Contents, № 06 (216) july–august 2019


domestic chemistry Novelties



FiFi Summer Fragrance Festival 2019: The Best Summer Fragrances

Club of Russia held a traditional FiFi Summer Fragrance Festival in the Petroff Palace in Moscow on the 14th of June.

Solvents Award finalists show innovation in sustainability and digitalisation

The European Solvents Industry Group, ESIG, a sector group of Cefic, is pleased to announce the selection of five finalists for the Solvents Award 2019.


PCHi 2019: Trendspotting Amongst Attendees’ Top Objectives

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE) is delighted to share key highlights from its Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) 2019 post-show report. Of those surveyed at PCHi 2019, most visitors chose to attend the event to not just fulfill their sourcing needs, but also to gain a better understanding of current market developments. While exhibitors’ content most directly reflect consumer demands, RSE also includes show features that are trend-specific and relevant, providing all attendees with a more complete show experience. Even as preparations for PCHi 2020 have only just begun, the organizers are making every effort to ensure the next edition will be one that is not-to-be-missed.

SEPAWA Congress® 66 Years of Growth

The annual SEPAWA Congress® is the groundbreaking event for the detergents/ cleansers, cosmetics and fragrance industry in Europe. With over 150 lectures and poster presentations and above 260 exhibitors, the SEPAWA Congress® offers a wealth of information to more than 3,000 participants. The Congress is therefore the European communication platform for experts in the above-mentioned fields.


Bee Products in Cosmetics

Historically, bee products have been used not only as a healthy and tasty delicacy. They are also widely used in the care of the face and body. Honey, propolis and other bees’ products are indispensable component parts in the manufacture of high-quality decorative and medical cosmetics in the modern beauty industry.

A Composition of the Kernel of the Pine nut and Prospects for Using in Cosmetics
Buzov V.N., Director of SIBBIO LLC

In continuation of the topic in this article, we will summarize the known data about the study of the cedar kernel and the inner shell’s composition.


Waterless cosmetics

Water scarcity is a major global crisis: currently one in nine people do not have access to clean drinking water. Experts estimate that by 2025, one in two people will live with water stress. It should therefore not come as a surprise that the beauty industry has turned its attention to water. As we look to a future where water could become a luxury, beauty brands are squeezing it out of their products for a green future.


Aluminum-free deodorants conquer the market

Lately the industry has seen the proliferation of natural market-targeted deodorant entries. The primary reasons for this are the perceived unnatural blocking of sweat glands and alarmist concerns over the safety of aluminum-concerns that are based on misinformation and the supposition that aluminum has systemic toxicity when applied topically. As consumers become more aware of the potential effects of aluminum-based deodorants, growth in natural deodorants that avoid the compound is booming.


EU Ecolabel for Cleaning Products. Fundamentals of evaluating the effectiveness of cleaning products for hard surfaces when confirming accordance with the EU Ecolabel by the criterion of «Fitness foUse»
Filippenkov V.M., Ph.D., General Director of NITSBYTKHIM LLC

In the article we will consider in detail the laboratory methods for evaluating the effectiveness of cleaning products, based on the recommendations.


Hello from the USSR or Unpacked Beauty

There is already a part of the business for many European and Russian companies – the responsible consumption, desire to reduce p lastic waste, creation of recyclable packaging. A new trend unpacked cosmetics has launched which has both opponents and supporters.

Calendar of specialized exhibitions for II half-year 2019


Raw materials for cosmetics, perfumery and household chemicals

Equipment for packaging manufacturing

Equipment for cosmetics, perfumery and household chemicals manufacturing

Packaging for perfumery and cosmetics

Manufacturing services. Contract manufacturing