Smart science to improve lives™

Consumer Care

We develop innovative and sustainable ingredients that provide vital functionality to consumer care formulations, enabling customers to differentiate their products, build strong brands, meet their sustainability commitments and satisfy changing consumer requirements.

We are positioned as the leading innovator in consumer care markets, delivering cutting-edge technology and new ideas with proven substantiated claims. Our sustainability-lead innovation supports the shift in buying habits of consumers as they think more carefully about the products they buy and prefer those that are good for them and the planet, as well as highly effective. We are complementing our sector-leading range of sustainable ingredients with assured information about their impacts and an R&D programme focused on improving the sustainability of our ingredients and delivering sustainability benefits in use to our customers.

Science and sustainability are driving consumers and our customers, with customers also wanting more intimate relationships with key suppliers to reduce time to market. Our portfolio remains the foundation of our success and is constantly evolving. The breadth of our portfolio of speciality and active ingredients is unrivalled in consumer care markets. In all we have more than 40,000 different product/customer combinations across Beauty Actives, Beauty Care and Home Care, augmented by over 70,000 combinations in F&F. In future, our broad portfolio, customer insights, and formulation expertise will enable us to become the complete provider of sustainable solutions to the premium end of consumer care markets.

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Life Sciences

Creating vital components and delivery systems, Pharma and Crop Care make up our Life Sciences sector.

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    Croda Beauty
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    Home Care

    Home Care website
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    Iberchem website