Raw materials

Surfactants Which Looks as Green and Natural

Eco-friendly (‘green’) and mild surfactants derived essentially from vegetable raw materials are briefly reviewed. Demand for these surfactants is stirred up by a fast-growing market of natural and organic products, especially from the personal care market. Some recent developments in the field of green and natural surfactants from oleochemicals, lipids, carbohydrates, proteins and other raw…

A touchless car wash

A touchless car wash uses high water pressure to clean the vehicle instead of brushes, minimizing the chance of surface damage to the vehicle. There are five primary factors to cleaning a vehicle successfully using a touchless system. These five factors are water quality, water temperature, chemistry, time, and water pressure generated by the equipment.…

Hair coloring – technology, color harmony and identity

Over the last years an interest to coloristics has increased in the context of opportunity of its use in a hair color development field. Leading hair color manufacturers are in a phase of realizing the need to apply the latest methods for both as the development of coloring mixtures as for the objective quality control…

Morden Technologies in Anti-ageing Skincare

According to Euromonitor, the global market for nourishers/anti-agers is in fine shape, having increased by more than £5bn to reach £13.8bn in 2011. By 2015, Euromonitor predict the world category to be worth close on £19bn. The biggest contributors to growth will be Asia Pacific and Latin America, although mature markets, including North America and…

Nanoemulsions – perspective disperse systems for cosmetics and pharmaceutics

Nanoemulsions possess some properties that make them promising for usage in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. The main features of nanoemulsions and their differences from other emulsion systems are considered. The high-energy and low-energy homogenization methods can be applied for nanoemulsion preparation. Nanoemulsions can be used as a template for nanoparticles, nanospheres and nanocapsules production.

Cleaners, rim blocks, and potpourris for WC

Let’s examine compositions, properties, and problems of household chemical goods using in detail. Speaking about sanitary cleaners, basically, we mean detergents for toilet cleaning, urinals, and bidets, also rim blocks and the potpourris for washing off.