Emulsifiers

Symrise reorganizes business with cosmetic ingredients and perfume compositions

— Dr. Jörn Andreas taking responsibility for the Cosmetic Ingredients division — Eder Ramos becoming responsible for the Fragrance division — Geared towards growth of rapidly expanding divisions and customer-oriented service models Symrise AG is reorganizing its Scent & Care segment, the business with fragrances, perfume compositions and cosmetic ingredients. The company wants to further... Read more »

Lucas Meyer’s Heliosoft™

Is a 100% natural origin O/W emulsifier, composed of sunflower phospholipids and fatty esters and alcohols from rapeseed. Phospholipid-based, Heliosoft™ promotes lamellar organisation in formulas, providing a perfect affinity to the skin and an extreme tolerance. This biomimetic structure of Heliosoft™ brings an unctuous touch, while leaving a very soft and comfortable sensation as well... Read more »

Ecovadis Gold again for Alfa Chemicals!

Alfa Chemicals are proud to announce that we have again been awarded a Gold CSR rating by Ecovadis. The Award recognises supply chain sustainability by benchmarking against industry peers. For further information about Ecovadis, visit https://www.ecovadis.com/

BASF achieved its 2020 Palm Commitment

227,213 metric tons of certified palm oil and palm kernel oil sourced representing 100 percent of procured material Almost 95 percent of global palm footprint traceable back to the oil mill level More than 300,000 metric tons CO2 in 2020 avoided by sourcing certified sustainable palm kernel oil Ludwigshafen, Germany, March 4, 2021 – BASF... Read more »

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 »

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 »

Let’s go shopping!

View On-Demand Let’s go shopping! Trends flying off the shelves this season, and beyond Accompany Surfachem for a shopping trip with a difference. Join our conversation as we take you on a tour of our virtual store. We’ll be browsing some of the latest trends for this season and beyond within the Personal Care sector.... 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 »