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March 2008

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Compass: Seeing Green

Rachel Chapman, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Polyquaternium-74: An Advanced Hair Conditioning Polymer

Eric Leroy, Rhodia Research

Hair and Amino Acids

Eiko Oshimura, PhD, Ajinomoto Co., Inc.

Natural Preservation from Concepts in Nature

Fernando Ibarra, PhD, Dr. Straetmans GmbH and Christopher H. Johnson, Kinetik Technologies Inc.

Green Formulations: Not All Components Are Equal

A. Cristoni, G. Maramaldi and C. Artaria, Indena SpA

Research Articles

Greening Personal Care Chemistry

James H. Clark and Louise Summerton, Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence

Personal Care Technologies Appearing in Recent Scientific and Patent Literature

Charles Fox, Independent Consultant

Presidential Awards for Green Chemistry in Personal Care and Cosmetics

Bud Brewster, Cosmetics & Toiletries Magazine

Special Delivery: Clay Nanotubes for Skin

Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Testing Articles

Three Decades of Patch Testing: Trends in the North American Populace

Shawn Nguyen; Thao Dang; Cora MacPherson, PhD; Hilda Maibach; and Howard Maibach, MD, University of California School of Medicine