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Project to Improve Livelihood of Palm Oil Smallholders

The UN Environment and the RSPO signed a small-scale funding agreement to benefit palm oil smallholders in two regions of East Malaysia and Central Kalimantan. This project will help smallholders develop knowledge and capacity on agricultural practices and other key principles of sustainable agriculture.

KDC Acquires Aromair Fine Fragrance Company Inc.

"We believe that the home care category offers a series of growth opportunities. We were particularly attracted to Aromair’s product quality and innovation and, most of all, its team of talented, highly skilled professionals."

The 2017 Sustainable Beauty Award Winners

Awards included: Green Formulations, Sustainable Packaging, Sustainability Ingredient, Sustainability Pioneer and Sustainability Leadership.

CircleUp Leads Series A for HUM Nutrition and Establishes New Fund

HUM Nutrition's products are currently on the shelves of major retailers, including Sephora, Anthropologie and Nordstrom.

Toss the Visor, Hallstar Launches Photostabilizer

Hallstar is recognizing the need for UVA protection, specifically in China and Korea where products include PA++++ level of protection and has therefore developed an ingredient to properly protect skin from environmental modern-day city life.

Kao Completes Construction of New Production Building in Taiwan

The new building will start manufacturing Bioré and Men's Bioré skin care products, as well as Essential and Liese hair care products.

Shiseido Announces Administrative Changes and Transfer of Personnel for 2018

The company has announced partial organizational reforms and the transfer of personnel, which will be effective January 1, 2018.

Make Way for a New Shea Study

“Historically, shea has been widely used for cooking oil and cosmetics in Africa,” said Badiè Marico, president, GSA. “Because of the GSA and its members, shea is now being consumed in markets around the world, and in turn improving the livelihoods of women in our communities.”

Mirexus Launches Glycogen-like Ingredient

Mirexus Inc. has launched a multi-functional ingredient that is beneficial toward anti-aging and can tightly hold water for long periods of time, boosting hydration performance when used on its own or in combination with hyaluronic acid.

Wacker Opens Istanbul Laboratory Doors

Wacker Chemie AG's silicones for applications in personal care can now be tested at its new technical center located in Istanbul, Turkey. The company hopes to work with local formulators and businesses at the center.

Unique Distinctions Introduces Scrub Tube Series

The tubes contain a built-in brush that allows the product to be applied directly from the package.

[video] Unilever to Acquire Sundial Brands

The agreement also intends to create the New Voices Fund, a $100 million program that will invest in and empower women of color entrepreneurs.

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