Smart science to improve lives™

Biotechnology: personal care market report

The first in our biotechnology report series, focusing on the personal care sector. There reports aim to help other forward-thinking companies leverage the opportunities offered by biotechnology.

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Our Purpose

Smart science to improve lives™

Our Purpose is to use Smart science to improve lives™, enabled by our distinctive values-led culture that governs how we work with one another and guides our relationships with all of our partners. We combine our knowledge, passion and entrepreneurial spirit to create, make and sell speciality ingredients that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere.
 
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Smart science

The delivery of innovation and the creation of new technologies are two key parts of our strategic approach to growth.

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Our markets

We offer a wide portfolio of innovative, sustainable and high performance ingredients for fast-growing and niche consumer and health care markets.

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Half year 2022 results

Excellent first half performance driving profit growth

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Recent highlights

Reduction in scope 1 and 2 emissions intensity since 2020

27.0%

Hectares of land saved above our 2019 baseline

33,734.0

Organic raw materials from bio-based sources

69.0%

People protected through use of our sun protection ingredients

55.0million people
Croda employees

Our Difference

Knowledge, passion and can-do spirit

It is our people that bring our business to life, and we believe that our culture and behaviours are what makes Croda unique. We are all inspired by our common purpose of contributing to a better world for everyone.

Our culture and behaviours are shaped and brought to life by the three guiding values of ‘Responsible’ ‘Innovative’, and ‘Together’.
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Careers

Our people and operations are what make us who we are, we have people across the world, operating in 37 different countries but as one global team. Our vision is to remain an independent company, creating a stimulating and exciting environment where all employees have the courage to question and all functions and individuals are valued.
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Latest news

Sustainability expert Aris Vrettos joins Croda

The new position will see the sustainability expert challenge Croda to stretch its already industry-leading sustainability ambitions and commitments and support Croda’s business sectors in further...

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U.S. Government to support expansion of Croda lipid systems capability

Today we announce a joint investment with the U.S. government to expand our U.S manufacturing capacity for lipid systems used in novel therapeutic drugs, such as mRNA vaccines

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UK Government to support expansion of Croda's lipid systems manufacturing facility

31 March 2022: This investment will significantly enhance the development of high-purity lipid systems, essential delivery systems for next generation nucleic acid drugs such as mRNA vaccines.

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Croda joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Croda International Plc, the company that uses smart science to create high-performance ingredients and solutions that improve lives, has today joined over 200 of the world’s leading sustainable...

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