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Applechem is a speciality ingredient supplier to the cosmetic, beauty, and personal care industries. As an industry-leading technology company with a global reach, Applechem develops innovative ingredient solutions for some of the world’s most recognized beauty products.  


Featured Case Study

Developing clear and high perfume oil surfactant formulations with a multi-arm non-ionic associative thickener

Perfume is an important product attribute that differentiates a given personal cleansing product from others in a crowded market. However, it remains technically challenging to incorporate a high % of perfume oil (≥ 2%) into shampoo or shower gel formulations without adverse effects on clarity, target viscosity, and foaming. This technical challenge has become more significant as the market continues to move towards skin friendly non-sulfate cleansing formulations with non-sulfate surfactants such as alpha olefin sulfonate (AOS) and mild amino-acid based surfactants such as sodium cocoyl glutamate.

News, Events & Announcements

New 2-in-1 Conditioning Hand Sanitizer featuring Sensogel's Glycerin Elastomer Technology

Applechem is proud to present a brand new 2-in-1 conditioning sanitizer gel formulated with several key points in mind. Given the huge global demand and lack of supply for key components, this hand sanitizer is designed to be minimalist and easy to scale up , without requiring a portfolio of exotic specialty ingredients to be effective. Click here to learn more!


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