Read More »
• Much more than a friend, actress Jennifer Aniston has become co-owner and hair care spokesperson for Living Proof, the hair care firm founded by Dr. Robert Langer, Institute Professor of MIT, and Jon Flint and Amir Nashat of venture capita… Read More »
• The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) debuted a detailed online inventory of ingredients used in consumer cleaning products as part of ACI’s Cleaning Product Ingredient Safety Initiative. The new Cleaning Product Ingredient Inventory i… Read More »
• Energizer Holdings Inc. has initiated a voluntary market withdrawal of a variety of continuous spray Ultra Mist Banana Boat sun care products due to a potential risk of product igniting on the skin if contact is made with a source of ignitio… Read More »
• INDONESIA: Mandom Corp. is reportedly expanding production of men’s hair care products in Indonesia, starting local output of more expensive items in response to rising income levels in a leading foreign market. According to a report i… Read More »
• INDIA: To better support producers of personal and home care products in India and southeast Asia, Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc., has dedicated a new Care Specialties Technical Center in Mumbai, India.… Read More »
As Hurricane Sandy swept through the East Coast, residents evacuated or hunkered down and braced for the worst. And that is what they got.
Lives have been lost (the numbers continue to rise as of this morning) and ther… Read More »
• Nuvilex, Inc., an international biotechnology provider of cell and gene therapy solutions, announced today its wholly-owned subsidiary, Austrianova Singapore Pte Ltd (ASPL) has received notice that the Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) h… Read More »