By Robert Y. Lochhead, Willis Byrd, Lauren LaBeaud and Kimberly Page, The Institute for Formulation Science, The School of Polymers & High Performance Materials The University of Southern Mississippi
Published November 10, 2011
Recent patent applications reveal interesting advances in technologies relating to the use of polymers in hair care. Learn how polymers can enhance fragrance, impact foam, improve conditioning, aid color retention and more Read More »
The New York metropolitan area was battered by Hurricane Irene in August. The storm dumped 13 inches of rain in our region, making for severe flooding in northern New Jersey. Just over the border, in New York State, my relatives were hit hard by the… Read More »
Developed markets may be teetering on recession, but demand for surfactants remains steady. In fact, demand is downright buoyant in countries such as Brazil, Russia, India, China and the rest of Southeast Asia. Read More »
Planet Clean is an eco-friendly product from McBride.
19. McBride Plc
Sales: $1.2 billion
Chris Bull, chief executive officer; Richard Armitage, group finance di… Read More »
Sales: $1.8 billion
Suk Cha, chief executive officer, LG Household & Healthcare.
Household—laundry and dishwashing detergents, fabric softener and kitchen cleaner… Read More »
Sales: $9.5 billion
Motoki Ozaki, representative director, president and chief executive officer; Takuo Goto, representative director, senior executive vice president, global production and engineering… Read More »
San Francisco, CA
Sales: $110 million
$110 million (estimated).
Drew Fraze, chief executive officer; Adam Lowry, co-founder and chief greenskeeper; Eric Rya… Read More »
Sales: $118 million
Stephen H. Swigart, president and chairman of the board; John Swigart, executive vice president; Greg Ford, vice pr… Read More »
$140 million (estimated).
Mark Landry, chief executive officer and president.
Detergents&mdas… Read More »
Sales: $150 million
$150 million (estimated).
Peter Graham, chairman; John Replogle, chief executive officer and president.
Cleanin… Read More »
Sales: $568 million
$568 million. Net income: $13 million for the year ended Aug. 31, 2010.
John K. Morgan, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Mark R. Ba… Read More »