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Beiersdorf and WWF extend sustainable palm oil cooperation until 2026

Ingredients supplier Evonik will also be onboarded as a new partner for the project

Univar Solutions secures foothold in Turkish market with Kale Kimya acquisition

The acquisition comes after Univar Solutions and its German rival Brenntag ended discussions over a potential merger

Solabia buys majority stake in nutraceutical ingredients firm BioActor

The investment will support Solabia’s focus on R&D and help expand its production capabilities

Space to gold mines: Hunting for extreme cosmetic ingredients

Kyle S Landry and Julia Gropman from Delavie Sciences ask, what do we get when we push organisms to their limits?

5 new cosmetic ingredients to kick off 2023

Upcycled solutions for skin and hair care, plus a non-greasy silicone system to stabilise vitamin C are among the new cosmetic ingredients available

Brenntag and Univar Solutions end transaction discussions

Univar Solutions now ‘evaluating other indications of interest’

Meet the formulating hack that saves energy, money and time

Cold processing, while not a new technique, is soaring in popularity as budgets tighten and brands seek to be more sustainable, but what cosmetic i...

How plant-based and superfood ingredients are spicing up toothpaste launches

Brands are brushing up on the benefits of using botanical extracts to link oral care with whole-body health

Eurofragance and Sant Joan de Déu Hospital partner to help patients with ‘fish odour syndrome’

Trimethylaminuria is an incurable metabolic condition which results in a characteristic odour

Colgate-Palmolive signs agreement with NASA for oral and skin care innovation

Technologies could help maintain or improve the health and wellbeing of astronauts, but also be helpful to the general public

Climate change is hitting fragrance ingredients. How are perfumers responding?

Climate change is one of many factors affecting the availability of both natural and synthetic fragrance materials

Is this the end of the 'clean' beauty boom?

Consumer awareness surrounding ‘clean beauty’ is creating a culture war within the cosmetics industry, as Sonia Sharma finds out

P&G to pay out $8 million as industry-wide benzene lawsuits mount

The consumer goods company voluntarily recalled 32 of dry conditioner, shampoo and deodorant sprays in 2021

What is chebula? Meet skin care's new wonder ingredient

Skin care ingredient chebula has been touted as the next big thing. But why? True Botanicals’ Sarina Godin explains its benefits

Synthetic natural ingredients and sexual wellness among 2023’s big beauty trends

Mintel’s predicted global personal care trends for next year include a boost in synthetic biology technologies and products and services that promo...

6 beauty trends that are here to stay in 2023

From TikTok to transparency, the Cosmetics Business team forecast which beauty trends they think will stay in 2023