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Micro Powders Launches Biodegradable Microplastic Alternatives
These wax-based ingredients provide exfoliation and aesthetic benefits to formulations.
Micro Powders Inc.
May 31st, 2019
This Microplastic Alternative Supports Rain Forest Conservation
The vegan ingredient adds texture and exfoliating benefits to multiple applications, and reportedly avoids environmental contamination in rain forests.
Jun 20th, 2019
EMD Presents Microplastic Alternative: RonaFlair Functional Fillers
Merck KGaA’s EMD Performance Materials group has released a line of microplastic alternatives: RonaFlair Functional Fillers. The raw materials are said to wear comfortably and add a luxurious finish to both skin and cosmetic products.
EMD Chemicals Inc/Cosmetic Ingredients
Oct 16th, 2020
Biodegradable Sensory Effects via Roelmi's Microplastic Replacement
The versatile texturizer can be used in both leave-on and rinse-off formulations to create a soft-focus finish, control sebum, enhance spreadability and leave a silky feel.
Jul 23rd, 2019
Evonik to Showcase Trendy Naturals at in-cosmetics Global 2019
From anti-pollution to microplastic alternatives, Evonik's new technologies and platforms highlight its sustainable mission.
Apr 1st, 2019
Eckart’s Ecofil B110 Ful’fills’ Biodegradable Soft Focus Niche
To replace microplastic fillers in cosmetics, Eckart offers its biodegradable Ecofil B110 filler and matting agent for soft focus effects.
Eckart America Corporation
Sep 15th, 2020
Ronald Britton Glitter Supplier Goes Green at in-cosmetics Global
Plastic pollution is a major issue worldwide but glitter company Ronald Britton recently launched an eco-friendly glitter that degrades naturally in the environment. It will be featured at in-cosmetics Global this month.
Apr 10th, 2018
Omya to Highlight Functional Minerals at in-cosmetics Global 2019
Omya’s lineup draws off of sensory and color cosmetic trends, including an additive that can provide visual effects along with carrier functions to fulfill marketing claims.
Feb 12th, 2019
BASF Stays Stress-free with Wax-based Solutions
Created with sensitive skin and wellness in mind, BASF's lineup for SCS Formulate 2018 sought to capture both the self-care and sustainable consumer drivers.
Nov 14th, 2018
Biodegradable Glitter May Be Threat to Freshwater: Report
Research published in the
Journal of Hazardous Materials
on the harmful environmental effects of traditional and biodegradable glitter in freshwater waterways.
Oct 30th, 2020
BASF Ingredients Take on Aging from all Angles
The appearance of aging is caused by multiple factors and skin conditions. BASF's ingredient portfolio provides solutions to an unbalanced microbiome, environmental stressors, dark spots and more.
Feb 12th, 2019
Beauty Kitchen Goes Plastic-free with Hair Care Bars
Beauty Kitchen recently released its plastic-free hair care collection of shampoo and conditioning bars.
May 18th, 2021
Rambutan-based Bioactives Star in BASF's in-cosmetics Global Lineup
Three bioactives meant to energize, protect and moisturize skin and hair were derived from the rambutan fruit as part of a sustainability initiative.
Mar 25th, 2019
'Made to Adorn' to Lead Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Guests Through Experiment Stations and Products
Led by the motif of "Made to Adorn," the company's interactive exhibit will feature everything from live makeup demos and color trend predictions, to 'experiment stations' and more.
Mar 4th, 2019
The INCI Name Game: A Commentary
When misinformed groups play in a technical space, nontechnically trained regulators make irrelevant rules, and INCI names are generalized and misused, you have the perfect storm for consumer confusion.
Lubrizol Life Science
Jul 12th, 2019
Supplier Forum: Formulating Sustainable Products
Claims such as
are increasingly expected in today's beauty industry. This installment of the
Cosmetics & Toiletries
Supplier Forum details approaches to formulating with a smaller ecological footprint, from supply chain to replacement ingredients.
Feb 14th, 2019
EU Regulatory Review: Regulation Milestones, Looking Back at 2017
The personal care industry saw regulatory changes regarding microbeads, nanomaterials, preservatives and more in 2017. Here, the U.K.'s Cosmetic, Toiletries and Perfumery Association looks back at the past year in regulation.
Feb 9th, 2018
Replacing Microplastics: Natural Cellulose Offers Gentle and Biodegradable Exfoliation
While cosmetics represent a small source of primary and secondary microplastics in the environment, it is a source that could easily be avoided by using natural biodegradable alternatives. As such, described herein is a research project to identify a natural, biodegradable alternative for peel applications. Plant cellulose was of particular interest.
Jun 29th, 2018
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