• Diversified CPC’s Frauenheim helps lead HCPA aerosol propellant webinars

    (2020-12-03 14:29:37)
    In November, Diversified CPC International (DCPC) VP of Operations Bill Frauenheim was a featured guest speaker on four installments of a 13-chapter webinar series, which presented critical information on the transportation of aerosol propellants and safe storage and handling in the aerosol manufacturing facility and aerosol laboratory. Frauenheim opened and closed the five-day series. The webinar series was hosted by… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Health Canada approves Microban 24 for use against COVID-19 virus

    (2020-12-02 17:50:57)
    Health Canada has approved Procter & Gamble’s Microban 24 Multi-Purpose Cleaner (DIN 02492628) as effective at killing SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. For a product to claim it kills a specific pathogen, Health Canada must conduct a data review and provide approval. Microban 24 Multi-Purpose Cleaner has been tested by a third-party lab, in accordance with Health Canada’s testing… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Unilever completes unification of legal structure

    (2020-12-01 14:48:54)
    Unilever has completed the unification of its group legal structure under a single parent company, Unilever PLC. For the first time in its history, Unilever trades with one market capitalization, one class of shares and one global pool of liquidity, while also maintaining the group’s listings on the Amsterdam, London and New York stock exchanges. “This is an important day… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Chemical Activity Barometer rises in November

    (2020-11-24 15:04:52)
    The American Chemistry Council (ACC) reported that the Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator derived from a composite index of chemical industry activity, rose 0.8% in November on a three-month moving average basis following a 1.0% gain in October. On a year-over-year basis, the barometer fell 2.4% in November. The unadjusted data show a 1.3% gain in November… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • NYSCC announces 2021 Executive Board

    (2020-11-23 17:03:15)
    The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) announced its new executive board for 2021. The 2021 NYSCC Executive Board includes: Susanna Fernandes, Chair – Lead E-Sales Executive, TRI-K Giorgino “Gino” Macalino, Advisor/Past Chairman – Manager, Makeup Innovation, The Estée Lauder Cos. Mohamed Abdulla, Treasurer – Account Manager – HPC-East Coast, Oxiteno Leor Fay Tal, Secretary – Technical Marketing Leader,… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • PLZ Aeroscience names Aaron Erter new President/CEO

    (2020-11-19 15:03:40)
    PLZ Aeroscience Corp. has tapped Sherwin Williams executive Aaron M. Erter as President & CEO. Erter succeeds Ed Byczynski, who has held these positions since 2009. “I am honored to join PLZ as the company strengthens its position as the leading specialty aerosol and liquid manufacturer in North America,” said Erter. “PLZ continues to differentiate itself in the marketplace through… FULL ARTICLE >>

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