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Since 1925 we have been the name behind the high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the biggest, most successful brands in the world: creating, making and selling speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere. We are a FTSE 250 company with more than 4,200 employees working together globally as one team across manufacturing sites and offices in 36 countries. Our flexible structure allows us to focus on developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients that our customers can build on in: Personal Care, Health Care, Crop Care, Polymer Additives, Lubricants, Coatings & Polymers, Geo Tech, Home Care and Industrial Specialities.
Arxada is a global specialty chemicals business with leading positions in Microbial Control Solutions (MCS) and Specialty Products Solutions (SPS). MCS is a world leader addressing six target markets: hygiene, home & personal care, paints and coatings, crop protection, material protection and wood protection. MCS offers industry-leading regulatory expertise, a comprehensive portfolio together with a broad range of registrations, which are critical to maintaining the integrity of its customers’ products.
Sasol is an international integrated chemicals and energy company that leverages the talent and expertise of our more than 31,000 people working in 32 countries. We develop and commercialise technologies, and build and operate world-scale facilities to produce a range of high-value product streams, including liquid fuels, chemicals and low-carbon electricity. By combining the talent of our people and our technological advantage, Sasol has been a pioneer in innovation for over six decades. As market needs and stakeholder expectations have changed, so too have our methods, facilities and products, driving progress to deliver long-term shareholder value sustainably. The growth and enhancement of our foundation businesses in Southern Africa is complemented by the significant chapter of growth, Sasol has entered in its history. Sasol is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
For almost thirty years, Colonial Chemical has pushed the boundaries and explored revolutionary processes for making extraordinarily mild, environmentally safe and high-performing chemicals from all-natural and renewable ingredients. Colonial manufactures cosmetic and industrial surfactants, performance additives and other key building-block ingredients for use in personal care, household and industrial, lubrication and oilfield applications. We are a global supplier of surfactants and other chemistries to all of continental North America as well as over 25 countries internationally.
Carrubba is a family owned and operated manufacturer of fragrances (synthetic and natural), flavors, botanical extracts, natural aromatic extracts and natural deodorant actives. We create custom fragrances and flavors for the cosmetics, personal care, pharmaceutical, household and institutional markets.
Cosphatec is a leading German company for the manufacture and sale of raw materials to the cosmetics industry. High-quality complexing agents, antioxidants, emulsifiers and multifunctionals are delivered to customers all over the world via powerful, international distribution network. Alternative preservatives for the natural cosmetics sector have been the focus ever since the founding of the company in 2005. In addition, own raw materials and raw material combinations are developed in company laboratory in Hamburg.
Ele Corporation is a global manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemicals used in consumer, mechanical and industrial applications. An ISO 9001:2008 Certified supplier, we provide the highest quality products to a diverse range of industries, including polyurethane, metal working, personal care, pulp and paper, agriculture, household, industrial & institutional (HI&I) and specialty markets. Our Chicago-based location ensures our ability to ship products both nationally and internationally without delay.
ELIXENS AMERICA, INC.
ELIXENS AMERICA, INC. has been supplying bulk Essential Oils & Hydrosols throughout North America to the Flavor, Fragrance, Cosmetic, & Aromatherapy Industries since 1998. WHY BUY FROM ELIXENS AMERICA, INC. (EAI)? EAI feels transparency is key and will always make sure a customer is aware of exactly the quality being sampled/ purchased. EAI will never pass off a Commercial Grade Oil in place of a 100% Pure Essential Oil just to gain a sale. EAI believes in educating our customers instead of taking advantage of them. Our ethical standards are the first difference you’ll notice when purchasing from us. EAI provides sufficient Technical Documents to help trace an Essential Oil back to its source as we provide COA, SDS, Origin Statements, Natural Certificates in addition to countless other documentation. EAI imports directly from growers and farmers at source throughout the world and most likely from the same exact source your current vendor is using. EAI locally stocks millions worth of inventory throughout various NJ facilities. EAI has a catalog of over 100 different items depending on availability and crop season. EAI is strategically located in Rahway, NJ; just 15 minutes from the major NY/ NJ ports. EAI offers prompt service as most orders and samples are shipped within 24 to 48 hours. EAI can deliver ingredients in 180 kg drums or through various repack sizes ranging from 100 kg all the way down to 1 kg.
The biotechnology, source of beauty and wellness Pionner in plant biotechnology, GREENTECH develops and produces for cosmetic, pharmaceutical and nutraceutical fields high tech active ingredients from plants, marine and microbial worlds. From the heart of the plant to the heart of the skin, an endless source of actives of proven efficacy. The R&D laboratory has got its own large database (30 000 plants - 300 000 biological molecules) and uses bio-informatics for rapid and targeted development of new actives. First company to supply cosmetic ingredients certified Organic by ECOCERT (France), today, GREENTECH is one of the largest suppliers of Organic ingredients. For many years, GREENTECH has got close and official cooperation with local people in different countries with spirit of sustainable development and trade with important benefits: protection of biodiversity, improvement of local knowledge, economical benefits for local population, respect of local way of life.
ID bio is a human company based on strong values and on a simple credo : design innovative and qualitative products. The company is commited in a Quality, Safety and Environnemental approach, under the ISO 9001 and 14001 standards. Meanwhile, ID bio is proactive and dynamic in the beauty and health industries and offer products that meet the market needs.
Nanovetores Tecnologia S.A.
Nanovetores develops, manufactures, and markets high performance encapsulated active ingredients for the Cosmetics and Veterinary industry. The encapsulated ingredients grants more efficiency and safety for all the industry chain and to the end users. Nanovetores is based in Florianopolis, National NanoTechnology Capital of Brazil.
Premier Specialties, Inc.
Premier Specialties. Inc. is an International Manufacturer of Fragrance & Flavor Compounds with world class Natural, Organic and Sustainable materials for the Cosmetic and Personal Care Industries.We apply a holistic approach to sourcing and creating our products and programs to result in products that meet the demands of our clients, their customers and the environment