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Oct 07, 2008 | 12:30 PM CDT

Chemical Reaction: The Power of Soap

By: Steve Herman

We sometimes forget that the benefits of our industry go beyond simple beauty, and some of the most elemental and taken-for-granted products, combined with the marketing knowledge pioneered by the companies in our industry, can save millions of lives.

Oct 03, 2008 | 04:40 PM CDT

Chemical Reaction: Green Chemistry—Safer from the Start

By: Steve Herman

A scientist and educator suggests that making products safe from the beginning would help safety, environmental and regulatory issues disappear, and the general public less likely to view the industry as insensitive purveyors of toxic materials.

Sep 30, 2008 | 03:30 PM CDT

California Governor Signs Green Chemistry Bills

State regulators given broad authority to evaluate and ban potentially harmful industrial chemicals; state department charged with developing program to identify chemicals of concern and analyze alternatives by 2011.

Sep 29, 2008 | 02:36 PM CDT

Growing Cosmeceutical Applications

By: Lakshmi Prakash, PhD

Complementary to the September 2008 feature "Cosmeceuticals: Still Topical," the author explores formulation challenges, preservatives, skin lightening and other topics.

Sep 25, 2008 | 09:48 AM CDT

Cognis Introduces Green Formulation Grid

The company moves into phase two of its Green Chemical Solutions (GCS) classification system.

Sep 25, 2008 | 09:17 AM CDT

Pilot Chemical Surfactants Acknowledged as ‘CleanGredients’

NSF International provided the third-party certification and environmental screening for the surfactants now listed on the online database.

Sep 25, 2008 | 09:10 AM CDT

PCPC on Nanotech and Sustainability

The Personal Care Products Council has presented the results of its nanotechnology and cosmetic survey to the FDA, as well as announced the development of its sustainability survey.

Sep 23, 2008 | 09:49 AM CDT

DSM and LibraGen Partner for Catalytic Enzymes

Partnership to produce a range of omega transaminases for the improved production of optically pure amine compounds.

Sep 23, 2008 | 09:40 AM CDT

Schülke Inc. Adds Two Sales Reps

Ruth St. Usaire and Danielle North join the Schülke team.

Sep 20, 2008 | 12:24 PM CDT

Absorbing Supplements

By: Leslie Benson

WEB exclusive from “Eat and Drink Your Skin Care,” August 2008 GCI magazine cover story.