Givaudan Active Beauty Drives Innovation with New Clinical Data on Skin Microbiome

AlternativArgenteuil, France - June 12th 2019
Givaudan Active Beauty takes skin microbiome research to the next level by publishing new exclusive clinical data for Vetivyne™, the vetiver inspired skin youth booster, and Yogurtene® Balance... » more

CLR: A Sustainable Future

AlternativBerlin, Germany - June 2019
The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations reports that one third of food produced for human consumption is wasted... » more

Somat and Pril Support UNICEF’s Global Nutrition Program to Help Malnourished Children and Communities

AlternativDüsseldorf, Germany - June 11, 2019
Only 1 in 6 children in low- and lower-middle-income countries receives a minimum acceptable diet and 50 million children are threatened by acute... » more

Azelis Extends Distribution Relationship with BASF in South Korea

AlternativAntwerp, Belgium - 10 June 2019
Azelis, a leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, is proud to announce that SammiChem, a part of the Azelis group, has established a new partnership with BASF in South Korea, effective immediately. ... » more

Genomatica Acquires REG Life Sciences’ Assets

San Diego, California - June 6, 2019
Genomatica, a technology leader for bio-based chemicals, announced it has acquired certain assets of the REG Life Sciences division (REG LS) of... » more

BASF and siHealth Ltd Partner to Market Personalized Technology to the Personal Care Industry

AlternativLudwigshafen, Germany – June 4, 2019
BASF and siHealth Ltd, a UK emerging company in the health care industry, today announced their strategic alliance, including an equity investment... » more

Provital at the Forefront of Cosmetic Research

Barcelona, Spain - June 2019
For the first time in the cosmetics industry, we have succeeded in developing reconstructed skin from stretch mark fibroblasts... » more

360˚ Sun Care: More Than Just Great Sunscreen

Düsseldorf-Holthausen, Germany – June 4, 2019
BASF has launched a new microsite all about sun protection. Hosted by BASF’s Care Creations® team, the Global Technical Center Sun Care makes the... » more

Nouryon Announces New Structure to Support Growth Strategy

Amsterdam, The Netherlands - June 3, 2019
Nouryon has announced a new organizational model as part of its strategy to accelerate growth and drive performance improvement... » more

Nouryon Cuts CO2 Emissions Through Increased Use of Sustainable Steam

Amsterdam, Delfzijl, The Netherlands - May 29, 2019
Nouryon and other firms based at Chemical Park Delfzijl in the Netherlands will save up to 100,000 tons of CO2 emissions per year through the... » more

SILAB Obtains EcoVadis Gold Certification Again

AlternativSaint-Viance, France - May 28, 2019
Just a few weeks after receiving the A- rating from the CDP for its action to combat climate change, SILAB has once again been praised for its exemplary... » more

Sustainable Solutions Take Center Stage as Nouryon Announces 2019 Imagine Chemistry Winners

Amsterdam, The Netherlands - May 24, 2019
Surfactants derived from plants, eco-friendly membranes, and miniature sensors were among the eight winning ideas in the 2019 Imagine Chemistry... » more

Solabia Group Announces its Acquisition of Algatech, a Global Leader in the Microalgae Industry

Paris, France, 22 May 2019
Solabia Group (“Solabia”) today announces that it has acquired Algatech Ltd. (“Algatech” or “the Company”), a global innovative leader in the development, cultivation and commercialisation of ingredients delivered from microalgae and used by leading food supplement, food and cosmetic brands worldwide. » more

BASF, The Estee Lauder Companies, Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil and Solidaridad Partner for Sustainabile Palm Project

Lampung, Indonesia - May, 2019
BASF, The Estée Lauder Companies and the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) are partnering with the civil society organization Solidaridad... » more

DGK e.V. (German Society of Scientific and Applied Cosmetics) General Meeting 2019: Voting of New - Former Board

AlternativThannhausen, Germany - May, 2019
On the occasion of the 22nd DGK Symposium in Essen on May 15, 2019, an election of the board was held at the general meeting... » more

Biesterfeld Receives Exclusive Distribution Rights for Kaolin

AlternativHamburg, Germany - 22 May, 2019
From the start of June, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie will be the official distributor for Pharmakaolin B 860 (INCI: KAOLIN), which is made by the... » more

Sabinsa Achieves USP GMP Audited Status for Three Additional Sites

Bengaluru, India  - May 20, 2019
Three additional Sami-Sabinsa Group Manufacturing units have been audited by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and received GMP compliance certificates for the ... » more

A Fresh Breeze at IOI Oleo!

AlternativHamburg, Germany - May 2019
Ms Sabrina Gröne joined the new CARE Studio, IOI Oleo GmbH’s Applications Laboratory, on 01.04.2019, where she enriches the team as an Application Engineer... » more

Givaudan to Acquire Vietnamese Flavour Company Golden Frog

AlternativGeneva Switzerland - 20 May 2019
As part of its 2020 strategy to strengthen its naturals capabilities and its presence in the high growth markets of Asia Pacific, Givaudan announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Golden Frog, a Vietnamese flavour company... » more

ACA Leaders Forum 2019: Unlocking Potential for Cosmetics Businesses in Southeast Asia

Singapore - 14 May 2019
Biennial Event Explores Impact of Global Beauty Industry Developments... » more

INTERPOLYMER and WOOSHIN Announce Partnership

Wissembourg, France - May 2019
Interpolymer will market the COSMELOR® portfolio of aqueous pigment preparations to the worldwide cosmetic industry... » more

drom fragrances Precious Historical Flacons in an Extraordinary Exhibition “The Invention of Modern Perfume”” in the Artistic Lalique Museum

AlternativBaierbrunn/Wingen-sur-Moder - 14th May 2019
drom fragrances is with more than 100 antique flacons part of a fascinating journey through time in the Lalique Museum from May 17th... » more

BASF Signs Exclusive Contract with Lactips to Market Bio-based and Biodegradable Films for Home Care As Well as Industrial and Institutional Cleaning Applications

AlternativLudwigshafen, Germany – May 13, 2019
BASF and Lactips signed an exclusive contract to market Lactips’ water-soluble, bio-based and fully biodegradable material.... » more

Beiersdorf to Acquire Iconic Coppertone™ Brand from Bayer

Hamburg, Germany / Leverkusen, Germany - May 13, 2019
Beiersdorf and Bayer announced today that Beiersdorf has entered into a definitive agreement to buy the Coppertone™ business from Bayer for a purchase price of 550 million U.S. dollars. » more

North America Cosmetics Market to Gain Full Access to Cargill’s Nature-derived Beauty Ingredients

AlternativJersey City, NJ – May, 2019
Cargill Beauty announces partnership with Univar Personal Care North America... » more

Targeting Long Non-coding RNA, an Innovative Pathway to Rejuvenate Skin

AlternativMuttenz, Switzerland - May 08, 2019
As the population around the globe is aging, with an expected 2 billion people over 60 years old by 2050 which will represent 21% of the global population.... » more

Lonza Highlights H2OBioEV™ Bioactive Functional for Skin Rejuvenation at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day

Alternativ Morristown, NJ, USA - 7 May 2019
At NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2019, Lonza is highlighting the newest in its portfolio of bioactives, H2OBioEV™ Bioactive, a multifunctional cosmetic... » more

Clariant to Open State-of-the-art Consumer Care Innovation Center Near New York City

Muttenz, Switzerland -  May 7, 2019
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced it plans to open a state-of-the-art consumer care innovation center... » more

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, Corbion, INOLEX, and ACT Solutions Collaborate to Create a Range of Personal Care Product Formulations Delivering High Performance and up to 100 Percent Bio-based Content

New York, May 6, 2019
Achieving High Performance and High Bio-based Content Formulations is Now a Reality... » more

Symrise Acquires Italian Biotech Company Cutech

AlternativHolzminden, Germany – May 6, 2019
Symrise has signed a contract to acquire the Italian biotech company Cutech in Padua. ... » more