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Petroleum-based personal care raw material has significantly higher global warming potential

A Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of naturally-sourced and petroleum-based glycols commonly used in personal care products demonstrates that conventional 1,3-BG production processes starting from petroleum-based feedstocks have a significantly higher global warming potential (103% greater) and energy demand from non-renewable resources (85% greater) relative to the bio-based process used to...

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IMCD to acquire 100% of Velox

IMCD N.V., a leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, today announces that it signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Velox GmbH (“Velox”), a group of companies with its headquarter in Hamburg, Germany. With an extensive commercial network across Europe and its long-standing relationships...

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