Beauty with responsibility

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Covestro at the CITE Japan 2019 from May 15 –17

High performing and sustainable solutions for cosmetics products

Can beauty solutions be improved and made more sustainable without compromising their properties? At the 9th Cosmetics Ingredients & Technology Exhibition Japan 2019 in Yokohama, cosmetics experts of Covestro will explain how this is possible. Under the motto, “Beauty Made Responsible”, the company will showcase sustainable beauty products and formulations based on its Baycusan® naturally derived and biodegradable film formers with high performance at booth A17-7. At the exhibition, Covestro presents its contribution to skin, hair & ocean protection. .

Baycusan® eco: Naturally derived film former with high performance. Covestro will introduce its  new Baycusan® eco line of polyurethane ingredients, which are based on at least 50 percent renewable feedstock and are considered naturally derived according to the ISO-16128-1 standard. This in particular applies to hair styling.

Baycusan® C: All film formers can be considered as non-persistent if released in the environment (OECD 302). Besides allowing cosmetics producers to create innovative beauty products in a responsible manner, the film formers contribute to reducing environmental pollution of oceans or inland water areas.