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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 acquires European Additives

Paris-La Défense, May 31, 2022 – Safic-Alcan, a major distributor of specialty chemicals, announces that it has acquired 100% of European Additives GmbH, Inc. a German chemical distributor...

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Safic-Alcan extends its distribution agreement with Michelman into the African continent

Paris-La Défense, April 25th 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce the extension of its distribution agreement with Michelman to the African...

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Safic Sustainable Day : get inspired for your new cosmetic formulations

We invite you on Thursday, May 19, 2022 to a customer day dedicated to new ways of making upcycled natural and organic cosmetics in Oranjerie Sandenburg, the Netherlands.

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Yann LISSILLOUR becomes CEO of SAFIC-ALCAN

Paris - La Défense, April 1st, 2022

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Safic-Alcan and PolymerExpert have extended their distribution agreement for Italy

Safic Alcan Italy, 10th January 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce a new partnership with PolymerExpert, an important company which is focused on...

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Meet Safic-Alcan at in-cosmetics global 2022!

Visit us at in-cosmetics global in Paris - Porte de Versailles, from 5 to 7 April!

In-cosmetics global is the leading trade show dedicated to ingredients and raw materials for the cosmetic...

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Safic-Alcan appoints new Business Unit Director for CASE

Paris, La Défense, 15th of February 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Rudy Sprumont as Business Unit Director for CASE. Mr...

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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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Our People : Amy Walsh

When Amy is not playing for her local Roller Derby Team called Liverpool Roller Birds, she loves creating new and innovative solutions for the Beauty market. Meet Amy...

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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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Hutchinson and Safic-Alcan: transforming the rubber industry together

Looking through Safic-Alcan’s records, we can see it first sold rubber to Hutchinson way back in 1861.

That means it is over 160 years since their business relationship began. And they...

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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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Our People : René Smit

Let's meet today our colleague from the Netherlands, René Smit, Business Development Director for the Adhesive & Industry Specialties Market !

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Our People : Ivana Terruso

From her passion to horses to her challenges in the Plastics Industry as a Sales Manager in Italy : Hear from Ivana Terruso ( and her lovely dog Pippi).

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Our People : Diem Demirci

Meet Diem Demirci, a super fun and talented Technical Sales from our DACH Rubber Team!

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Our People : Mustafa ARSLAN

When Mustafa is not reading one of the 60 books he reads every year, he is the director of the Plastics industry in Turkey. Meet him!

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REACH regulations : the SVHC product list

Safic-Alcan is a global specialty chemicals distributor that offers a direct access to a large and diverse portfolio of innovative products. Our regulatory support accompanies our partners not...

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