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Published November 22, 2005
The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA), Washington, DC, recently gave Americans a “C” for hand hygiene. The SDA’s “National cleaning” survey revealed 43% of respondents seldom or never wash their hands after coughing o… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Unilever teamed up with fashion designer Cynthia to unveil her Spring 2005 collection—Ms. Rowley’s first-ever, almost entirely machine washable clothing line. The collection premiered in September during New York’s Fashion Week. &… Read More »
II Rebounds
Published November 22, 2005
Driven by demand in the food service and lodging segments, the industrial and institutional cleaning industry is growing again. Read More »
Soap Floats In Murky Water
Published November 22, 2005
Bar soaps lead the category while antibacterial liquid soaps are beginning to outshine the body wash segment. Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Online registration is available for the Soap and Detergent Association’s (SDA) 2005 annual meeting and industry convention. The convention is set for Jan. 25-29, 2005, at the Boca Raton Resort and Club in Boca Raton, FL. The theme of the conv… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
The Soap and Detergent Association: Hans Sanderson was named director of environmental safety. He formerly was a researcher at the University of Guelph Centre for Toxicology in Canada. Mr. Sanderson is a Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chem-i… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Patent No. US 6,780,830 B1: Huish Detergents, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, patented a granular or powdered detergent composition with reduced di-salt formation. It comprises C16 or C18 enriched methyl ester sulfonate that is added to a mixture of a noni… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Former U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole will deliver the keynote address at The Soap and Detergent Association’s (SDA) 2005 annual meeting and industry convention, Jan. 25-29, 2005, at the Boca Raton Resort, Boca Raton, FL. Sena… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
CHINA: Did you hear the latest non-detergent cleaning system to come out of Asia? This one’s a doozy! Scientists at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) are developing a new fabric that they insist has the ability to clean itself when expos… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA), Washington, DC, announced nominations are now being accepted for the third annual SDA Glycerine Innovation award which recognizes outstanding achievement in new application research for glycerine, with emphas… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
The Soap and Detergent Association: Newly elected board directors include Mark Leonard, vice president, care chemicals, Cognis Corporation; Pam Butcher, vice president, specialty chemicals, The Dow Chemical Company and Dimitri Panayotopoulos, group p… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Patent No. US 6,762,160 B2: Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada, patented a composition to remove a biofilm from a surface without the use of peroxide, terpene or sodium hypochiorite. The agent contains cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) detergent a… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Patent No. US 6,762,159 B2: Mitsubisi Chemical Corp., Tokyo, Japan, was granted a detergent patent comprising an aqueous solution with a polyglycerol fatty acid ester that remains transparent for at least one week at 5°C.… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Patent No. US 6,764,989 B1: Huish Detergents, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, patented a liquid cleaning composition that contains a pH-stabilized sulfofatty acid ester and urea, a tertiary amine oxide, an alkoxylated alkanolamide and optional additives. T… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, an-nounced its Cascade 2 in 1 ActionPacs won the Gold award during the DuPont Awards competition. The innovative water-soluble packaging system features dual compartments which keep two products isolated in sep… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
One-third of parents send their children to school with personal hygiene products such as sanitizers, gels and wipes, and one in five believe schools lack proper hygiene and sanitation supplies, according to the “National Cleaning” survey… Read More »
Innovations Drive Surfactant Market
Published November 22, 2005
Margins appeared to be on the mend earlier this year, but the recent spike in feedstock prices has crimped profits. Despite economic conditions, demand for multifunctional, mild surfactants remains high. Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Chattanooga, TN-based Alco Chemical launched a new website to support its Alcosphere Encapsulation and Delivery Systems (EDS) technologies. The five Alcospshere EDS technologies are said to protect and deliver fragrances and other actives to improve… Read More »
Published November 22, 2005
Patent No. US 6,750,192 B2: Japanese researchers for Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd., Kyoto, patented a detergent containing a nonionic surfactant comprising an aliphatic alcohol alkylene oxide adduct derived from adding an alkylene oxide to an aliph… Read More »
Baby Care Update
Published November 22, 2005
Little consumers have a big impact on marketers. Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,737,390 B2: Henkel, Düsseldorf, Germany, was granted a patent for a laundry detergent or cleaning product-shaped body comprising a non-compressed part with one or more enzymes and another non-compressed part containing the same a… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
The “hygiene hypothesis” is not justified in blaming cleaning and hygiene for an increase in allergies according to a study by London-based International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene (IFH). The IFH reported “no evidence that cle… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
The Centers for Disease Control and the Soap and Detergent Association gave the top classroom award for the “Healthy Schools, Healthy People—It’s a SNAP (School Network for Absenteeism Prevention)!” program to Crownover Middle… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
JAPAN: Kao Corp. posted a 4% rise in consolidated pretax profit for the year ended March 31, setting a record profit for the 23rd year in a row, company executives announced. The $1.1 billion profit will allow Kao to increase its shareholders’… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
GERMANY: The 51st SEPAWA conference is set to take place Oct. 8-10 at the Congress Center of Würzburg. The congress allows specialists to meet and discuss the latest developments with their peers. More than 50 papers devoted to detergents, clea… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Two Japanese researchers who developed an environmentally-friendly anti-freeze agent from a glycerine derivative received the Soap and Detergent Association’s (SDA) 2004 Glycerine Innovation award. Masahiko Fukayama and Noriko Fujio, researcher… Read More »
Household  Personal Care: A Look at the Big Picture
Published November 15, 2005
Science, segmentation and speed reap growth in the global household and personal care market. Read More »
Polymers in Cosmetics: Recent Advances
Published November 15, 2005
From film-formers to rheology modifiers, polymers serve various functions. Read More »
The Top 50 Report
Published November 15, 2005
The Calm Before the Storm? A year ago, corporate ethics was the hot topic in U.S. business news. The year before that, restructuring was the big story. But, 2003 might best be remembered as a quiet year… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,720,301 B2: Colgate-Palmolive Co., Piscataway, NJ, earned a patent for a cleaning wipe consisting of a top layer of fibers, a bottom layer of fibers and a center layer of a detergent film. The detergent film comprises a water-soluble… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,720,300 B1: Reckitt Benckiser NV, The Netherlands, patented a liquid detergent or cleansing composition that separates into two aqueous phases when left to stand. The detergent contains at least one surfactant, at least one electrol… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Wal-Mart Stores stopped selling its low-price and mid-tier private label detergents, Great Value and Sam’s American Choice respectively. However executives have lowered prices of Huish Detergent’s Sun brand, which the company distributes.… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Forty-one percent of parents of children under the age of 15 said television and movies play a significant role in educating children about good hygiene, according to a nationwide survey by the Soap and Detergent Association (SDA), Washington, DC, la… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
The sixth annual World Surfactants Congress, organized by CESIO Berlin, will be held June 20-23 at the Internationales Congress Centrum (ICC), Berlin, Germany. The show will feature 1,500 square meters of technical exhibitions for suppliers and servi… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
KENYA: Unilever Kenya Ltd. recently added red and blue speckles to its white Blue Omo powder detergent. Executives also developed products for upper and lower income consumers, New Omo Multiactive powder and New Foam Action bar, respectively.… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
GERMANY: Düsseldorf-based Henkel posted a disappointing 4.5% decline in profits in the first quarter of 2004 due to lower sales in the core home care division and costly product re-launches. Henkel, whose overall sales in the first quarter rose… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Stainzyme is a new, highly active enzyme for detergents that removes difficult stains and retains the colors of clothes, according to executives at Novozymes, headquartered in Denmark. Stainzyme is effective at low temperatures. The ingredient is an… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
KENYA: Unilever Kenya Ltd. recently added red and blue speckles to its white Blue Omo powder detergent. Executives also developed products for upper and lower income consumers, New Omo Multiactive powder and New Foam Action bar, respectively.… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
BASF: Christina Gualdoni was named head of European sales and distribution, Performance Chemicals for De-tergents and Formulators, responsible for European distribution activities and global information management. She previously served in the Super-… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,680,288 B1: Research-ers for Unilever HPC based in The Netherlands patented a process to prepare a granular detergent product comprising granulating, a particulate material comprising a hydratable salt with a liquid binder in two or m… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,680,286 B1: Japan-based researchers for Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd., Kyoto, and Matsu-shita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., Kadoma, patented a liquid detergent comprising a surfactant and a builder that contain water and a builder… Read More »
New Product Driven
Published November 15, 2005
After years of cost-cutting, marketers insist that they're launching the next wave of innovative chemical specialty products. Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Cognis, Düsseldorf, Germany, offers enhanced Dehypon rinse aids for multifunctional automatic dish detergents (ADDs). Dehypon rinse aids are not dispersed until the rinse phase, allowing the formulation of multifunctional detergents that give… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,677,290 B2: P&G patented a detergent composition comprising a water-soluble coating grafted onto a portion of particulate and/or non-particulate material through free radical polymerization.… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,677,297 B2: Researchers for Firmenich SA, Geneva, Swit-zerland, patented a process to perfume textiles. Clothing is washed by detergent and fabric softener containing esters with a secondary carbamoyl function, which can be used as od… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,677,287 B1: P&G was granted a patent for a detergent composition with a disappearing dye for an implement with a disposable, super-absorbent pad. The composition consists of detergent surfactants, hydrophobic materials, an alkalin… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Patent No. US 6,676,872 B2: Maryland-based researchers for Lever Bros. Co., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, patented a process to stamp a detergent bar using an elastomeric coating with a conductive filler on a bar surface, and stamping and releasing the bar f… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
CHINA: Liquid detergents produced by Xi’an Kaimi Co. Ltd., based in Xi’an, capital of Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, will be free from inspection within the next three years, according to a list released by the General Administ… Read More »
Published November 15, 2005
Rohm and Haas named ChemPoint.com as its exclusive Kathon CG/ICP preservative distributor. As of Feb. 1, ChemPoint provides marketing, sales and logistics for small- and medium-volume customers in the U.S. During the last three years, ChemPoint has… Read More »
Show Me The Money
Published November 15, 2005
How much do you make and how do you compare to your peers? Read More »