Recent in UV Filter (page 3 of 3)
Sep 19, 2012
BASF has introduced an inorganic, broad-spectrum UV filter based on zinc oxide.
Water-based, High-UVA Titanium Dioxide Dispersion for Natural UV Protection and Added Formulation Benefits
May 3, 2012 | Alice Miles, Michael Hilditch, Robert M. Sayer and Ian R. Tooley, Croda Europe, Ditton, Cheshire, UK
A novel titanium dioxide (TiO2) showing enhanced UVA protection was previously found to be effective as the sole active ingredient in sun care formulations, achieving levels of UVA protection recommended by the European Commission. Here, a water-based dispersion of the same TiO2 particles is described that offers a high level of UVA protection in sun care products with excellent formulation flexibility.
Feb 2, 2012 | Michael J. Fevola, PhD, Johnson & Johnson
Ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (EHMC) is among the most frequently used organic ultraviolet (UV) filters, known primarily for its role as an active ingredient in sunscreen products.
Nov 4, 2011
TRI-K Industries Inc. has introduced a line of micronized titanium dioxide and zinc oxide inorganic UV filters.
Oct 26, 2011
Scientists at the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology have found a bacterial component that serves as a UV filter without causing contact allergies.