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Webinar Safic-Alcan & Lactalis Ingredients Pharma : A reliable and sustainable source of Pharma Lactose made in France

Paris, La Défense


Discover a reliable and sustainable source of Pharmaceutical grade lactose produced in France on this webinar, with Lactalis Ingredients Pharma. 

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Our People : Bernat Caba

Meet Bernat Caba, our Rubber Business Manager, who shares his journey so far at Safic-Alcan, as well as his approach to building trust with the team and partners.

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Safic-Alcan at Plastics & Rubber 2024 in Spain

Join Safic-Alcan at Plastics & Rubber 2024 in Barcelona – Booth #242

We are thrilled to announce our participation in the upcoming Plastics & Rubber 2024 event, taking place in the vibrant city...

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Join Safic-Alcan at UTECH Europe 2024 Salon

Join Safic-Alcan at UTECH Europe 2024 Salon

Safic-Alcan is thrilled to announce its participation in the UTECH Europe 2024 Salon, booth #J30, a premier event for the polyurethane industry. As a leading distributor of specialty chemicals,...

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Safic-Alcan Expands Collaboration with Imerys as Distribution Partner for Rubber in Eastern Europe

La Défense, December 18th 2023 – Safic-Alcan, a leading distributor of specialty chemicals, is delighted to announce the expansion of its successful collaboration with Imerys, a global leader in...

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Safic-Alcan expands its business into the cosmetics sector in Mexico, further strengthening its presence in the Americas.

Paris-La Defense, January 8th, 2024 - Safic-Alcan, a worldwide leader in the distribution of specialty chemicals, is thrilled to announce its expansion into the cosmetics sector in Mexico. This...

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Safic-Alcan reinforces position in central Europe with establishment of Slovakia office

Paris-La Defense, January 4th, 2024 – Safic-Alcan, a leading global distributor of specialty chemicals, is thrilled to announce the expansion of its presence in Central Europe through the...

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Scott Bader Personal Care and ChemSpec Ltd, a member of Safic-Alcan, enter into a new agreement for the US market

Scott Bader Personal Care and ChemSpec Ltd, a member of Safic-Alcan, enter into a new agreement for the US market.

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Safic-Alcan announces exclusive partnership with Hunan Keyifeng

Paris-La Défense, October 20th, 2023

Safic-Alcan is thrilled to announce an exciting new milestone in its long-standing partnership with Hunan Keyifeng. This collaborative effort will encompass...

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Our Industry articles and formulations are meant to guide and inspire you in your business journey, from project to ingredient selection.

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Our People : Manuel Cortes

When he is not working, he is busy fixing and improving spaces around his home. Meet Manuel!

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Our People : Lou Anne Weekley

Meet Lou Anne, former Zumba Instructor as she shares her interesting view on the industry she has found herself in the last two years.

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Our people : Brian Sears

With over a decade of experience at ChemSpec, Brian speaks of the tremendous growth he has experienced and witnessed in the organisation.

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Our People : Jacquelyn Ryan

Avid reader and Gin connoisseur, Jacquelyn Ryan, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Cosmetics Division with ChemSpec shares some of her great experiences over the last year.

 

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How to choose the right partner to secure your API supply ?

APIs is not a simple matter. Sourcing is a strategic process. The Covid pandemic has revealed in an exacerbated way that pharmaceutical players have to increase their supply safety and as a...

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Biodegradable plastics: A viable alternative with PHA?

The growing popularity of billiards in the 19th century had put a strain on the supply of natural ivory, leading to the invention of the first partially synthetic polymer in 1869.

Since then,...

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Michelman and Safic-Alcan ECS interview

A long-standing partnership, with a gaze towards the future: Read this pre-ECS interview featuring Michelman and Safic-Alcan. 

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Controversial ingredients and their alternatives: understanding the composition of cosmetic products

Perfumery, hygiene products, skin care and make-up… Cosmetic products have been part of our daily life for centuries.

Thanks to the commitment of manufacturers and the supervision of competent...

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Our people : Jose Lora

Jose Lora is the Managing Director Group, Life Sciences.  

He is responsible for the company’s Life Science segment. In addition, he remains the Commercial Manager of Safic-Alcan...

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