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Accelerating our sustainable future – with the ECO range of renewable, bio-based surfactants for personal care

The 100% bio-based ECO Range is the widest range of 100% renewable surfactants on the market. By using an alternate route to EO with bioethanol from biomass sources, it significantly increases the bio-based content of ethoxylated products and reduces reliance on fossil fuels. Moreover, the ingredients are manufactured with renewable energy, yet their performance is identical to petro-based options. 

The ECO Range caters to the tremendous consumer need for greener products. Now, with the 100% renewable, 100% bio-based ECO Range, customers will not have to choose between meeting their sustainability goals and delivering high-performance products to consumers.
 
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Features and Benefits of the ECO Range: 

  • 100% renewable
  • 100% bio-based1
  • Vegan & Cruelty-Free Suitable2
  • Low levels of 1,4-Dioxane
  • Reduces reliance on fossil fuel feedstocks
  • Manufactured with renewable energy
  • Performance identical to petro-based options 
  • Lower carbon footprint than petro-based versions
  • USDA Certified Biobased Product3
  • RSPO Supply Chain Certified via Mass Balance4

(1) Calculated using USDA BioPreferred Method for determining bio-based content and validated, or being validated, by carbon 14 testing (ASTM D6886)  (2) May be suitable for vegan and/or cruelty-free claims.  If you are interested in making a vegan and/or cruelty-free claim, please request our Vegan Suitability statement and/or Animal Testing statement for specifics on this product and compare to the certification(s) you are seeking to meet  (3) USDA BioPreferred® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Agriculture  (4) Products containing palm oil derivatives

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Accelerating our sustainable future with Croda's ECO Range

Your ingredient guide to the 100% bio-based ECO Range

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ECO Brij™ S100 MBAL

ECO Brij™ S100 MBAL

ECO Brij surfactants are available as part of Croda’s 100% renewable 100% bio-based ECO Range of surfactants These 100% bio-based products eliminate the need to choose between high performance and.....

ECO Brij™ S2 MBAL

ECO Brij™ S2 MBAL

ECO Brij surfactants are available as part of Croda’s 100% renewable 100% bio-based ECO Range of surfactants These 100% bio-based products eliminate the need to choose between high performance and.....

ECO Tween™ 20

ECO Tween™ 20

Fully saturated liquid ester recommended as an emulsifier for O/W systems and effective solubiliser for essential oils and perfumes in aqueous and aqueous alcoholic systems Used as a mildness.....

ECO Tween™  28

ECO Tween™ 28

ECO Tween surfactants are available as part of Croda’s 100% renewable 100% bio-based ECO Range of surfactants These 100% bio-based products eliminate the need to choose between high performance.....

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Sustainable manufacturing

Learn more about our sustainable manufacturing practises, including at our ECO Plant based in Delaware, USA and how our sustainable approach can help with your end formulation.
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