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Solazyme, Inc. and BASF partnered in launching a high performance algal betaine—the first commercial surfactant derived from microalgae oil—for use in home and personal care applications.
Vantage Specialty Ingredients acquired Curoxyl and Curcylic for their product portfolio.
An anti-aging active ingredient, Plantasens olive active HP is naturally derived from olive and slows down aging of the skin.
Companies will have three years to phase out the use of plastic microbeads from their cosmetic products in Connecticut following a state ban (HB 5286) on microbeads passed by the General Assembly.
According to Cargill, as of June 17, 2015, the Rainforest Alliance reached a milestone in training more than 1,000 farmers in good agricultural practices such as the correct use of fertilizers, intercropping, replanting and Sustainable Agricultural Network (SAN) standards.
Dinaco and Amyrise announced a reseller agreement for the Neossance cosmetic ingredients, where Dinaco will purchase and resell the products throughout Brazil.
BASF created a broad portfolio of surfactants in various applications and products and presented new possibilities at the CESIO's 10th World Surfactant Congress and Business Convention.
Featuring high-level technical presentations and hands-on practical workshops, the June 2015 C&T Summit provides an experiential learning environment, aiming to transfer knowledge through participation.
Understanding the cause of hyperpigmentation and the action of ingredients that address hyperpigmentation is key to developing impactful skin care products.
With the progress of the cosmetic science, some active ingredients offer cheaper, but still efficient, alternatives to aesthetic surgery.