China Cosmetic Market to Gain Access to Cargill’s Nature-derived Ingredients

AlternativShanghai, China - August, 2018
Partnerships with BioHope and Sanrise China deliver on consumer preference for natural, sustainable claims... » more

Symrise AG: Interim Group Report for the First Half of 2018

AlternativHolzminden, Germany - August 14, 2018
Following a dynamic start to the year, Symrise AG accelerated its organic growth course in the second quarter... » more

Ashland’s Suprastim™ Biofunctional Revives Your Skin with Superfruits

AlternativSophia, Antopollis, France - August 13, 2018
Stress, too much sun and too little sleep are often factors contributing to hectic lifestyles, which can make skin look less luminous and less toned... » more

BSB Acknowledges Symrise Products SymGuard® CD and SymControlTM Care With Innovation Awards

AlternativHolzminden, Germany - August 8, 2018
In 2018, two Symrise developments were awarded with the renowned BSB Innovation Prize: The multifunctional active dedicated to personal hygiene... » more

Biesterfeld Gains Biosynthis as a Partner for Volatile, Biodegradable Emollients

AlternativHamburg, Germany - 08 August 2018
With the products from Biosynthis, starting immediately, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie will offer biodegradable emollients for the cosmetics and cleaning sectors.... » more

Henkel Builds State-of-the-art Automated Warehouse in Spain

AlternativDüsseldorf / Germany - August, 2018
Henkel is investing in its production site in Montornès del Vallès (Barcelona, Spain): The company will build a new, state-of-the-art logistics center for the... » more

BASF receives NPA’s Novel Ingredient and Science Award for Its Portfolio of Natural Cosmetic Ingredients

AlternativFlorham Park, NJ – August 7, 2018
The Natural Products Association (NPA) recognized BASF for having the largest selection of ingredients for cosmetic manufacturers... » more

First Half Year 2018: Eppendorf with Broad-based Growth Above Market Average

Hamburg, Germany - August 3, 2018
The Eppendorf Group continued to perform well in the first half year 2018. Group sales increased from EUR 327.9 million to EUR 335.6 million... » more

TRI-K: Save the Sharks! Go Olive.

Denville, NJ - August 2018
With rising demand for sustainable sources & non-animal products, now is the perfect time to swim away from shark based squalane... » more

The Innovation Company® presents: Alphaflow® 2 ISO 16128. No Substutute to Safety in Formulas.

AlternativDreux, France - August 2018
The natural way to replace silicones and especially Dimethicone for safe and free of SVHC... » more

DSM: The Skin Microbiome: Navigating New Beauty Regimes

AlternativHeerlen, Netherlands - August 2018
There’s a buzz surrounding the skin microbiome topic, yet many consumers are confused. We’ve looked at how consumers interpret the role of bacteria... » more

Scientific Study Shows That GARDskin™ is The Most Accurate Test for Skin Sensitization of Chemical Substances

AlternativLund, Sweden - July 31, 2018
SenzaGen (Nasdaq First North: SENZA) announces today that a new scientific study shows that GARDskin™ can provide producers and contract laboratories... » more

BASF Welcomes EU Approval of Nano-sized UV Filter in Cosmetics

AlternativDuesseldorf, Germany – July 30, 2018
BASF welcomes the official entry of Methylene Bis-Benzotriazolyl Tetramethylbutylphenol (MBBT) as a nano-sized UV filter into Annex VI... » more

Beraca to launch pioneering Service to Streamline Access to Brazilian Ingredients

São Paulo, Brazil - July 30th, 2018
The new system aims to improve all stages of the process regarding the use of Brazil's natural resources... » more

Berg+Schmidt: Shea Butter – Overcoming Availability Fluctuations

Hamburg, Germany - 27 July 2018
Berg+Schmidt is able to deliver in good quality even at the end of the season, thanks to long experience, close relationships, and far-sighted planning... » more

C+K: Meet The Latest Member of Tewameter®-Family: The Tewameter® TM Nano

AlternativKoeln, Germany - July 27th, 2018
With its ultra-small measuring chamber (only 2 mm Ø), the Tewameter® TM Nano allows to measure the Transepidermal Waterloss (TEWL) in g/h/m² on... » more

drom fragrances Announces The Grand Opening of The New Office Building in China

AlternativBaierbrunn / Guangzhou - July 25th, 2018
drom fragrances, the globally successful fragrance house, opens after a strong decade of presence in China a new office building to increase its production... » more

Henkel opens first Beauty Care Lab in the Middle East

AlternativDubai, UAE - July 25, 2018
Henkel has officially inaugurated its first Beauty Care laboratory in the Middle East. As a further milestone of Henkel’s continuous investment in the region... » more

Clariant Reports Strong Progress in The First Half of 2018

Muttenz, Switzerland - July 25, 2018
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced first half 2018 sales of CHF 3.389 billion compared to CHF 3.132 billion in the first... » more

Frutarom Enters “Beauty from Within” Market in Asia

Yavne, Israel - 24 July 2018
Pure tomato powder-derived ingredient backed by research boosts skin health and radiance... » more

Gold Sponsor GREENTECH Focuses on Solutions for Oily Skin and Anti Pollution at This Year’s IFSCC Congress in Munich.

AlternativStarnberg, Germany - 23 July 2018
GREENTECH is presenting an innovative product range at the upcoming IFSCC congress: A strong focus lies on solutions that offer the skin effective... » more

Givaudan:2018 Half Year Results - Strong Recovery in High Growth Markets

AlternativArgenteuil, France - July 19th, 2018
Givaudan Group sales for the first six months of the year were CHF 2,674 million, an increase of 5.6% on a like-for-like basis and 7.7% in Swiss francs... » more

INOLEX Welcomes Lisa Gandolfi as Director of Marketing

AlternativPhiladelphia, PA USA - July 19, 2018
INOLEX is pleased to announce that Lisa Gandolfi, Ph.D. has joined the
company as Director of Marketing... » more

Symrise Nominated for the German Sustainability Award

AlternativHolzminden, Germany - July 19, 2018
Having already received the award in 2012 and made it into the final round in 2016, Symrise has been nominated again this year for the German... » more

Beiersdorf Takes an Equity Investment into S-Biomedic and Collaborates on The Skin Microbiome

Hamburg, Germany - July 18, 2017
Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany, and S-Biomedic NV, Beerse, Belgium, today announced that they have entered into a cooperation to jointly drive... » more

Henkel Opens “Beauty Insights“ Center in Düsseldorf

AlternativDüsseldorf, Germany - July 18, 2018
How exactly do consumers use styling products, shower gels or toothpastes? In Henkel’s “Beauty Insights” center the company’s Beauty Care experts... » more

Aqdot Appoints Grolman to Distribute Novel Emulsifier AqStar™ M1 in Europe

AlternativNeuss, Germany - 18 July 2018
Aqdot, the Cambridge (UK)-based performance chemistry company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Grolman Group (Grolman), a leading... » more

Stéarinerie Dubois Renews ISO 9001 et ISO 14001 Certifications and Achieves Version 2015.

Boulogne Billancourt, France - July 16th, 2018
Stéarinerie Dubois has obtained the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications in the 2015 versions for its Quality and Environment Management systems... » more

Lipotec: Always Committed to The Environment

AlternativBarcelona, Spain - July 2018
Every day more people take consciousness of the environment and the human footprint that we leave on the Earth... » more

Gattefossé Renews Its ISO 9001 Certification and Achieves The 2015 Version

Lyon, France - July 10th, 2018
The management system of Gattefossé SAS, headquarter based in Saint Priest, France, has been audited and certified according to the requirements of ISO... » more