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  2. 2. DuPont is a market-driven science company bringing science-based materials, ingredients and technologies to leading cosmetics, fragrance and personal care brands. Turn cosmetic dreams into realities For over 50 years, from formulations to packaging, DuPont science and innovations have allowed brand owners and end-users to «Make a Statement» with consumers. Science and innovations from DuPont help manufacturers and marketers differentiate their products. The Global Collaboratory is our vision for a virtual laboratory, where people can work together across companies, governments, borders and cultures to develop science-powered solutions that address the world‘s greatest challenges. This is our way of working and we invite the world to join us. Welcome to The Global Collaboratory™ To learn more, visit Sourcing high performance from nature INGREDIENTS PACKAGING PERFORMANCE FILAMENTS
  3. 3. Ingredients The cosmetic industry provides consumers with products that delight and surprise them. Successful skin, hair, make-up and nail care cosmetics require ingredients that deliver proven performance and allow innovative formulations. Value-adding ingredients DuPont not only provides ingredients that can customize the texture and feel of products, but also offers renewably-sourced ingredients which allow formulators to create sustainable products. SoBind™ is a registered trademark of E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company Zemea™ is a registered trademark of DuPont™ Tate & Lyle Bio Products LLC Sorona® is a registered trademark of E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company DuPont™ Sorona ® renewably sourced™ polymer* DuPont™ Tate & Lyle Zemea™ renewably sourced™ propanediol DuPont™ SoBind™ renewably sourced™ soy polymer* Natural betaine alternative DuPont GENENCARE™ OSMS BA is a natural choice to manage the right-moisture balance in skin cells. It is a highly versatile osmoprotectant that occurs naturally in skin and hair, protecting them from environmental stress. Key benefits include skin moisturization, improvement of tight junctions, anti-irritant properties and high water retention in hair. GENENCARE™ OSMS BA is easy to formulate and is soluble in water, ethanol, propylene glycol and glycerin. In addition, GENENCARE™ OSMS BA improves the solubility of allatoin and salicylic acid. DuPont is continually investing to improve the GENENCARE™ range and developing new applications for natural betaine. • High purity, white crystals • Deep Moisturizer • Manages water balance in skin cells • Improves tight junctions integrity • Irritation reducer • Anti-inflammatory effect • Reduces stickiness • Improves skin feel • Co-solubilizer of allantoin and salicylic acid • Sourced from renewable raw material • Ecocert™ and NaTrue Certified Natural glycol alternative DuPontTate & Lyle Zemea® propanediol is the first 100% natural glycol alternative approved by Ecocert™ and certified by the Natural Products Association (NPA). Made from corn sugar, Zemea® offers formulators many skin-friendly benefits such as no irritation or sensitization, enhanced moisturization, and excellent sensorial characteristics. Used as an humectant, emollient or natural solvent, Zemea® can be easily incorporated in formulations containing petroleum- based propylene glycol, butylene glycol or glycerin. It has been commercialized in over 1000 natural and organic cosmetic and personal care formulations around the world. Environmental sustainability benefits include significantly lower greenhouse gas emissions and lower energy consumption in its production (based on LCA data). • Ecocert™ and NPA certified natural • High purity and colourless • Lack of irritation and sensitization • Excellent sensory aesthetics • Enhanced moisturization • Boosts efficacy of preservatives • Environmentally sustainable • Antibacterial and antifungal properties • Preservative-free • 100% renewably-sourced from corn sugar
  4. 4. Ingredients Cosmetic-grade glycolic acid DuPont™ Glypure® is your best source of cosmetic-grade glycolic acid. It is used in many personal care and cosmetics products. As the most popular active ingredient in anti-aging formulations with strong consumer recognition it is also proven to offer unique advantages in hair care formulations. Glypure® has the ability to penetrate the hair shaft causing significant benefits to hair moisturization, softness, strength and manageability for both healthy and chemically treated hair. • Improves the elasticity and firmness of the skin while reducing appearance of fine lines and wrinkles • Reduces dark spots and effectively fights acne • Conditions the hair from the inside out • Treats hair and scalp uniquely • Effectiveness proven by clinical data • Easy to use and to stabilize in formulations • Contains no preservatives and is biodegradable • Applicable in nail and men‘s care When Natural becomes Functional™ DuPont Soy Polymers SoBind™ Harmony products are water dispersible polymers that provide multi-functional properties and are derived from plant-based, renewable resources. Made from the soy bean, SoBind™ Harmony soy polymers can replace natural or synthetic materials and provide added functionality in a variety of different applications including creams, lotions, hair care, hair color, color cosmetics, gels, cleansers and more. SoBind™ Harmony is biodegradable with an excellent safety and toxicology profile. • Gels & thickens • Anionic Conditioning agent • Effective binder • Improves pigment and color expression • Film former and secondary emulsifier • Boosts and delivers actives • Renewable, sustainable & biodegradable • Made from non-GMO sources • Kosher Parvae, Halal status DuPont™ Xivia™ Sustainable Xylitol DuPont™ Xivia™ is the sustainable choice for use in cosmetics. Derived from hardwood, a sustainable, non-food chain source, Xivia™ exhibits a very low carbon footprint and is the most sustainable Xylitol on the market. With excellent humectant properties Xivia™ can be used in most cosmetic applications to provide long-term moisture retention. Xivia™ also exhibits anti-bacterial benefits. In fact the oral hygiene benefits of Xivia™ have been well recognised for many decades, and it is common to find Xylitol as an ingredient in toothpaste and mouthwash.These anti-bacterial properties can also be seen with some skin bacteria, which provides a dual role for Xivia™ in many skin creams. • Xylose is a five carbon-polyol produced through hydrogenation process • Derived from wood pulp of birch, beech and other hardwoods • Acts as a humectant and moisturizing agent • Enhances or complements the delivery of flavors, intense cooling effect • Confer microbial stability • Provides beneficial effects on the microbial flora of the skin • GMO-free, derived from non-GMO sources • Regulatory compliancy: FDA, WHO and European commission approvals • Recognized by the European Food Safety Authority for its dental benefits • Kosher Pareve and Halal status High quality aerosol propellant DuPont™ Dymel® propellants are high performance, high quality propellants that build value for the product brands that use them. DuPont™ Dymel® propellants are used to formulate zero and low VOC products which allow manufacturers to comply with national and/or local air quality standards. • Excellent solubility parameters • Low Global Warming Potential impact • Can improve local air quality • Mixes with other ingredients easily
  5. 5. Packaging Respect for the environment and the most efficient use of resources throughout the product life cycle are important themes for all players in the value chain. Embracing the Era of Sustainability Unique material science solutions meet today’s cosmetic challenge. By tapping innovative technology and strategic partnerships, DuPont has created novel methods of manufacturing high- performance materials from renewable resources.This new generation of materials, derived from biomass instead of petroleum, reduces the environmental footprint without compromising performance.The versatile offering includes several families of Sorona® EP PTT renewably sourced polyester, Hytrel® RS renewably sourced thermoplastic polyester elastomer, and Zytel® RS Renewably sourced long chain polyamide products. DuPont™ Crastin® PBT thermoplastic polyester delivers stiffness, toughness, heat resistance, friction and wear resistance, excellent surface finishes and good colorability coupled with zero formaldehyde emission. Crastin® shows good flow properties leading to short cycle times using standard injection molding machines. Renewably-sourced polyester DuPont™ Sorona® EP thermoplastic polymers contains 20% to 37% renewably sourced materials (by weight) that helps high-end packaging reduce its environmental footprint with no compromise on aesthetics and performance requirements with properties similar to high-performance PolybutyleneTerephthalate (PBT) polyester. • Contains between 20 and 37% renewably sourced materials (by weight) • Possibility to eliminate solvent-based coatings and reduce Greenhouse Gases (GHG) • Excellent chemical resistance to common cosmetic and fragrance formulations • Great scratch resistance • Very glossy surface to provide attractive aesthetics • Very good colorability • Suitable for sublimation printing technology • Zero formaldehyde Durable packaging DuPont™ Tyvek® is a unique material that helps designers and packaging manufacturers devise a truly innovative packaging solution for the 21st century. The advantages that set Tyvek® apart from ordinary materials are its strong resistance to water, its recyclability, its “light as a feather” feel and its superior strength-to-weight ratio that leads to an efficient environmental profile(1) . • Tyvek® is made of high density polyethylene (HDPE) and is recyclable • Primary energy consumption, CO2 and process emissions are less than cardboard when considering the same level of service or performance(1) • Lightweight, very flexible and tear resistant • Water resistant and at the same time breathable • Eye-catching appeal and distinctive tactile effect. Wide range of color possibilities, even difficult metallic and pastel effects. • Some Tyvek® grades are now also compatible with most heat-sealing machines (1) Source: Life cycle assessment conducted by BIO Intelligence Services SAS, France in September 2009. Impressive image production DuPont™ Cyrel® FAST is an easy-to-use hardware and printing technology that delivers Flexo printing forms for high quality consistent printing, while ensuring the lowest environmental footprint. Cyrel® FAST round sleeves – continuous flexo forms – offer new design opportunities combined with time-to-market expectations to brand owners. Highest speed and quality in finest detail for your packaging! • Extremely rapid access time • Excellent ink transfer • Superior printing uniformity • Higher durability for long print runs • High exposure resolution results in better quality reproduction • Image relief is clean and sharp • Solvent-free system
  6. 6. Anti-counterfeit technology With a unique and personalized design, the DuPont™ Izon® label not only enhances your brand, but is also a complete layered solution with the best in class overt and covert platforms. It offers you traceability on the origin of your product, as well as peace of mind towards the genuineness of the branded product your customer purchases. • Brand enhancement with personalized label • Differentiated product from competition • Brand protection with patented technology and layered, customized solutions • Protection against counterfeited products/ parts, guaranteed genuineness, reduced liability, brand confidence/empowerment in minds of consumers The world of beauty is a realm of dreams where luxurious textures and subtle perfumes tantalize the senses. Breaking traditional codes through innovative design and shape is necessary to capture the imagination of consumers. Innovative packaging solutions DuPont takes luxury packaging to new levels by combining special design effects with function and durability. From rigid containers to luxury perfume caps, from printing technology to authentication labels, our products use state-of-the art technology to create the most glamorous cosmetic packaging products in the market today. liability, brand confidence/empowerment inliability, brand confidence/empowerment in minds of consumersminds of consumers Packaging Pushing the limits of design with Surlyn® 3D technology Surlyn® 3D is a DuPont patented overmolding technology to bring more luxury to cosmetic containers - D’s standing for “Design Freedom”, “Decoration Possibilities” and “Depth Effects”. With this technology it is possible to produce overmolded containers with completely different inner and outer shapes, including sharp edges. Containers produced with this technology combine glass-like effects and on-the-go convenience for nomadic cosmetic products. The technology also enables easier and more cost-effective decorative effects on both the inner and outer surfaces. • Light-weight, unbreakable and scratch resistant for luxury on-the-go packaging • No risk of breakage in the bathroom environment – providing additional consumer safety • Many possibilities of visual effects including thick wall containers with pure sparkling crystal appearance • Ease of producing different flankers with new decorations • Protection of decoration against scratches without outcoating or varnish for durability Be surprised by Surlyn® DuPont™ Surlyn® is a unique resin able to combine high transparency with scratch and chemical resistance making it ideally suited to the design and molding of perfume caps, cream jars and overmolded bottles. Amazingly versatile, Surlyn® can be molded into complex shapes and parts of uneven thickness. It has an inherent silky touch further enhancing its luxury appeal and it can be easily coloured, frosted, metal-plated, printed and hot-stamped enabling a variety of design effects. • Unique clarity, high gloss, pleasant warm touch • Excellent scratch and abrasion resistance • Superior chemical resistance • Tough, unbreakable • Thick and complex parts, many options for decoration • Optimised part cost with no secondary operations required for some decorative effects DuPont Performance Polymers DuPont™ Delrin® acetal and DuPont™ Hytrel® TPC-ET deliver the right balance properties between toughness, strength, chemical resistance and processability. They are the material of choice for small mechanical components, providing cost and production efficiencies through functional and part integration. Their mechanical performance and excellent fatigue resistance allow for a high level of durability even with repeated uses. • Functions integration (clips, springs, push buttons, snap-fits, etc) • Design flexibility • Durability • Ideal for repeated uses • Chemical resistance
  7. 7. There is more to a brush than meets the face. Filaments are the critical factor to deliver quality and performance for a wide range of cosmetic applications. Performance filaments DuPont provides world-class engineering and manufacturing expertise to ensure you get the right brush for all your cosmetic products. From long-lasting nail polish brushes to smooth application mascara brushes and natural-feel facial brushes, DuPont Filaments have the product knowledge and expertise to meet all your product needs. Premium filaments for powder brushes DuPont™ Natrafil® replicates the effect of natural hair in powder brushes with patented technology that has been tested and proven. This technology creates a structured surface that optimizes the pick up and release of makeup powder. Natrafil® uses science to solve polymeric challenges and thereby addresses natural hair imperfections related to hygiene, supply and quality. With DuPont™ Natrafil® , brush manufacturers can meet the needs of cosmetic brands and bring distinctiveness to powder brushes. • No animal treatment issues • Combines the reliability of synthetic and the properties of animal hair without risk of contamination • Luxury feel and softness • Can be blended with other synthetic filaments to achieve the right effects, feel, touch, and design of the brush • Meet market requests for synthetic hair without compromising brush performance • Recommended by make up artists for its versatility, performance and precision. Filaments for limitless variations When it comes to mascara and nail brushes, DuPont™ Tynex® enhances the ability to design versatile and innovative products with specially engineered filament shapes, textures and colours to meet specific product development requirements. With variations in flexibility, stiffness or softness, DuPont has filament configurations to perfectly compliment your entire cosmetic brush line. • No animal treatment issues • Freedom of design • Limitless variations of flexibility, stiffness and softness • Tailor-made solutions Performance Filaments
  8. 8. By bringing The miracles of science™ to cosmetic ingredients and technologies DuPont helps its customers outpace the competition. Beautified by Science Beauty products are increasingly sophisticated and require advanced technology to enhance the look and feel of cosmetics. As a scientific pioneer, DuPont effectively supports the science of beauty by enhancing the appearance and performance of your product. Science FEELTHE VALUE DuPont provides ingredients that enable you to customize the function, texture and feel of products for cosmetic innovation. INGREDIENTS OPENYOUR MINDTO NEW PACKAGING IDEAS DuPont takes luxury packaging to new levels by combining diverse aesthetic effects with function and durability. PACKAGING TAKEYOUR BRUSHTO NEW PERFORMANCE LEVELS DuPont provides world-class engineering and manufacturing expertise to ensure you get the right brush for all of your cosmetic products. PERFORMANCE FILAMENTS
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  10. 10. Copyright © 2013 DuPont. All rights reserved. The DuPont Oval Logo, DuPont™ , The miracles of science™ and all products denoted with ® or ™ are registered trademarks or trademarks of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company or its affiliates. DuPont is a science company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation and apparel. The information set forth herein is furnished free of charge and is based on technical data that DuPont believes to be reliable. It is intended for use by persons having technical skill at their own discretion and risk. DuPont makes no warranties, express or implied, and assumes no liability in connection with any use of this information.