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More than 22,000  trade name and generic chemicals used worldwide in the manufacture of cosmetic and personal care products
Handbook of Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives-Second Edition
    Book (ISBN-10: 1-890595-38-1; ISBN-13: 978-1-890595-38-8); In stock, ships same business day
Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives Electronic Handbook-2002
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Handbook of Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives (Book and Software)First Update since 1994!
Compiled by Michael and Irene Ash; ISBN-10: 1890595381; ISBN-13: 9781890595388; ISBN-10: 189059539X; ISBN-13: 9781890595395; ISBN-10: 1890595454; ISBN-13: 9781890595456
Book price 2 volumes (2048 oversized pages) price $475
           
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Software
Single-User Software price $425
Five-Concurrent-User Network Software
price $1060
            Shipping: $8 (USA-ground); $12 (Canada-ground); $16 (Rest of world-air)
Previous Editions:
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Book):
  1994 (Handbook of Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives (ISBN 0-566-07470-2; ISBN 0566074702))
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Software):
  Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives Electronic Handbook-1994 (ISBN 0-566-07565-2; ISBN 0566075652)
 

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Target information on components by:
Trade Name • Chemical Name • Synonym • Function • Application • CAS Number • EINECS Number • FEMA Number  • Manufacturer
Coverage includes Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives that function as:
Absorbents • Aerosols/Propellants • Anticaking agents • Antifoams/Defoamers • Analgesics/Anti-inflammatory agents/Anti-irritants • Antimicrobials • Antioxidants • Antiperspirants/Deodorants • Antistats • Astringents • Bases • Bleaching agents/Skin lighteners • Buffer/pH adjuster/Neutralizers • Chelating agent/Sequestrants • Coagulants • Coating agents • Colorants/Color enhancers/Dyes/Pigments • Conditioners • Consistency regulators • Crystal growth regulators • Depilatories • Detergents • Dispersants/Suspending agents • Emollients • Emulsifiers • Enzymes • Fillers/Extenders/Diluents • Film-formers • Flavors/Flavor enhancers • Flow aids • Fragrances/Perfumes/Aromatics • Gellants • Glossing agents • Lubricants • Moisturizers/Humectants • Moisture barriers/Water repellants • Nutritive additives • Opacifiers/Pearlescents • Permeation enhancers/Penetrants • Plasticizers • Preservatives • Protective agents/Soothing agents/Demulcents • Solvents • Spreading agents • Stabilizers • Superfatting agents • Sweeteners • Synergists • Tanning accelerators • Tonicity agents • UV absorbers • Vehicles/Carriers • Viscosity modifiers • Waxes • Wetting agents
In these Application Areas:
Hair Care • Skin Care • Oral Care • Perfumes/Colognes/Fragrances • Face/Eye Makeup • Lip Preparations • Nail Treatment/Polishes/Removers • Sunscreens • Bath/Shower Preparations • Shaving Products
Book and Software Versions:
  • More than 14,200 trade name products
  • More than 7,300 generic products with 21,400 fully cross-referenced synonyms (hyperlinked in software)
  • More than 16,300 Functional/Application Categories in a detailed index format
  • CAS, EINECS/ELINCS, FEMA number indexes
  • More than 3,100 International Manufacturers and their branches
Book Version: Software Version:
  • 2 volumes 2048 oversized pages
  • Full-text Search with boolean operators
  • 18 browseable keyword indexes
  • Hyperlinks enable instant access/previews of other reference topics
  • Web and Email access to Chemical Manufacturers
  • Click and Go Table of Contents: Left Pane Explorer-like icons enable you to instantly go to any section of this Title or any other installed Synapse Chemlib product.
About Handbook of Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives
Handbook of Cosmetic and Personal Care Additives, Second Edition provides information on more than 22,000 trade names, chemicals, materials, and synonyms and serves as an essential guide to product managers, formulation scientists, quality controllers, cosmetic chemists as well as any professional associated with the cosmetic and personal care industry.

The cosmetic and personal care industry encompasses a diversity of products including: body and face lotions, creams, and salves; deodorants and antiperspirants; sunscreens and tanning aids; makeup preparations (face powder, lipstick, mascara, eye shadow, eye liner); nail products; hair preparations (shampoos, conditioners, coloring rinses and dyes, waving solutions); bath preparations and soaps; shaving preparations; oral care products; and fragrances.

Choosing optimal ingredients in the overall process of marketing and developing new and improved products is a monumental task. This reference coalesces the necessary research process into a single source and expedites material selection for the user by cross referencing trade name products by chemical composition, function, CAS number and EINECS number.
Contents
Book and Software:
PART I-Trade Name Reference
Trade Name Reference contains alphabetical entries of trade name cosmetic/personal care additives with extensive profiles of each product listed. The product descriptions include: its manufacturer, chemical description/composition, CAS, and EINECS identifying numbers, general properties, applications and functions, toxicology, compliance and regulatory information as provided by the manufacturer and other sources.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Trade Name X-Ref, Generic Chemical X-Ref, Manufacturers X-Ref, CAS X-Ref, EINECS/ELINCS X-Ref, Functional/Applications X-Ref., Toxicological X-Ref.
Hyperlinking: Trade names manufacturers to Manufacturers Directory and websites;  Generic chemicals to Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference
Part II-Chemical Component Cross-Reference
Chemical Component Cross-Reference contains approximately 7300 cosmetic and personal care chemicals/materials that are either contained in the trade name products profiled in Part I or are generic chemicals used as cosmetic/personal care additive ingredients. Each entry includes, wherever possible, its synonyms, CAS number, EINECS/ELINCS number, FEMA number, UN/DOT number, molecular and empirical formulas, chemical properties, functions and applications, toxicology, precautions, use levels, regulatory information, and manufacturers and distributors of the chemical. All chemical/material synonyms are cross-referenced back to the main entry. The chemical monograph entries also contain a listing of the trade name products that are either equivalent to the chemical entry or contain this chemical as one of its ingredients.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Trade Name X-Ref, Generic Chemical X-Ref, Manufacturers X-Ref, CAS X-Ref, EINECS/ELINCS X-Ref, FEMA X-Ref, Functional/Applications X-Ref., Toxicological X-Ref., Molecular Formula Dir.
Hyperlinking: Trade names to Trade Name Referencegeneric manufacturers to Manufacturers Directory and websites, all cross-references (synonyms) to main entries
Part III-Functional/Application Index
Functional/Application Index is a powerful tool for locating the trade names and chemicals based on their function and application. By searching for key functional words related to cosmetic/personal care additives such as anticaking agents, binders, colorants, disintegrants, emulsifiers, encapsulants, fillers, fragrances, pearlescents, in specific application areas such as makeup, mouthwash, skin lotions, shampoos, sunscreens, etc., the user is directed to the trade names and/or chemicals that have that specific functional/application attribute.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Hyperlinking: Trade names to Trade name Section, Generics to Generic Chemical section
Part IV-Manufacturers Directory
Manufacturers Directory contains detailed contact information for the more than 3100 worldwide manufacturers and their branches for the trade name products and chemical components that are referenced in this handbook. Wherever possible, telephone, telefax, toll-free numbers, e-mail and internet addresses, and complete mailing addresses are included for each manufacturer.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Manufacturers Dir., Manufacturers X-Ref., MFG Web&Email Directory
Hyperlinking: All cross-references (alternate names) to main entries, Manufacturer Web sites, Manufacturer Email
Additional Indexes
CAS Number Index contains CAS number entries followed by a listing of their trade name product and chemical equivalents in alphabetical order. The chemical name is in boldfaced type.
EINECS/ELINCS Number Index contains EINECS/ELINCS number entries followed by a listing of their trade name product and generic chemical equivalents in alphabetical order. The chemical name is in boldfaced type.
FEMA Number Index orders chemicals contained in this reference by these numbers (assigned by the Flavor and Extract Manufacturers Association).
Glossary contains definitions of terminology associated with cosmetic additives and their application areas.
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