Non-animal testing laboratory, XCellR8, is calling on senior people working in cosmetics product and ingredients manufacturing to highlight their concerns and discuss their ‘wish lists’ for animal-free testing, as they continue developing tests that need to comply with EU and worldwide regulations.
Asia-Pacific cosmetic manufacturers flocked to Bangkok earlier this month. The 9th in-cosmetics Asia show attracted a record number of visitors, who experienced 3 days of ingredient launches, educational sessions, hands-on demonstrations and networking opportunities. This year’s event had the R&D cosmetic manufacturing community at its heart, with a focus on trends such as anti-pollution and halal. The Innovation Zone showcased 41 brand new ingredients.
Since it was established in 2001 through the merger of Novorchem (Italy) and Arnaud (France), Azelis has focused on two growth levers – a comprehensive acquisition strategy and a continuous drive for organic growth – to create a leading speciality chemicals and food ingredients distributor. Laurent Nataf, CEO & President Asia Pacific at Azelis, spoke to Sarah Harding, Editor of Speciality Chemicals Magazine, to explain why, and how, expansion in Asia Pacific continues to be a core part of the company’s strategy for the future.
Speciality Chemical Magazine’s picks of company news in the past couple of weeks, including BASF’s plans to increase its North American MDI production, Novozymes’ expansion in India, and the appointment of Catalent’s new Director of Corporate Responsibility. We also share news from Envigo, Evonik, ExxonMobil, Honeywell, Hyundai Chemical and others…
Speciality Chemical Magazine’s round-up of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships, collaborations and deals that have been announced over the past couple of weeks…
Now a regular news feature, here is Speciality Chemical Magazine’s round-up of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships, collaborations and deals that have been announced over the past couple of weeks.
As SOCMA names their new President, and DCAT their new serving officers, we welcome and congratulate…
Published: November 28, 2016
Dr Lloyd Colegrove, Fundamental Problem Solving Director at The Dow Chemical Company, and Jonathan Alexander, Operations Engineer for the Hydroprocessing Catalyst Unit at Albemarle, delivered presentations at the Manufacturing Leadership Forum in Liverpool, UK in November 2016.