• NIVEA Naturally Good deodorant launches with Salvalco Eco-Valve technology

    (2021-12-03 01:01:29)
    Following collaboration with brand owner Beiersdorf, UK-based The Salford Valve Co. Ltd (Salvalco) announced the implementation of its Eco-Valve technology in the NIVEA Naturally Good deodorant range. Nivea is the first global brand to go to market with this environmentally friendly aerosol valve, spearheading this new aerosol technology for the skin care industry, said Salvalco. Used specifically within the Nivea’s… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • LINDAL Group appoints new North American Sales Director

    (2021-12-02 20:09:45)
    Global aerosol dispensing designer and manufacturer LINDAL Group has announced Dave Murphy as its new Sales Director in North America. Murphy has taken up the position based at the company’s Indiana facility following 15 years in senior sales, business development and customer relationship leadership roles in the packaging sector. Previously holding posts at Amcor, Essentra, DS Smith and Huhtamaki, he… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • HCPA’s Caldeira named to The Hill’s Annual List of Top Lobbyists

    (2021-12-02 15:28:34)
    Steve Caldeira, President & CEO, Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA), was named to The Hill’s Top Lobbyists 2021. This is the fourth consecutive year that Caldeira has achieved this recognition. As the COVID-19 pandemic entered its second year, Caldeira continued to lead the charge on behalf of HCPA and its members in proactively and effectively responding to COVID-19. These… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Starco Brands & global artist Cardi B launch Whipshots Vodka-Infused Whipped Cream

    (2021-12-01 16:40:40)
    On Dec. 1, Starco Brands and global artist Cardi B officially launch Whipshots™, a vodka-infused whipped cream that adds a playful shot of sophistication to any drink, dessert, or party. The cutting-edge and highly anticipated spirits product is now available for consumers to purchase online nationwide at www.whipshots.com.   Whipshots combines luxury and indulgence with unmatched flavor to create a boozy whipped cream that is unlike any other… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Society of Cosmetic Chemists announces annual Award Winners

    (2021-11-26 01:15:17)
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has announced the awards being presented during the in-person Society’s 75th Annual Scientific Meeting, December 13–15, 2021, at the Sheraton NY Times Square in New York City. MAISON G. DE NAVARRE MEDAL AWARD: “For the first time in SCC history, we’re presenting our highest honor to a previous recipient (1997), R. Randall Wickett, PhD,… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • P&G recalls Secret, Old Spice aerosol sprays for Benzene; joins J&J, Beiersdorf, Odor Eaters, Tinactin

    (2021-11-24 16:55:11)
    The Procter & Gamble Company  is voluntarily recalling all lots with expiry through September 2023 of specific Old Spice and Secret aerosol spray antiperspirants and Old Spice Below Deck aerosol spray products sold in the United States, and listed in the table below, to the consumer level due to the presence of benzene detected. Specific Products included in Voluntary P&G… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Designer toy emulating spray paint selling out fast!

    (2021-11-22 01:54:48)
      Don’t know what to get that kid who has everything this holiday season? Try the Hot Raspberry UberKranky Designer Collectible Toy Aerosol Can from manufacturer Superplastic. As we go to press, this Limited Edition spray paint plaything numbering only 777 is almost sold out, with a price tag of $200 + tax & shipping (with layaway plan available). The… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Midwest SCC to hold Teamworks in March

    (2021-11-21 01:10:48)
    TEAMWORKS, Hosted By the Midwest Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (MWSCC), Announces Spring Date for 2022 The Midwest Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (MWSCC) has confirmed that TEAMWORKS will be held in its original Spring timeframe in 2022.  Taking place on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, the… FULL ARTICLE >>

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    Cassandra Taylor

    Global GHS update

    The Globally Harmonized System of Classification & Labeling of…
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    Regulatory Issues
    Doug Raymond

    Regulatory Issues

    CARB California Air Resources Board (CARB) staff continues to…
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    Pressure Points
    Nicholas Georges

    Implementation of the American Innovation & Manufacturing Act

    On Sept. 23, 2021, Michael Reagan, Administrator of the…
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    Corrosion Corner
    W. Stephen Tait

    Corrosion by Formula & Package Factors: Part 1

    Package corrosion is a complex interaction between a large…
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