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Discover innovative solutions with HappiClov and Adeplump against skin sagging

It's no secret that the negative effects of stress on skin physiology are scientifically proven. Key structural elements of the skin including elastin just collapse under stress. Join us on...

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Safic-Alcan will be present at the European Coatings Show 2023

The European Coatings Show (ECS) is one of the world's largest events for the coatings industry, held every two years in Nuremberg, Germany. Our global coatings teams will be present from 28-30...

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Webinar : Green Up Your Act - Eco-Responsible Homecare Solutions

Green Up Your Act! Join us on Wednesday 22nd February 2023 at 2PM GMT for our live session! We will take a deep dive into eco-responsible solutions which care for both your home & the planet, in...

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ChemSpec Canada welcomes Bassem Soss Khalifa

Toronto, 14th February 2022

ChemSpec Canada, Inc. is pleased to announce the hire of Bassem Soss Khalifa as Regional Account Manager with responsibility for the company’s Eastern Canada...

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Webinar : Beauty from within, how are supplements boosting the future of the Beauty Industry ?

It is official : Ingestible beauty is having a moment!

Join us on September 23rd 2021 at 3PM CET for this live session on the future of ingestible beauty. You can take a closer look at our...

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Safic-Alcan extends its distribution agreement with Nouryon in EU

La Défense, 1st January 2023

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, enters into an agreement with Nouryon, a global specialty chemicals leader to distribute the Perkadox® and...

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Safic-Alcan UK Ltd. achieves Gold rating for its EcoVadis ESG Assessment

Paris-La Défense, April 2 2020 – Safic-Alcan UK Ltd, a subsidiary of the Safic-Alcan Group, an independent specialty chemicals distributor, is proud to announce that it has successfully achieved...

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Safic-Alcan Necarbo B.V. achieves Silver rating for its EcoVadis 2020 ESG Assessment

Paris-La Défense, 3 August 2020 – Safic-Alcan Necarbo B.V., a subsidiary of the SaficAlcan Group, an independent specialty chemicals distributor, is proud to announce that it has successfully...

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CHEMSPEC Awarded Ecovadis 2021 Silver Sustainability Rating

UNTIONTOWN, OH—CHEMSPEC, LTD. is excited to announce that EcoVadis recently awarded it a
“Silver” Supply Chain Sustainability Rating.

The Silver Rating means that ChemSpec scores in the top...

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Our people : René Smit

Let's meet our colleague from the Netherlands today, René Smit, Business Development Manager for the Adhesives & Industrial Specialties market!

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A greener future for coatings

The vision for a greener future is closely tied to the idea of sustainability. Sustainability means meeting our current needs in a way that does not compromise the ability of future generations to...

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Is responsible chemistry a step towards sustainable development?

Reducing our carbon footprint, being less dependent on non-renewable energies, managing our waste better and making use of previously untapped resources… There are so many challenges forcing...

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How to improve the effectiveness of Active pharmaceutical ingredients

Today, the pharmaceutical industry is facing major challenges in formulation: how to improve the effectiveness of Active pharmaceutical ingredients. 

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Our People: Esther Vilanova

What does it take to become head of a department at Safic-Alcan? We put the question to Esther Vilanova, who joined in April 1996 and has managed the pharmaceutical branch of Safic-Alcan España...

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5 steps for eco-designing in the cosmetic industry

When it comes to eco-design in the cosmetics industry and more specifically to sustainable beauty, the first idea that comes to mind is developing  environmental-friendly packaging. However...

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Your guide to efficient & functional colour solutions

Looking for an innovative solution to meet your demand for efficiency and sustainability? Continue reading this guide to learn about the most important things to consider when looking for a...

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Knowing your resins: Choosing the right resin for different market applications.

We have created this useful guide to help you choose the right resin for different market applications. Want to find the perfect resin to your formulations?

Access our online catalog.

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A journey of entrepreneurship and resilience

Yann Lissillour, CEO and Head of Group M&A at Safic-Alcan, describes the company’s history over 175 years of navigating the raw materials and specialty chemicals world, and offers a vision for the...

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