Knowde is home to a wide variety of ingredients for forumating home care products including aromas, builders, chelators, functional additives, soaps, surfactants, and more.
Dow North America
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is as an integrated science and technology company. The Company is a diversified, manufacturer and supplier of products used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services across the world. The Company operates in five segments: Agricultural Sciences, Consumer Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, Performance Materials & Chemicals and Performance Plastics. The Company serves various industries, such as appliance, automotive, agricultural, building and construction, chemical processing, electronics, furniture, housewares, oil and gas, packaging, paints, coatings and adhesives, personal care, pharmaceutical, processed foods, pulp and paper, textile and carpet, utilities and water treatment.
When you think of Hydrotropes, you think of Nease. For over 50 years we have been meeting client needs by focusing on our customers and making sure we produce a promised product. Today Nease continues our commitment to providing quality hydrotropes, but we offer much more than that. As a leader in the production of sulfonated aromatics, Nease Co. has a broad hydrotrope line which is complemented by an ever expanding capability in specialty products with a basic strength in sulfonation technology. Founded in 1951 as the Pedlow-Nease Company, the name changed to Nease Chemical Company and we began the manufacturing of hydrotropes in 1958. Acquired by Ruetgers AG in 1978 we were renamed to Ruetgers-Nease, but reorganized and became Ruetgers Organics Corporation in 1997. Two years later in 1999 our Marketing and R&D functions relocated to Cincinnati, Ohio so we could better serve customers.
DuPont (www.dupont.com) is a science-based products and services company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 90 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture and food; building and construction; communications; and transportation.
We challenge ourselves to find new ways to improve manufacturing processes to produce products of high quality in safe and sustainable ways We work closely with international customers and partners to spark R&D effort to find new chemistry and manufacturing processes to open up new possibilities Our new line of thickeners, carbomers, chelating agents and other rheology modifiers available now.
Performance-Driven, Sustainable Ingredients. At Locus Ingredients, we have the answer to top formulation challenges. Using our unique modular fermentation production technology, we create high-purity, multi-functional biosurfactants (sophorolipids) to cost-effectively replace petrochemical surfactant ingredients in products for the industrial and CPG markets. Each natural biosurfactant ingredient is 100% USDA-certified biobased, non-GMO, readily biodegradable, non-toxic and free of Proposition 65 and other trace chemicals, including no 1,4-dioxane, with better performance and lower usage rates than traditional surfactants. These sustainable and clean solutions can be customized to solve key pain points in industrial, home and personal care, and other formulations: 1.) Replaces palm oil-based and petrochemical ingredients 2.) Minimizes environmental toxicity 3.) Maximizes product performance 4.) Reduces carbon intensity
Gateway Food Products Company
Welcome to Gateway Food Products, a family owned manufacturer and processor of vegetable oils, shortenings, corn syrups, flakes, custom blended oils and soy wax products. We formulate and package a variety of proprietary formulas from our wide range of bulk ingredients. Carroll Crosley founded Gateway Food Products Company in 1961, opening our first facility in downtown St. Louis. Carroll focused on manufacturing high quality products backed by friendly and reliable customer service. Carroll’s commitment provided the ground work for rapid growth. By 1978, Gateway Food Products had outgrown our facility and moved our operations to our current 25,000 square foot facility in Dupo, Illinois. In 1988, Carroll Crosley retired and handed over the leadership to his son, John Crosley. John has continued the traditions established by his father, spearheading our expansion and growth into new product lines. Gateway Food Products focuses on individualized customer service, catering to customers of all sizes without establishing minimum orders. This philosophy provides our customers a competitive advantage in the marketplace by allowing ease of entry into private label product lines and reasonable inventory management.Our success and growth over the years has come as a result of our commitment to quality and integrity. We understand that our continued growth and success will come as a direct result of our customer's growth and success. Gateway Food Products is centrally located in the Midwest, allowing us to be competitive anywhere in the country. With our diversified product lines, Gateway Food Products provides a wide range of items to meet our customers' specific requirements.
Located in St. Louis, Missouri, MARCOCO Manufacturing formulates and fabricates industrial-grade liquid soaps, bio-based industrial lubricants, and janitorial products. We're a women-owned, private-label chemical manufacturing and distribution company.Our commitment to quality and sustainability starts with our ingredients and is echoed in our choices. Proudly serving our customers since 1958. Products made in the USA.
Lygos leverages the most advanced biology, chemistry and application development tools to deliver innovative, bio-inspired solutions across a diverse set of market segments that includes home care, water treatment and agronomy. Our high-performing products help brands meet the growing demand for performance, lowered costs and enhanced sustainability.