Supplier's Corner

New Soap Derived

November 14, 2005

Chemysoap (INCI name: sodium astro-caryum murumuruate) contains sap-onified triglycerides of Astrocaryum palm trees found in the Amazonian rainforest. Test results indicate that Chemysoap improves sensory attributes, skin hydration and cutaneous barrier functions of bar soaps. It also improves the physical properties of bar soaps, such as water absorption, cracking and durability. The product is available from Noveon.
More info: (216) 447-5000; E-m
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