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Mar 02, 2009 | 11:45 AM CST

Cognis sells Botanicals Extracts Business

Sale intended to streamline portfolio in businesses that offer critical mass and bring competitive synergies in Cognis' key markets.

Feb 27, 2009 | 03:42 PM CST

Assessing & Regulating Natural Fragrances

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

The creation of a definition and guidelines for natural is an ongoing and evolving challenge.

Feb 27, 2009 | 03:13 PM CST

Will Eco-friendly R&D Pale Under Economic Uncertainty?

By: Karen A. Newman

While more than one in seven (16%) global beauty products launched last year were certified organic, ethical or all natural, according to Mintel’s beauty and personal care launch monitor, there are concerns that the global economic climate will stifle new product development, innovation and sustainability programs in 2009.

Feb 27, 2009 | 02:26 PM CST

Rules & Regulations: A Long Way to REACH

By: Nicolas Gardères

REACH is now in force, and impacted U.S. companies are facing various challenges toward implementation.

Feb 26, 2009 | 11:03 AM CST

BASF Posts Solid 2008

Sales up 8% but fourth-quarter earnings impaired; business units serving beauty industry are among stabilizing factors.

Feb 24, 2009 | 09:34 AM CST

Shift in 2009 R&D Spending Forecast

Research firm expects R&D will shift from existing products to new business products; focus on areas with the highest potential to generate a substantial return.

Feb 17, 2009 | 08:52 AM CST

Kline Explores Growth of Botanical Actives

Desire for performance coupled with natural ingredients boosts botanical actives consumption in personal care. Report cites botanicals as one of the major changes in C&T.

Feb 16, 2009 | 03:28 PM CST

Executive Changes at L’Oréal

Laurent Attal named executive vice president and managing director of R&D; Frédéric Rozé succeeds Attal as president and CEO of L’Oréal USA.

Feb 04, 2009 | 04:00 PM CST

Case Study: R&D Test Method Expedites Speed to Market

By: Jeff Falk

Test method allowed Alberto-Culver R&D to create scrub that met marketing's vision and speed to market.

Feb 04, 2009 | 02:48 PM CST

Chemical Reaction: The Basics

By: Steve Herman

Questions from a high school student aptly reflect issues raised by both consumers and new entries to the industry. Answering these questions yields a better understanding of the industry and forecasts its future.