Supplier's Corner

Several Symrise Materials Earn Ecocert Approval

November 17, 2008

Symrise recently received Ecocert approval for several personal care ingredients. These include: Sym- Matrix (INCI: Maltodextrin, rubus fruticosus (blackberry) leaf extract) is a 100% natural MMP-1,2,9 and elastase inhibitor and antioxidant; Drago-Calm (INCI: Water, glycerin, oat (avena sativa) kernel extract) is an anti-irritant and anti-inflammatory agent that is made from oats and standardized on min. 100ppm avenanthramides; (-)-alpha-Bisabolol is a 100% natural anti-irritant derived from sustainable sources; SymRelief (INCI: Bisabolol, zingiber officinale (ginger) root extract), is a 100% natural, cost-effective anti-irritant mixture of sustainable Bisabolol and organic ginger; Neo Actipone Soap Nut Shell (INCI: Sapindos mukorossi peel extract) is a 100% natural detergent; and Dracorin CE (INCI: Glyceryl stearate citrate), a vegetable-based emulsifier for creams and Dracorin GOC (INCI: Glyceryl oleate citrate, caprylic/capric triglyceride) is a vegetable-based emulsifier for lotions (cold and hot emulsification). More info: www.symrise.com
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