Iselux was launched in 2009 as a new, high-performance, sulfate-free surfactant to help customers meet consumer demands for gentle, effective cleansing across a wide range of personal care applications. Iseluxis a flagship product for Innospec and has penetrated the market to become a core technology alongside more traditional surfactant systems. This new capacity supports its growth into the next generation of personal care products.
Innospec expects that the additional production volume will come online Jan. 1, 2018
“This significant additional capacity demonstrates Innospec’s commitment to novel ingredients for the personal care market. It underlines our strategy to focus on specialty surfactants and ensures all our customers’ needs are met, in terms of both innovation and supply,” said Bruce McDonald, president of Innospec’s Performance Chemicals business.