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 »
Want to reduce obesity and the diseases that go hand-in-hand with it? Get moving! That’s the advice of the Global Energy Balance Network, a new non-profit organization funded, in part, by Coca-Cola.
Now, it’s always a good idea to get up… Read More »
The global organic personal care products market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.3% between 2014 and 2020, according to a report from Transparency Market Research.
In 2013, the global organic personal care products market was estimated a… Read More »
The Center for Dermal Research at Rutgers University will host “Innovations in Dermatological Sciences-Skin Sensations: Itch, Pain and Touch” on Nov. 10, 2015 at the Heldrich Hotel, New Brunswick, NJ. Presentations will include “Itc… Read More »
On Aug. 24-25 at its national office in New York City, SCC will hold a new course entitled “Advances in Cleaners and Skin Care via New Materials and Technologies.” The course will describe the main categories of materials normally used to… Read More »
Despite high interest in natural and organic cosmetic products by European consumers, the market is highly fragmented with very few brands having a strong presence throughout the region. The main issue is in the definition; natural is a very loose te… Read More »