• SCC’s 2020 executive officers are elected

    (2020-01-16 17:19:01)
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has elected its 2020 Executive Officers. The volunteer officers include: President Mindy Goldstein of Mindy S. Goldstein, PhD Consulting (one-year term); VP Liz Streland of Croda, Inc. (one-year term); VP-Elect Michelle Hines of Mary Kay, Inc. (one-year term); Secretary Yulia Park of Amway Corp. (two-year term) and Treasurer Mark Chandler of ACT Solutions Corp. … FULL ARTICLE >>
  • BAMA launches new Aerosol Technology course format

    (2020-01-16 16:20:40)
    The British Aerosol Manufacturers Association’s (BAMA) two-day Aerosol Technology course, set for March 17–18 at The Woburn Hotel, Woburn, UK, will combine theoretical and practical aspects. The course will cover everything from aerosol regulations, formulations and filling, to advice on propellants, valves and containers. The meeting features a new format where delegates will not only learn about valves, the basics… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • ADF and PCD Awards 2020 nominees announced

    (2020-01-15 18:01:33)
    ADF&PCD and PLD Paris 2020 set for Jan. 29-30 has revealed the shortlist for this year’s ADF and PCD Awards. The awards highlight innovations across the aerosol, dispensing and beauty sectors with 14 categories and submissions from companies throughout the aerosol, perfume and cosmetics industries. Shortlisted entries in this year’s PCD event include submissions from Chanel, Gucci, Sephora and others.… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • Midwest Aerosol Association opens 2020 membership; announces events

    (2020-01-10 16:13:12)
    The Midwest Aerosol Association (MAA) is reminding members to renew their membership for 2020. Memberships can be paid for either through PayPal or by check. Members both old and new can visit okaytospray.com/become-a-member. Here are some upcoming MAA events in 2020: May 14: MAA Spring Dinner Meeting and Social Networking Event. Top Golf, Chesterfield, MO. August 13: MAA Golf Outing.… FULL ARTICLE >>
  • NYSCC New York and Long Island chapters host skiing weekend

    (2020-01-10 14:23:24)
    The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ (NYSCC) New York and Long Island Chapters are organizing the “NY Formulations” event set February 7–9 in Killington, VT. The weekend will begin with an NYSCC-sponsored dinner and presentation Friday night, followed by skiing, networking and education on-site at Killington Ski Resort. The activities are designed for the entire family and include 1–3… FULL ARTICLE >>

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    Nicholas Georges

    Growing the Global Aerosol Industry Together

    The International Liaison Committee (ILC) is a network of…
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    Regulatory Issues
    Doug Raymond

    Regulatory Issues

    The year 2020 promises to be very active in…
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    Technical Insight
    Montfort A. Johnsen

    Those mysterious “HLB” numbers

    Thanks to economics, regulations, environmental aspects, non-flammability, low cost…
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    Corrosion Corner
    W. Stephen Tait

    When is spray package corrosion testing needed?

    Happy New Year, everyone. One of the most frequent…
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