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BiotechMarine unveils natural-based anti-ageing active

04-Sep-2008 - France-based Biotech Marine has launched a new anti-aging concept called BioFA, which is based on marine-derived phytoplankton and arginine ferrulate.

Eastman executive discusses sustainability

28-Aug-2008 -  The global market development manager for personal care at Eastman discusses how sustainability is changing the face of product development.

Natural glycol obtains EcoCert certification

20-Aug-2008 - DuPont and Tate & Lyle Bio Products has received Eco-Cert certification for Zemea, a petroleum-free glycol that it claims is an industry first.

Symrise expands its range of organic actives

06-Aug-2008 - Symrise has partnered with a Californian producer of botanical extracts as part of plans to become the number one global supplier of green cosmetic ingredients. 

Croda seeks out sustainable marine ingredients

05-Aug-2008 - Croda is on the hunt for new sustainable cosmetic ingredients having signed a three year research agreement with marine biotechnology firm Aquapharm.

Aveda hones in on packaging recycling

28-Jul-2008 - Aveda says it is leading the way in sustainable packaging, having announced what it is claimed to be the first ever scheme in the US to recycle caps.

Alban Muller launches 29 fruit focused actives

16-Jul-2008 - France-based Alban Muller has launched 29 new active ingredients for the global naturals market with "super fruits" at the heart of the offerings.