Pigments

OQEMA Group Distribution Partnership Statement

Scott Bader – OQEMA Group Distribution Partnership Statement: Liedberg, Germany – 1st March 2021 – Scott Bader, a leading global manufacturer of adhesives, composites and functional polymers, and OQEMA AG, a European market-leader in the sales, marketing and distribution of specialty chemicals and food Ingredients – have entered into a sole distribution partnership for the... Read more »

Alban Muller’s Tinctamis®

Manufactured according to an eco-responsible process, Tinctamis® NSHC are COSMOS approved pigments of natural origin, perfectly harmless to the environment.  They bring subtle colours to your products, as well as the benefits associated with the traditional virtues of the plants from which the Tinctamis NSHC are derived.   There are 4 multi-functional shades: Tinctami® NSHC Indigo... Read more »

Cornelius Helps Personal Care Sector Adapt to 2021 Consumer Trends

Cornelius, an independent European manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, has underlined its support to the personal care sector by releasing a new, informative webinar focusing on the future of this industry. The events of 2020 and the ongoing pandemic have posed many significant challenges for businesses in the personal care products sector,... Read more »

Zinclear: Zinc Oxide from Antaria/ANO

ZinClear® Zinc Oxide products can be utilised to formulate elegant sunscreens with broad spectrum (UVA and UVB absorption) and high SPF   ZinClear® is ideal for the following applications: Broad Spectrum UV protection (UVB, UVA-I, UVA-II) Mild suncare for sensitive skin types or sensitive areas (face, neck) Children’s sunscreens suitable for young skin at risk... Read more »

Is My Non-Nano TiO2 Filter Really Not Nano?

Is my non-nano TiO2 filter really not nano? And how can I know this and measure it with certainty? As the cosmetics industry moves closer to the date of 2023 in the United States where only GRASE-approved mineral filters will be accepted in sun care products, many customers are trapped between regulations and charters. This... Read more »

Europe banning Microplastics

Here is the latest information on Europe banning Microplastics – which includes Nylon 12.   Kreglinger (ESP) anticipates that Nylon 12 — a common ingredient in colour cosmetics — will soon be prohibited and will need to be removed from colour cosmetic formulas. As you may have heard, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is actively... Read more »

Introducing the new TEXIQUE Range of Biobased Additives

Introducing the new TEXIQUE Range of Biobased Additives; unique, naturally derived & sustainable emulsions/emulsifiers for skin care, sun care & make-up applications. OQEMA Ltd introduce the new TEXIQUE Range of Biobased Additives for skin care, sun care & make-up applications: New Biobased Additives for Personal Care:  based on Hemisqualane - naturally derived and sustainably sourced... Read more »

Unique natural plant extract treated pearlescent pigments

Unique natural plant extract treated pearlescent pigments – new additions to the Econa family from CQV. OQEMA Ltd are pleased to introduce the new additions to the ECONA Range of Pearlescent Pigments from CQV Econa Range - Unique natural plant extract treated pearlescent pigments. All with antioxidant effects. All COSMOS approved. Econa Dark Night: -... Read more »

Iberchem to Join the Croda Family

19 November 2020 – Croda International Plc (‘Croda’), the speciality chemical company that uses smart science to create high performance ingredients and technologies that improve lives, and Iberchem, a leading global fragrances and flavours company, this week announced their future together. Croda has agreed to acquire Iberchem, which is headquartered in Spain for a total... Read more »