Seppic Launches Natural and Biodegradable Solubilizer

Jan 21, 2014

Seppic has launched a 100% natural and sustainable solubilizer derived from sugar and castor seeds.

Pilot Chemical Adds Sulfate-free Surfactant Blend to Offering

Dec 10, 2013

Pilot Chemical has launched a new sulfate-free surfactant blend.

Lubrizol Introduced High-foam, Plant-based Surfactant for Cleansing

Sep 24, 2013

Lubrizol Advanced Materials has created a concentrated, plant-based surfactant that provides rich creamy foam in cleansing applications.

Evonik Introduces Eco-friendly, Polyglyceryl Emulsifier for Challenging Emulsions

Sep 17, 2013Katie Anderson

At the Florida chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists' (FLSCC) Sunscreen Symposium, Evonik will debut its PEG-free, o/w emulsifier for challenging fluid emulsions such as modern sun care formulations.

Clean and Green: A Review of Modern Day Surfactants and Emulsifiers

Aug 1, 2013Judi Beerling, Organic Monitor Ltd.; and Tony Gough, Innospec Personal Care

Many certified organic shampoos and body washes use soaps such as potassium cocoate as their primary cleansing agent, partially due to a lack of suitable, organically approved foaming alternatives. This article reviews the use of modern surfactants and emulsifiers developed based on a green and eco-conscious philosophy.