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New São Paulo Demo Center Offers Collaboration Opportunity for Cosmetic Brands

September 7, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — Cosmetic and beauty care brands with a presence in South America have a new venue for ingredients collaboration. INOLEX do Brasil in São Paulo recently opened a Demo Center geared towards the promotion of safe, natural and innovative solutions in key areas that are shaping the next wave of consumer beauty products.
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INOLEX Expands its Alternative Preservation Portfolio with New Product Launch

August 18, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX continues to expand its Alternative Preservation portfolio with the addition of Lexgard® O-LO to its Lexgard® Series. Lexgard-LO is a low odor alternative to caprylyl glycol and is ideal for beauty brands interested in alternative preservation targeting a consumer segment with odor-sensitivity.  

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INOLEX Appoints New Chair of the Board

August 14, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX announced today that Ann S. Plimpton has been nominated Chair of the Board of Directors. In this role, she succeeds Conrad A. Plimpton, who has served for over 36 years as Chairman. Ann Plimpton’s formal appointment and installation as Chair will take place on August 30, 2017. The addition of Ann as Chair signals a continuation of strong organizational governance for the business.

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INOLEX Adds to "Center of Excellence" in China

August 1, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX continues to build on its global presence with increased lab capabilities and personnel additions in Guangzhou, China. The location is developing as a "Center of Excellence" and indicates a key market for INOLEX's growth particularly in Alternative Preservation solutions and natural, innovative ingredients for the beauty care and personal care industry. 

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SPC Magazine: Preservative Alternatives Killing Germs Softly

July, 2017 SPC Magazine — As permitted preservatives fall out of favour with consumers, suppliers continue to push boundaries by utilising the antimicrobial properties of non-listed ingredients and gleaning inspiration from the skin microbiome itself. John Woodruff reports
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INOLEX Establishes New Paris, France Sales Office

July 24, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX is increasing its presence in Europe with the establishment of its new Paris, France sales office. The location, with its team of technical product and client servicing experts, will focus on delivering INOLEX’s portfolio of industry-leading ingredients particularly in Alternative Preservation solutions and safe, natural and innovative ingredients in the beauty and personal care industry.
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INOLEX Welcomes New Global Sales Team Member, Joseph Liptock

July 13, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) —  INOLEX is pleased to welcome Joseph (“Joe”) Liptock and to its growing global sales team.
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INOLEX Boosts Research & Development Capabilities with Key New Technical Hires

July 10, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) —  INOLEX continues to add to its Research & Development Team with two recent hires in its Philadelphia office.
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SOFW Interview with Fana Makonnen

June 19, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — Why is there a need for alternative preservation?  Traditional preservatives have been and continue to be under high scrutiny. It started a number years ago with Parabens and the famous Darbre paper which found that Parabens tend to accumulate in breast tissue. There was a link made between this accumulation and potential for cancer as a result. Since then other classes of compounds have come under high scrutiny such as Isothiazolinones, such as methylisothiazolinone and chloromethylisothiazolinone. The key issue with Isothiazolones has been sensitization.
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INOLEX announces the sale of Lexolube

January 13, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX is pleased to announced the sale of its industrial lubricants division (the “Lexolube Division”) to Zschimmer & Schwarz. The transaction follows several years of tremendous global growth for INOLEX and will allow INOLEX to focus on its unique capabilities and strengths in the personal care ingredients market. Proceeds from the transaction will be reinvested to fuel INOLEX’s continued growth.
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Cristina Saiani to lead new INOLEX headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil

September 30, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX is excited to announce the opening of its new Commercial office and Warehouse, INOLEX do Brazil in Sao Paulo, which will be led by Country Manager Cristina Saiani. The foundation of INOLEX do Brazil follows the opening of a Commercial office & Technical Center in Guangzhou, China earlier this year and shows INOLEX’s commitment to solidify its presence globally.
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INOLEX's Daniel Sujo Awarded Delaware Valley Young Engineer of the Year

2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX congratulates Daniel Sujo as the winner of the Delaware Valley Young Chemical Engineer of the Year. Learn more here:
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INOLEX Appoints New Global Head of Sales

September 7, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — Independent, global cosmetics ingredient company Inolex has announced the appointment of Arthur (Art) Knox to take on the role of vice president and global head of personal care sales.
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INOLEX Welcomes Art Knox

September 6, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX is pleased to welcome Arthur (“Art”) Knox and announce his joining of INOLEX as Vice President and Global Head of Personal Care Sales. In this role, Art will have responsibility for leadership of INOLEX’s global sales team, developing new business opportunities, and creating customized solutions for our client needs.
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Igniting ideas: The hottest innovations from NYSCC Suppliers' Day

June 28, 2016 (Edison, NJ USA) — Across industry, palm oil accounts for a massive 40% of all vegetable oil produced in the world. And, despite the best efforts of organisations like the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), the supply of truly sustainable palm oil is still tricky to monitor.

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INOLEX congratulates Kevin Gallagher

April 26, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX congratulates Kevin Gallagher, as the winner of In-Cosmetics Lifetime Achievement Award at In-cosmetics 2016 in Paris France. Kevin Gallagher recently joined the INOLEX as a non-executive member of the Board of Directors after retiring from a career that spanned nearly four-decades with Croda in applications, R&D, sales, marketing and executive leadership positions. 
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Palm-free ingredient portfolio stands out at in-cosmetics

April 12-14 2016 @ In-Cosmetics 2016

Come see us at In-Cosmetics 2016, Booth D60.
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INOLEX and ieS Labo Launch PhytoTrace™

April 7, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX and ieS Labo are pleased to announce the launch PhytoTrace, a line of traceable, sustainable extracts, which will be formally launched at In-Cosmetics, April 12-14th in Paris, France. PhytoTrace offers complete supply-chain transparency that brings products from farm-to-lab and connects formulators and consumers with the terroir and idyllic growing climate of Provence, France. 
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INOLEX Launches SustOleo™

April 7, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) - INOLEX is pleased to announce the launch of SustOleo, a complete system of palm free ingredients, which will be formally launched at In-Cosmetics, April 12-14th in Paris, France.

INOLEX Welcomes Kevin Gallagher

March 11, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA) — INOLEX is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Gallagher as a non-executive member (“NXD”) of its Board of Directors. He is a world-renowned executive in the cosmetic ingredient field, having recently stepped-down from a position at Croda, Inc. 
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ClariSilk™ and ClariSoft™: Next Generation Conditioning Agents

March 1, 2016  (Philadelphia, PA) — INOLEX is pleased to announce the launch of ClariSilk and ClariSoft, the next generation conditioning polymers for hair care, at this year’s PCHI Tradeshow in Shanghai, China. Highly cost-effective for the mass market, ClariSilk and ClariSoft provide distinct benefits for today’s trends. Having demonstrated performance in both clear shampoos and 2-in-1 types that remain popular in Asia, ClariSilk and ClariSoft also bring improved conditioning properties to non-foaming, silicone-free conditioning cleaners that have gained traction in developed hair care markets.
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INOLEX Opens Headquarters in China

February 23, 2016  (Philadelphia, USA and Guangzhou, China) —INOLEX is pleased to announce the opening of its new Commercial & Technical Center in Guangzhou, China. This expansion in China is a significant step for INOLEX, solidifying its global presence in cosmetics & personal care ingredients. The grand opening ceremony will take place on Friday February 26th, 2016.

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INOLEX acquires ieS LABO

April 9, 2015 (Philadelphia, USA and Oraison, France) —Affiliates of INOLEX, headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, have signed a definitive agreement to purchase ieS LABO, of Oraison, France.

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Lightening Efficacy Enhanced Via Polymeric Technology

August 28, 2013 (Germany) — Having clear and bright skin is considered an important feature ...

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News

Jan. 13, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA USA)
INOLEX announces the sale of Lexolube

Sept. 30, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA)
Cristina Saiani to lead new INOLEX headquarters in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sept. 28, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA)
INOLEX's Daniel Sujo Awarded Delaware Valley Young Engineer of the Year

Sept. 7, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA USA)
INOLEX Appoints New Global Head of Sales
 - Art Knox

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INOLEX is an independent, global personal care ingredients manufacturing company focused on the Beauty and Personal Care market.
 
With a deep understanding of lifestyle trends and expertise in synthesis and formulation, INOLEX provides innovative materials used by the world's leading cosmetic and consumer product companies. 

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These include new non-toxic technologies for preserving cosmetics, high performance polymers for Sun are applications and renewable green-chemistry ingredients that replace petrochemicals.

INOLEX is solution focused and is committed to providing  innovative and safe ingredients for hair care, skin care and all cosmetic applications. Using sustainable technologies, INOLEX is dedicated to the preservation of biodiversity and sustainability in all that we do.

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