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Evonik preps for Russian gas stop with 40% reduction in natural gas use at German sites

Alternative energy sources can reduce the specialty chemicals company’s dependency without significantly curtailing production

Colep Packaging gains 40% stake in aluminium aerosol maker ALM

Move will see Colep Packaging offer a wider range of sustainable materials solutions for packaging

Evonik sells US betaine business to Kensing

Portfolio adjustment will allow Evonik to position itself further as a system solutions provider

Speeding up scent: Consumer insight, AI & fragrance creation

With fragrance companies announcing new AI to smooth and hasten the creation process, what will this mean for perfumery and cosmetics?

BASF first to offer Rainforest Alliance certified ingredients from coconut oil

Production site in Cassina Rizzardi, Italy now certified according to Rainforest Alliance Mass Balance scheme

L’Oréal North Asia is group's first zone to achieve carbon neutrality

North Asia is the first of the beauty giant’s zones worldwide to reach this milestone across all sites, plants, distribution centres, offices and r...

AI: Is it the future of ingredient creation?

In recent months, several cosmetic ingredients have emerged on the scene boasting about the use of AI in their creation. Cosmetics Business asks, i...

CPL Aromas targets Brazilian market with Chemarome subsidiary acquisition

CPL Aromas chose to acquire the Brazilian business of Chemarome based on the population’s appetite for beauty and fragrance

How will the Ocean Shipping Reform Act benefit beauty businesses?

The first significant revision to US maritime legislation in more than 20 years addresses late fees charged by ocean carriers and terminals

Who's offering custom cosmetic ingredients?

From specially-extracted botanicals to designer delivery systems, cosmetic ingredients suppliers are increasingly working with clients to provide t...

Cosmetics Business Live 2022 launches delegate registration

The much-anticipated event will take place on 17-18 October and includes a wealth of big industry names

Innovation and education: What to expect at in-cosmetics Asia 2018

This year, in-cosmetics Asia turns 11 and once again promises a wave of ingredient inspiration accompanied by an extensive education programme. Cos...

Estée Lauder doubles down on travel market with new distribution centre

The new 300,000sqft facility in Galagen will support Estée Lauder’s profitable global travel retail business

Material innovation in compacts supports bespoke beauty

The market for compacts is currently all about exploring new materials, from fabric to wood, and building in as much individuality and instant appe...