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With 175 years of industry experience, we are happy to share our insights with you.

Our Industry articles and formulations are meant to guide and inspire you in your journey, from project to ingredient selection, bringing the latest trends, innovative solutions and practical applications to the totality of our different markets value chain. 

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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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Solid Cosmetics : A "solid” future in the beauty industry?

Sustainability has become a key driver in consumer behavior, as 75% of UK adults agree that they try to act in a way that is not harmful to the environment. This is particularly noticeable in...

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Our People: Giorgio Gussoni

When he first joined Safic-Alcan Italia (SAI), Giorgio Gussoni had no sales experience. 23 years later, he has just been appointed general manager of the branch. He kindly sat down with us this...

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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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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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