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Fehrmann To Manage DuPont Tate & Lyle’s Zemea In Colombia

September 28, 2012


• COLOMBIA: DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Company LLC announced the expansion of geographic coverage for Zemea propanediol by appointing Fehrmann S.A. as distributor for the product line in Colombia.

Zemea is a natural, 100% biobased ingredient made from corn sugar through fermentation and developed for use in the cosmetics and personal care market.It is a high performance, environmentally sustainable alternative to petroleum-based glycols and glycerin, where the product’s lack of skin irritation, improved moisturization and excellent aesthetic properties are benefits.Zemea is approved as a natural ingredient by Ecocert and the Natural Products Association, is certified 100% biobased by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and has both Kosher and Halal certifications.

Carole Feole, account executive, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, calledFehrmann S.A. a “strategic part of our business strategy to expand our personal care business in South America.”

Fehrmann is a family-owned company serving the cosmetics, pharmaceutical and household markets since 1956.Its main offices, warehouses and technical laboratory are based in Bogota, Colombia.

More info: www.duponttateandlyle.com
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