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Alban Muller - the natural product designer

Alban Muller is renowed globally for its knowledge and skill in natural cosmetic ingredients and finished personal care products. With a history dating back to1978, we have developed a remarkable expertise in extracting and producing plant extracts and cosmetic products of exceptional quality, while also prioritizing eco-friendly practices.

At Alban Muller, we offer a diverse and groundbreaking selection of 100% natural plant extracts that adhere to our environmentally responsible approach throughout the entire manufacturing process. Our commitment to ecological production, resource management, and waste reduction ensures that our unique process respects both people and the environment.

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Technology and research at the service of performance for high-quality cosmetics ingredients

Efficiency, safety, and innovation are deeply ingrained in Alban Muller’s core values. Our dedication to these principles drives our research and development efforts, leading to the creation of natural beauty actives inspired by the wonders of nature.

Alban Muller and the French Cosmetic Valley

Located at the heart of the French Cosmetic Valley, Alban Muller actively contributes to this thriving ecosystem. As a valued member of this competitiveness cluster, which brings together over 3,200 companies from the cosmetic and fragrance industry, along with esteemed universities and research centers, we actively invest in collaborative research and innovation projects. Our participation includes the creation of the charter for developing more eco-responsible cosmetics, demonstrating our commitment to sustainable practices.

Our unique technology: Zeodration

Drawing on its extensive industrial expertise, Alban Muller has pioneered a distinctive process within the cosmetic industry known as zeodration. This technology enables us to produce standardized botanical extracts that are concentrated in active molecules and titrated. By employing this optimized drying technique, we not only achieve energy efficiency but also ensure an ecologically clean production, resulting in eco-designed concentrated extracts.

Zeodration - Alban Muller's unique and innovative process for natural cosmetics 

Be ACTIVEly Committed, our sustainability strategy

At Alban Muller, we are fully dedicated to making a positive impact on society and the environment while upholding our commitment to innovation, quality and stefaty, aligned with Croda's purpose "Smart science to improve lives™".

Our sustainability strategy is designed to foster innovation through improvement and a comprehensive business model that equally prioritizes the Planet, People and Profit. Through this holistic approach, we ensure that our product portfolio aligns seamlessly with our internal corporate social responsibility (CSR) policy management, resulting in a consistent and fruitful program, named "Be ACTIVEly Committed".

Alban Muller and Crodarom's 2023 catalogue

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Beauty Trends 2024 - All about freedom under all its forms

Discover the beauty trends for 2024

As consumers' expectations are constantly evolving, the Botanical Alliance is delighted to unveil its study of the new 2024 trends, highlighting fresh beauty concepts largely dedicated to freedom under its many forms.

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Alban Muller ingredients to meet the trends

Intensely hydrating ingredients, with immediate and long-lasting effects

Amiporine™ ER

Amiporine™ ER

Source of carbohydrates and phenolic compounds, this COSMOS approved pomegranate extract brings hydration and firmness to the skin.

Cosme-Phytami™ Cucumber EC

Cosme-Phytami™ Cucumber EC

Sourced in France, this cucumber extract is the ideal ally of the cryo-beauty trend and is dedicated to dehydrated skins searching for radiant effect.

Lipidami™ Frangipani

Lipidami™ Frangipani

Paradise flower, frangipani is the ideal moisturising and softening ingredient for dry, sensitive, stressed, reddened and irritated skin.

Phytolea™ Hemp EC

Phytolea™ Hemp EC

Sourced organically and locally, this COSMOS Certified hemp seed oil is the best ally of sensitive skins thanks to its unique fatty acid profile.

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Striving towards a more sustainable Personal Care Industry

Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do. We have ambitious targets to become Climate, Land and People Positive by 2030 as we strive to be the most sustainable supplier of innovative ingredients. Discover more about how our sustainability initiatives can help make your products more sustainable!

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