300-A Columbus Circle
Edison, NJ 08837-3907
Tel. +1 732-417-0800 • Fax. +1 732-417-0804
Tel. +1 732-692-1652
Kevin Gallagher, President
Dr. Robert Comber, Vice President – Research and Development
David Shannon, Managing Director – Consumer Care
Rick Hanson, Managing Director – Industrial Specialties
Penny Vanemon, Vice President - Marketing
Dave Johnson, Managing Director – Operations
Croda Inc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Croda International
Plc, a U.K.-based manufacturer and world-wide supplier of natural based specialty chemicals that are sold to virtually every type of
industry. Croda Inc is part of Croda’s global network, servicing the
specialty chemicals needs in the sectors of Consumer Care (personal
care, health care and crop care), Performance Technologies (home
care, additives for polymers, polymers and coatings, lubricant additives and processed vegetable oils) and Industrial Chemicals.
Supported by proven efficacy testing, Croda’s wide and diverse product range combines functionality with innovation to
deliver sophisticated ingredients and actives that meet the needs
of specific consumer demands. Over the last decade, Croda’s
skin, sun and hair care technologists have opened up new vistas
for manufacturers with the creation of unique and patented technologies designed to answer current and future market trends.
An optimized mix of natural raw material sourcing combined
with creative chemistry enables Croda to offer exceptional solutions to the challenges facing their customers.
Beyond specialty ingredients, Croda’s expertise in formulation development, claims substantiation, market analysis and
regulatory support provides customers with immediate access to
all services that are essential for successful personal care product
development and implementation.
• Liquiwax™ DIADD – Moderate viscosity“liquid” wax with
novel solvency properties and wax compatibility. Its superior
pigment wetting properties make it a perfect emollient for all
color cosmetic applications.
• Liquiwax™ DICDD – This high spreading ester has superior
pigment wetting properties for color cosmetic applications
with a cushiony skin feel.
• Liquiwax™ DISA – This high spreading ester is an excellent
pigment wetting agent for color cosmetic applications with a
light, silky skin feel.
• Liquiwax™ PolyEFA – This polymeric emollient contains
essential fatty acids to condition the skin. It provides gloss
and functions as an excellent pigment wetting agent, making
it perfect for color cosmetic applications. US Patents 7,015,350;
• Liquiwax™ PolyIPL – This novel, high molecular weight
polymeric ester provides a cushiony feel to the skin and is a
synthetic alternative to isopropyl lanolate. LIQUIWAX PolyIPL
is a semi solid that melts on the skin making it ideal for lipsticks, body butters and luxurious creams. US Patent 7,253,302
• Sensemol™ LST – Complete your formulation aesthetics
with this sensory driven emollient with a light, silky, touch.
The ether chemistry of this super fluid gives it broad pH tolerance and compatibility with actives for overall formulation
versatility. US Patent Pending.
• Polasperse™ Optima – Polasperse Optima offers outstand-
ing performance and stability in highly alkaline formula-
tions, resulting in hair relaxers with excellent aesthetics. Hair
relaxation tests confirm that formulations with PolaSperse
Optima are superior delivery systems for hair relaxer actives.
US Patent Pending
• Volarest™ FL – Create novel, elegant and visually-appealing
cosmetics with Volarest FL, a truly unique polymer that deliv-
ers controlled, targeted delivery from sprayable emulsions,
as well as novel textures that excite the user by weightlessly
suspending emollients and beads in low viscosity fluids.
• Crodamol™ SSA – Discover a sensory alternative to squalane. Designed to meet the needs of the formulator looking for
an elegant skin feel. 100% naturally derived. Delivers a soft,
velvety skin feel. Easily absorbed, leaving no greasy afterfeel.
• Conditioning Agents • Proteins & Derivatives
• Emulsifiers • Lanolin & Derivatives
• Emollients • Skin Actives
• Delivery Systems • UV Filters
• Botanical Extracts • Cleansing Agents
Europe, Middle East, Africa:
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org | www.croda.com/europe/pc
Email: email@example.com | www.croda.com/asia