After a 37-year career with Croda, Kevin Gallagher, president, global personal care and actives, has announced his retirement from Croda at the end of 2015. He is extremely proud of his career in Croda, and at having been an important part of th… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists is readying for its 70th annual Scientific Meeting and Technology Showcase, which will be held Dec. 10-11 in New York City.
During the meeting, the 2015 Frontiers of Science Award lecture, ”Neuroscience of Inno… Read More »
JAPAN: Kosé Corporation will launch Decorté, its prestige luxury brand of innovative skin care and color, in an exclusive distribution arrangement with Saks Fifth Avenue. Plans are to roll out the brand in Saks Fifth Avenue locations ac… Read More »
Photo-toxicity reaction occurs when a biological tissue is exposed to a chemical entity which, when accompanied with radiation, becomes toxic. As such, only body organs that may be directly exposed to radiation, such as skin and eyes, are potential t… Read More »
Effective Sept. 1, Bayer’s Material-Science business is now Covestro. Bayer intends to float Covestro on the stock market by mid-2016, following through with a plan that was announced in September 2014.
The name Covestro is made from a combina… Read More »
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings’ wholly-owned subsidiary Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC) has exercised its option for the right to acquire Boca Raton, FL-based Organic Holdings LLC, distributor of Reserveage Nutrition, a supplement brand… Read More »
On Oct. 27-28, Mike Fevola, Ph.D., and Dr. Janet Drobits Windisch will run an introduction to polymer science course with special emphasis on the cosmetic industry. The two-day class will be held at the SCC national office in New York City.
Polymers… Read More »
As part of the International Sanitary Supply Association’s ongoing efforts to advance the safety, health and well-being of employees both in the workplace and beyond, ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, has partnered with the Nat… Read More »
FRANCE: Chanel Research and Technology has revealed the latest winners of the Chanel-CE.R.I.E.S. Research Award: Julia Segre Ph.D (USA) received the 2014 Award and Emi Nishimura M.D., Ph.D. (Japan) is nominated as the 2015 award recipient.
The annual… Read More »
BASF: named Dr. Andreas Meier as vice president, corporate affairs Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong. He previously was director of corporate communications, BASF Corporation.
Meier, who will report to Sanjeev Gandhi, a member of the board of BASF SE… Read More »
CHINA: The Hallstar Company has opened its Asia Pacific R&D center in Suzhou, China. Situated in the Suzhou New District (SND), Hallstar New Material Science & Technology (Suzhou) Company Ltd. will serve as the company’s R&D and tec… Read More »
Skin corrosion is defined as irreversible damage to the skin following the application of a substance. When it contacts the tissue, a corrosive compound generates necrosis through the epidermis and the dermis with ulcers and bleeding. The healing pro… Read More »