General Media


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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 the full article

Trade Media


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 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 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 the full article

A Secret Weapon for Mending Split Ends

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

Agrow Awards, Winners 2015

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