Breaking News

Univar Signs European Distribution Deal with ANGUS

February 10, 2017

Univar BV has been tapped as the exclusive distribution partner for ANGUS Chemical Company’s personal care ingredients across Europe, including Turkey. The new distribution arrangement with ANGUS is effective January 2017, and further grows Univar’s speciality portfolio.

“This is a terrific opportunity to bolster our relationship with ANGUS as we look together to better meet the personal care market needs across Europe,” said Matthew Ottaway, Industry Director, Personal Care, Univar EMEA. ANGUS’ powerful product range complements our existing portfolio offering and is completely aligned to our customer focused technical sales route to market.”
ANGUS, the world’s only fully integrated manufacturer of nitroalkanes and their derivatives, produces a full line of specialty neutralizers and pH buffers ideally suited for personal care and cosmetics formulations, including:

•   TRIS Amino Ultra PC tromethamine buffer for skin care and cosmetics products 

•   AMP-Ultra PCamine for hair care and personal care products 

•   AMPDTM Ultra PC neutralizing amine for eye care products and color cosmetics 

ANGUS’ ULTRA PC grades are globally compliant with the personal care industry’s most stringent regulatory standards and meet the European Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC and its latest amendments.

“Univar has committed to building a deep expertise in the European personal care market and, together with their comprehensive logistics network, we look forward to enhancing our supply and service delivery capabilities to formulators and brand owners who recognize the performance benefits provided by ANGUS' high-performance multifunctional additives,” said Liam Doherty, business vice president, EMEA and India, ANGUS Chemical Company. 
  • The Good, The Bad Can Get Ugly

    The Good, The Bad Can Get Ugly

    March 28, 2017
    If you are what you eat, you may really be in trouble!

  • Take The Hint

    Take The Hint

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||March 13, 2017
    Water brand forays into sun protection by capitalizing on scent and experience.

  • What’s Up with Brexit?

    What’s Up with Brexit?

    March 9, 2017
    During In-Cosmetics, industry experts from the CTPA will weigh in on what’s ahead for the beauty industry.

  • New Faces in Familiar Places

    New Faces in Familiar Places

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||March 1, 2017
    The American Cleaning Institute officially welcomed its new president.

  • Special Delivery

    Special Delivery

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||March 1, 2017
    UV protection is important, but what good is that sunscreen if consumers won’t apply it?

  • OTC = TLC

    OTC = TLC

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||March 1, 2017
    Over-the-counter treatments provide consumers’ skin and hair with extra care.