DSM reports that Parsol TX fully complies with all new specifications listed in the SCCS Opinions. Earlier this year, the Scientific Committee for Consumer Safety (SCCS) assessed the use of titanium dioxide in its nano form, and concluded that it is… Read More »
Registration is now open for the 2015 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Annual Meeting & Industry Convention, set for Jan. 26-31 at the Grande Lakes Orlando in Orlando, FL.
“The World of Cleaning in One Convenient Place” is the theme… Read More »
CANADA: Birchbox has begun operations in Canada, marking the sixth country the company has expanded into since launching in the US in September 2010.
With data and insights gleaned from the success of the other four international markets it ha… Read More »
THAILAND: At In-Cosmetics Asia, DSM presented a range of transformational beauty care ingredients and concepts. This is demonstrated through innovative developments, exciting new studies and breakthrough concepts in skin, sun and hair care.
In additi… Read More »
SWITZERLAND: Clariant has received the Unilever Partner to Win Award in the category “Joint Value Creation” for the second year in a row. Clariant won for its collaboration with Unilever which resulted in standardization of its glob… Read More »
Rising prices are hurting customer satisfaction with everyday products—including some personal care and household items according to the latest results of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a national economic indicator… Read More »
China remains one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, but the GDP growth figures that hit double digits in 2009 have declined dramatically, stabilizing at around 7.5%. Consumers still have disposable income to spend, and the middle class… Read More »
Recent outbreaks of Ebola and Norovirus have put the spotlight back on proper
hygiene and sanitation methods. Against this backdrop, industrial and institutional cleaning product marketers show off their wares and share their concerns at Interclean, ISSA’s annual trade show. Read More »
The global detergent industry continues to make inroads on creating a more sustainable future. Its past efforts, present problems and future concerns were front and center during the AOCS World Detergent Conference. Read More »
Daylight fluorescent pigment manufacturer Brilliant Group, Inc. has opened its new 20,000-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility in Richmond, CA.
“Our ability to combine manufacturing, R&D, quality control and technical support under our own roof… Read More »
Vertellus is growing in fabric and home care. Effective Oct. 1, Vertellus ended its relationship with Ashland, which formerly served as the exclusive distributor of Vertellus’ patented PVNO dye transfer inhibitor technology sold under the… Read More »
Lipo Chemicals Inc. expanded its partnership with Sunjin Chemical in the North American market. According to the company, it will now be the exclusive distributor for Sunjin Chemicals personal care powders line all of the Americas.
Sunjin Chemical C… Read More »
Avon Products, Inc. has redesigned its website, which the firm says is a “critical component of its digital strategy designed to enhance the social selling experience for Avon representatives and the shopping experience for consumers.”
&… Read More »
GHANA: SC Johnson has expanded its WOW business concept to the Yilo Krobo District of Ghana, and rolled out improved product options. The expansion builds on two years of consumer research, which resulted in a better product bundle, and an improved b… Read More »
INDONESIA: Clariant will build a new production facility at its Tangerang, Indonesia site to support regional demands in the personal and home care industry. The overall investment in combined esterquat and methylquat production will add 12kt collect… Read More »