Bionetix International launched BCP35S/BioSurf as an environmentally safe and economical alternative to the use of chemicals that reduces client’s processing costs and increases the time of remediation. BCP35S/BioSurf is a new bioremediation pr… Read More »
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently named the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) a winner of its 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award.
The Safer Choice Program, formerly known as the Design for the Environment (DfE)… Read More »
The TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 (H.R. 2576), which was passed by the US House of Representatives in June, is another key step ahead of the effort to reform the nation’s chemical control. The recent vote—which was 398-1—was the fi… Read More »
Sales: $2.7 billion
Key Personnel: Antônio Luiz da Cunha Seabra, founder and board member; Pedro Luiz Barreiros Passos, chairman and co-founder; Roberto Oliveira de Lima, chief executive officer; José Roberto Letti… Read More »
Sales: $215 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: John Replogle, president and chief executive officer; Maureen Usifer, chief financial officer; Joey Bergstein, general manager and chie… Read More »
Grain Processing Corporation’s new dryer house is fully operational. Originally estimated to cost $75 million, GPC, Muscatine, IA, spent more than $83 million on the project, which was completed on schedule and included additional environ… Read More »
In-depth research from Olay shows how gene expression changes impact the appearance and quality of women’s skin as they age across every decade. Olay’s Multi-Decade and Ethnicity (MDE) study reveals biological commonalities among a unique… Read More »
The latest creation from Air Products is Rovisome NG cosmetic actives. According to the company, this new line of products offers formulators the high performing profile they expect from Rovisome materials, but has a more label-friendly alternative f… Read More »
A need exists for preservatives that do not contain alcohol, parabens, isothiazolones, halogens or formaldehyde donors. At the same time, manufacturers of wipes and other personal care products request cost-effective progressive preservative systems.… Read More »
Pride Industries, Roseville, CA, has been named a 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award winner for its outstanding achievement in the development, distribution and promotion of its PrideClean products.
The company is among 21 Safer Choice Part… Read More »
FRANCE: Silab has inaugurated its production unit dedicated to biotechnologies. The new industrial facilities, which represent an investment of €5 million, have been built upstream of the three current production lines dedicated to cosmetic acti… Read More »
BRAZIL: Natura Cosméticos S.A. says that after a successfully completing testing and product validation phases during the past year using Solazyme’s oils, it will purchasing Solazyme’s high-performance AlgaPur Microalgae Oil, which… Read More »
Sustainable, non-GMO, all-natural, organic—the terms appear across product categories. There’s no doubt that the world’s getting greener, and natural products within the personal care space are gaining in importance among consumers… Read More »
It may not be the pits, but it’s certainly not coming up roses, either. Regarded by many Europeans as a functional daily essential, deodorants have long been a relatively unexciting product category and posted just a 2% gain in 2013 (the latest… Read More »