Croda - Experts in personal care ingredients
Innovation and sustainability are at the heart of our business and is reflected in all of our personal care products and formulations. Over our history, and especially the last decade, our skin, sun, colour and hair care technologists have been thought leaders, creating unique and patented technologies, in both functional and effect ingredients, designed to answer personal care trends. Our formulation and technology expertise allows us to be more than just a sustainable personal care ingredient supplier to our partners.
Our Asian headquarters are located in Singapore, where the CTC (Collaboration & Training Centre) has recently launched. This state of the art facility includes a customer demonstration centre and is equipped with industry leading product validation and claims substantiation labs. The EMEA region is our most diverse region and we continue to work hard to understand its growing sophistication and complexities. Our Centre of Excellence in Africa, has both an efficacy and a formulation lab, with a hair salon and a temperature controlled skin and hair testing facility. Alongside our six sales offices across the Latin American region, we also have local labs in Mexico and Brazil, guaranteeing excellent service for our customers. North America has a number of manufacturing sites located across the United States, with a real focus on sustainability, in particular at our Atlas Point site. This is a site in which 75% of the manufacturing energy comes from land fill gas and solar. It is also home to our bio-based surfactant plant, the very first plant of this type in North America.
Inspirational solutions for all applications
At Croda we are driven by our purpose, to use smart science to create high-performance ingredients that improve lives. Discover the highlights from our range, from our 100% bio-based ECO range that is reducing our reliance on fossil fuels, to our UV filters that are helping to protect people from skin cancer. By choosing Croda ingredients with purpose, we can work together to protect people and planet for a more sustainable future.
As society grapples with unprecedented change since the pandemic, Pantone’s colour of the year for 2022, PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri, signals a new era of hope and reflects how our physical and digital lives have merged. Discover our Moonshine™ effect pigments and colour cosmetics ingredients, and let us help you exPERIment with this trending colour and bring your make-up innovations to life.
The Moonshine Ultra Effect series is comprised of single colour borosilicate-based effect pigments.
The aesthetics of a skin care product are critical to the experience created by its use and play a key role in consumer perceptions of quality and efficacy. Discover our broad range of ingredients that can offer tantalising textures and sensational sensory stories which can help capture your consumers from their first touch.
We all have different hair care needs that we don't want to compromise on. That's why we are committed to offer an holistic hair care solutions, from root to tip. Our products will help you to regulate your sebum production from your scalp, strengthen and condition your hair as well as sealing down your cuticles and split ends.
Everybody’s skin is different but the desire for healthy skin is universal. With protective filters to prevent solar-induced damage and moisturisers and emollients to keep the skin soft and supple, Croda has the ingredients to deliver the healthiest skin possible, no matter what your skin type.
Veganism is no longer solely associated with diet. Consumers are more conscious about the impact of their decisions across all aspects of their lives, which has fuelled demand for vegan suitable beauty products. Choose compassionate beauty and find out more about our vegan substitutes.
ECO Range of 100% Bio-Based SurfactantsAccelerating our sustainable future
The new 100% bio-based ECO Range is the widest range of 100% renewable surfactants on the market that have identical performance to petro-based options.Learn more
Moonshine™ Effect PigmentsOut of this world
Our range of 56 effect pigments have a variety of particle sizes and effects which can be seen across our 5 ranges: Astral series, Colour Travel series, Ultra Colour Travel series, Effect series and Ultra Effect series.Learn more
Solaveil™ - Inorganic UV filtersPhysical shield
Solaveil™ is our world leading range of inorganic mineral sunscreen active ingredients. Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide based inorganic mineral UV filters that act as physical shield in sunscreen formulations.Learn more
Through Purposeful Beauty™, we have made it our mission to create ethical and responsible solutions that accelerate the evolution to a more sustainable future, ensuring a positive impact on both people and planet.
Discover more about Purposeful Beauty, our new podcast, and how Croda can help your brand on your sustainability journey!