General Media

 

Croda Acquires Encapsulation and Delivery System Technology

Croda International Plc, the name behind high performance ingredients and technologies that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere, today announced that it has acquired the technology portfolio of Inventiva Ltda., based in Porto Alegre, Brazil.... read the full article

 

Croda Expansion Ensures Innovative Solutions Close to Customers

 Croda International Plc, manufacturer of speciality chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, celebrated the grand opening of the expansion of alkoxylation facilities on Jurong Island, Singapore as part of its global strategy to provide innovative solutions closer to customers in the fast growing markets of Asia Pacific... read the full article

 

Croda Celebrates Over 20 Years of Halal Manufacturing in Singapore

Following the news of the plant expansion in Singapore, Croda International Plc, manufacturer of speciality chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, celebrates over 20 years of manufacturing halal certified products at the site... read the full article


Croda starts a five year Investment Plan in Brasil

Croda Brazil, part of Croda International Plc, who make speciality chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, has just announced the opening of a new distribution centre near Campinas, Brasil... read the full article

 

Croda Delivers Customer Value with Facility Expansion


In order to accelerate the response time for customer project requests and the development of new product and performance claims, Croda, a global specialty ingredient supplier, has recently completed several laboratory expansions around the world to deliver innovation and inspiration to its customers... 
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Croda Breaks Ground on €18m Investment to Increase Capacity, flexibility and Sustainability

Croda International Plc, who create, make and sell speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere, reinforces its commitment to business in Europe with a groundbreaking ceremony at its Chocques manufacturing site in northern France that signals the start of a €18m capital investment... read the full article


Kevin Gallagher Wins in-cosmetics Lifetime Achievement Award

Kevin Gallagher, Croda International PLC’s recently retired president of Global Personal Care and Actives was announced as the winner of the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at this year’s in-cosmetics exhibition in Paris, France... read the full article


Croda Acquires Innovative Seed Enhancement Company Incotec

December 2015: Croda International Plc, a speciality chemical manufacturer behind some of the biggest, most successful brands in the world today announces that it has agreed to acquire Incotec Group BV, an independent innovative seed enhancement business headquartered in The Netherlands, for a total consideration, inclusive of debt, of €155 million (£109m). The acquisition is expected to complete on 4 December 2015....read the full article

 

Croda Polymer Additives Set to Boost Amide Manufacturing Capacity

December 2015: Croda Polymer Additives has announced plans to invest in the expansion of its amide capacity at their manufacturing site in Hull, United Kingdom. The expansion is in line with the group’s long term capital investment plan and will enable Croda to satisfy their customers growing demand for slip additives into polymers through to 2020 and beyond....read the full article

 

Croda Scores High on Climate and Water Reporting

November 2015: Croda has achieved their highest score to date on the 2015 Climate Change CDP disclosure and their first Water impacts disclosure scored above the industry average...read the full article


Croda Meets Target on Sustainable Palm Oil

November 2015: Croda is pleased to announce that all relevant manufacturing sites are certified to handle Certified Sustainable Palm Oil derivatives...read the full article


Croda appoints Head Of Investor Relations

Conleth Campbell has been formally appointed as Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Finance for Croda International plc...read the full article


Croda Continues Support of RSPO European Roundtable Event

May 2015: Croda is once again proud to sponsor the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Event “100% CSPO in Europe by 2020” taking place in Schiphol, Amsterdam on 3 June 2015...read the full article


Croda Hosts a Ceremonial Groundbreaking for First North American Plant that Will Enable Production of 100-Percent Sustainable Non-ionic Surfactants

April 2015: Croda is creating the first North American plant that will lead to 100-percent sustainable non-ionic surfactants...read the full article


Sederma recognised with the 25 Years of Innovation Award

April 2015: Matrixyl® is the winner of the 25 Years of Innovation Award which recognises the product that has had the greatest impact on the Personal Care ingredients market in the last quarter-century...read the full article


Appointment of Chairman Designate

March 2015: Croda International Plc today announces that it has appointed Anita Frew as a Non-Executive Director and Chairman Designate...read the full article


Croda is Britain’s Most Admired Company for Innovation

December 2014: Croda International Plc, manufacturers of speciality chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, has just been awarded first place in the innovation segment, second in the chemical sector category and eighth place overall in the 2014 Britain’s Most Admired Companies Awards...read the full article


Trade Media

 

Croda Addresses Drift Reduction at ISAA 

July 2016: Reduction of off-target spray drift is a major concern in the Agriculture Industry. These concerns were echoed throughout the International Symposium on Adjuvants for Agrochemicals (ISAA) conference in Monterey, California, June 13-17, with multiple sessions, technical papers and posters focused specifically on reduction of spray drift. Croda is focused on this critical area of the adjuvant market along with you... read the full article  


Innovations from Croda at in-cosmetics 2016 

July 2016: Croda International Plc, manufacturer of speciality chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, presents the latest product launches, formulation expertise and insights at Stand E70 at the in-cosmetics exhibition in Seoul, South Korea, from 6th to 7th July... read the full article  

 

Croda Announces the Latest in Base Stock 

June 2016: NEW CASTLE, DE (June 9, 2016) With years of formulation expertise and insightful trend knowledge, Croda, a global specialty chemical company, introduced a new base stock for automotive and industrial applications at STLE’s annual meeting on May 15, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.... read the full article 

 

Croda Launch ‘Be Skinspired’ Formulation Campaign 

June 2016: Croda, a global speciality chemical company, is excited to launch their new ‘Be Skinspired’ formulation campaign which will showcase its formulation expertise and bring to life a selection of innovative, inspired and on-trend formulations that have been developed together by Croda, Sederma and Crodarom to illustrate our combined total formulation package expertise... read the full article 

 

Croda’s Ice Cream Emulsion Scoops New Prize at Cosmetagora 2016

June 2016:
Global speciality chemical company Croda, was delighted to win the Cosmetagora “Coup de Coeur” formulation award for 2016 organised by the French Cosmetic Society in Paris in January 2016...
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Bring Youth Back to Grey Hair

June 16: To address the needs of consumers seeking to bring youthfulness back to their hair, Croda  reveals new softening data specifically generated for grey hair, believed to become coarser with aging. Crodazosoft™ DBQ, a conditioning ingredient previously proven to soften virgin and dyed hair, has now been shown to provide consumer-perceivable softening benefits on grey hair as well.  ... read the full article

 


Croda Re-launch SolaveilTM Website to Educate Consumers

 

 

 

June 2016: Croda, a global speciality chemical company, is delighted to announce the re-launch of www.solaveil.com with new content and fresher design... read the full article

 



 

 

 

Croda’s Ice Cream Emulsion Scoops New Prize at Cosmetagora 2016

June 2016:  Global speciality chemical company Croda, was delighted to win the Cosmetagora “Coup de Coeur” formulation award for 2016 organised by the French Cosmetic Society in Paris in January 2016... read the full article 

 


First Major Milestone Achieved in Croda’s $170m Investment in Renewable Manufacturing

June 2016:  With the steel work that will house the main process reactor in place at its Atlas Point manufacturing site in New Castle, Delaware, Croda International Plc, who make specialty chemical ingredients that enhance everyday consumer and industrial products, came a step closer to completing the first plant of this type in North America that will manufacture 100% renewable non-ionic surfactants... read the full article 



Four guaranteed ingredients for baby care

June 2016: Quality and safety are keys when it comes to baby care products. That is the reason why Sederma has performed all the required toxicological tests on four selected active ingredients: Aqualance™, NG Shea Unsaponifiable™, Venuceane™ and Hairspa™... read the full article 
 


Sederma unveils new approach to Pollution Defence™

June 2016: With their new ingredient Citystem™, Sederma is expanding the conversation around the adverse effects of pollution on skin. The new active ingredient is designed to fight against visible and invisible pollution damage to the skin... read the full article 



Achieve Instant Skin Smoothing with Prolevis™

June 2016: Croda, a global speciality chemical company, is delighted to announce the launch of Prolevis, a new high molecular weight protein hydrolysate that is able to instantly smooth the skin, visibly reducing the appearance of surface wrinkles and imperfections. ... read the full article 

 

Sederma’s Majestem™ recognised with the Silver Green Award at in-cosmetics 2016

April 2016: Sederma, who create, make and sell speciality chemicals as part of the Croda Group, has just been awarded with the Silver Green Award 2016 at this year’s in-cosmetics show for its product Majestem™, an active ingredient obtained by the elicited plant cell culture of Leontopodium alpinum, better known as Edelweiss, through an exclusive technology developed inhouse... read the full article 


Innovations from Croda at Suppliers’ Day 2016

April 2016: With years of formulation expertise and insightful trend knowledge, Croda, a global specialty chemical company, will spotlight its most novel formulations and unique textures at this year’s Suppliers’ Day event... read the full article


Majestem™ Lifts the Skin for a Majestic Beauty

April 2016: Beauty and elegance of the head carriage are compromised by face and neck skin sagging. Sederma reveals a visible lifting action on the neck and face (cheeks and eye contour) for their newly launched ingredient Majestem™... read the full article


Sederma Launch Apiscalp™

March 2016: Sederma is pleased to present Apiscalp™, its latest multifunctional ingredient dedicated to scalp care. Apiscalp™ helps fight against dandruff, itching, dryness and hyperseborrhea to provide beauty and comfort to both oily scalp and dry scalp... read the full article


Mediatone: A Highly Purified Skin Tone Mediator

November 2015:Sederma introduces Mediatone™, a highly purified active ingredient designed to brighten the complexion with a tailor-made approach for ethnic skins....read the full article


Croda welcomes the official entry of zinc oxide into Annex VI of the EU Cosmetics Regulation

October 2015: Croda has welcomed the news that EU member states in the EU Commission Working Group on Cosmetics have voted in favour of approving zinc oxide as a UV filter in cosmetics in Europe....read the full article


Inspired Solutions from Croda at SCS Formulate 2015

October 2015: Croda, a global speciality chemical company, is delighted to once again showcase its latest product launches and initiatives on Stand 405 at SCS Formulate, in Coventry, UK from 17-18 November...read the full article


A Secret Weapon for Mending Split Ends

October 2015: Croda Launches New Data Proving Long-Lasting, Consumer-Perceivable Split End Repair...read the full article


Agrow Awards, Winners 2015

October 2015: The Croda team are delighted to have won the Agrow Award for 'Best Supporting Role'...read the full article


Croda Unveils Africa Centre of Excellence

September 2015: Croda has officially opened its new Centre of Excellence for Africa, located in Parkhaven, Boksburg, east of Johannesburg. The new Centre is the latest example of Croda’s commitment to innovation, coupling efficacy testing and applications expertise to support customer’s innovation needs...read the full article


Consumers Demand a New Real Approach for Beauty

September 2015: Croda is delighted to present its latest free educational eSeminar on the 7 October at 3pm CEST (Paris), focusing on “real beauty”...read the full article