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08 Jul 2020
Dupont presents Early Life Nutrition innovations

DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences recently released the findings of a first-time new study showing the effects Care4U 2’-FL had on…

Dupont presents Early Life Nutrition innovations

DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences recently released the findings of a first-time new study showing the effects Care4U 2’-FL had on dental caries-associated bacterium Streptococcus mutans. Previously, HMOs have not been studied for their effects on oral bacteria, but as HMOs are increasingly being added to infant formula, it is important…

25 Jun 2020
IADSA video explains global supplement rules

IADSA has released a short video explaining the critical role of Codex Alimentarius in the global regulation of food supplements.…

IADSA video explains global supplement rules

IADSA has released a short video explaining the critical role of Codex Alimentarius in the global regulation of food supplements. The video was launched on 12 June 2020 by Steve Wearne, Vice-Chair of the Codex Alimentarius Commission, during IADSA’s ‘100 Minutes’ online member meeting. It is available to view at…

23 Jun 2020
Arla Foods launches whey ingredient that slows age-related muscle decline

Arla Foods Ingredients has launched a new whey protein ingredient which is clinically proven to counteract age-related muscle mass decline.…

Arla Foods launches whey ingredient that slows age-related muscle decline

Arla Foods Ingredients has launched a new whey protein ingredient which is clinically proven to counteract age-related muscle mass decline. Lacprodan HYDRO.Rebuild is a 100% hydrolysed whey protein. It offers highly accessible content of branched-chain amino acids and essential amino acids such as leucine, which are important for muscle synthesis…

02 Jun 2020
Symrise products honoured at BSB Innovation Awards 2020

Three Symrise developments have made it to first place in their categories at the renowned BSB Innovation Awards 2020. The…

Symrise products honoured at BSB Innovation Awards 2020

Three Symrise developments have made it to first place in their categories at the renowned BSB Innovation Awards 2020. The natural anti-dandruff active ingredient Crinipan PMC green received the award for Most Innovative Active Ingredient for cosmetics in the category “Scalp, Barrier, Redness.” In the category “Scalp, Hair, Moisture, Tan,”…

25 May 2020
Elkem Silicones introduces Puresil

Elkem Silicones has just launched Puresil, a new brand for specialised personal care offerings. Puresil, a new brand created following…

Elkem Silicones introduces Puresil

Elkem Silicones has just launched Puresil, a new brand for specialised personal care offerings. Puresil, a new brand created following the acquisition of Basel Chemie, a renowned Korean silicone producer, demonstrates Elkem’s commitment to strengthening its position as a specialty silicone supplier to the personal care market. Its newly extended…

05 May 2020
Five active ingredients by BASF certified as organic

Five active ingredients by BASF for cosmetics and body care products have been approved as organic according to COSMOS-standard. This…

Five active ingredients by BASF certified as organic

Five active ingredients by BASF for cosmetics and body care products have been approved as organic according to COSMOS-standard. This includes the active ingredients Dulcemin from sweet almond seed flour, Lipofructyl on the basis of Argan oil as well as the skin care ingredient Elestan extracted from the leaves of…

21 Apr 2020
Ingredion to acquire controlling stake in Pure Circle

Ingredion and PureCircle have reached an agreement on the terms for Ingredion to acquire a controlling 75% stake in PureCircle,…

Ingredion to acquire controlling stake in Pure Circle

Ingredion and PureCircle have reached an agreement on the terms for Ingredion to acquire a controlling 75% stake in PureCircle, a producer of stevia sweeteners for the global food and beverage industries. The proposed acquisition has been approved by the boards of both companies. The companies expect the transaction to…

01 Apr 2020
CLR launches Virtual Exhibition to debut Cutibiome CLR

CLR is replacing its physical presence at in-cosmetics Global, which was postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, with a virtual…

CLR launches Virtual Exhibition to debut Cutibiome CLR

CLR is replacing its physical presence at in-cosmetics Global, which was postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, with a virtual exhibition. New situations ask for new, creative approaches. Because of the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), many exhibitions and conferences have been either cancelled or postponed in recent weeks. Among these…

31 Mar 2020
Clariant launches an efficient natural choice for cosmetics preservation

Clariant has launched the next generation preservation booster Velsan Flex for both traditional and natural formulations. The 93 percent RCI…

Clariant launches an efficient natural choice for cosmetics preservation

Clariant has launched the next generation preservation booster Velsan Flex for both traditional and natural formulations. The 93 percent RCI (Renewable Carbon Index) innovation is highly versatile and effective in combination with all preservative types, enabling a reduction of typical preservative by as much as 50 percent while still achieving…

25 Feb 2020
Destress your skin with a safe and natural CBD alternative from Beraca

Beraca is set to launch two innovative products at in-cosmetics Global, taking place from 31 March to 2 April at…

Destress your skin with a safe and natural CBD alternative from Beraca

Beraca is set to launch two innovative products at in-cosmetics Global, taking place from 31 March to 2 April at Fira de Barcelona-Gran Via Venue, in Barcelona, Spain. The first one is Beracare CBA – Cannabinoid Active System – an active compound with proven efficacy to decrease the effects of…

24 Feb 2020
What does ‘natural’ mean in cosmetics labelling?

AUTHOR: Dr Somia EL Azzab, senior toxicologist, health, environmental and regulatory services Despite widespread use of the term ‘natural’ in…

What does ‘natural’ mean in cosmetics labelling?

AUTHOR: Dr Somia EL Azzab, senior toxicologist, health, environmental and regulatory services Despite widespread use of the term ‘natural’ in personal care products, the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has not officially defined the term and has not released any guidelines on its use. However, the ISO…

21 Feb 2020
Evonik acquires phytochemical company Wilshire Technologies

Evonik concluded a purchase agreement to acquire Wilshire Technologies, a supplier of  phytochemicals and derivatives to the global cosmetic and…

Evonik acquires phytochemical company Wilshire Technologies

Evonik concluded a purchase agreement to acquire Wilshire Technologies, a supplier of  phytochemicals and derivatives to the global cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries, headquartered in Princeton NJ, USA. The new home for the cosmetics part of Wilshire’s product portfolio will be in Evonik’s Care Solutions business line. Sustainable and renewable sources…