Describes about 4,000 cosmetics additives for industrial use, compiled from information from 84 manufacturers and distributors. The cosmetics and personal care products industry has a $60 billion market worldwide, and future growth is expected. In the US the market breaks down roughly into: hair care, 20%; fragrances, 20%; skin care, 14%; makeup, 17%; deodorants and skin and body lotions, 10%; and oral care products, 10%. Growth is expected in products targeting ethnic markets and working women. The book lists the following product information, as available, in the manufacturer's own words: (1) Company name and product category, (2) Trade name and product number, (3) Product description. Also included are a Trade Name Index and a list of Suppliers' Addresses.


All cosmetic manufacturers, large and small.

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Aceto Corp to BASF Corp. Aceto Corp. Aceto Corp. Akzo Chemie America Akzo International Salt Co. Albright & Wilson Alcolac Allied Signal Inc. Amerchol Corp. Aqualon Co. Avatar Corp. BASF Corp. Bio-Botanica, Inc to Brooks Industries Inc. Bio-Botanica, Inc. Brooks Industries Inc. Capital City Products Co to Costec, Inc. Capital City Products Co. CasChem Inc. Costec, Inc. Croda lnc to Cyprus Industrial Minerals Croda lnc. Cyprus Industrial Minerals Desert King Corp to DuPont Desert King Corp. Dow Chemical U.S.A. Dow Corning Corp. Dragoco, Inc. DuPont Eastman Chemical Products, Inc to ECC America Inc. Eastman Chemical Products, Inc. ECC America Inc. Finetex, Inc to H.B. Fuller Finetex, Inc. Florida Food Products, Inc. Freeman Industries, Inc. H.B. Fuller GAF Chemicals Corp to W.R. Grace & Co. GAF Chemicals Corp. GE Silicones Givaudan Goldschmidt Chemical Corp. B.F. Goodrich W.R. Grace & Co. Haarman & Reimer to Humko Chemical Division Haarman & Reimer Hexcel Chemical Products Hoechst Celanese Corp. Geo. A. Hormel & Co. Huls Humko Chemical Division ICI Specialty Chemicals to Inolex Chemical Co. ICI Specialty Chemicals Inolex Chemical Co. Jojoba Growers & Processors Inc to Lonza In


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Ernest W. Flick

Ernest W. Flick, previously a chemical industry quality assurance administrator and technical writer