Alternative for microplastics awarded
Evonik was awarded by Henkel for the development of a novel wax-based opacifier for rinse-off applications. The company receive the so-called “Best Innovation Contributor Beauty Care 2018”. Typical rinse-off applications are shampoos and shower geld. Henkel uses the readily biodegradable ingredient in its Fa relaunch as an alternative for microplastics. The award was presented by the company at this year’s annual convention of the American Cleaning Institutein Orlando, Florida, USA.
Innovative and sustainable
“We are very proud to receive another award for exceptional supply performance by Henkel. This encourages us to continue to pursue our strategy of being a leading provider of innovative and sustainable solutions in the care products market.” said Dr. Tammo Boinowitz, Head of Evonik’s Care Solutions Business Line.
Henkel’s President for Global Supply Chain and Corporate Vice President Purchasing, Bertrand Conquéret, acknowledged all suppliers for their ongoing and strong support. He encouraged the partners to continue to combine efforts to help mitigate risk and volatility, to further drive sustainability and digitalization, and to continue to innovate together to help create superior products for Henkel’s consumers.
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