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The Increasing Demand for Bio-Based Solvents

The market for bio-based solvents has been growing for years. A solvent is any substance that dissolves a solute, such as acetone, methanol and hexane. Solvents are common in engineering, construction, pharmaceuticals, printing and various other industries. Bio-based solvents derive from living matter, such as plants and animals. In response to human health and environmental […]

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How Can Manufacturers Be More Sustainable?

Sustainability is an ever-increasing concern for modern consumers and manufacturers alike and should be a core objective for your operation. Sustainable manufacturing involves creating products while conserving energy and natural resources. It helps alleviate the negative environmental impacts associated with production. Environmentally conscious manufacturers have found many sustainable alternatives for standard industry practices.  Using sustainable […]

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Importance of Oleochemicals and Trends in the Industry

What Are Oleochemicals? Trends in the Oleochemicals Industry What Are Oleochemicals Used For? Trust Acme-Hardesty for Quality Oleochemicals and Other Bio-Based Products Benefits of Palm Oil-Based Oleochemicals The production of sustainable, bio-based chemicals has increased as consumers become better educated about the environmental and cost benefits oleochemicals can provide. Understanding what oleochemicals are and what they […]

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Your Guide to Nutraceuticals

What Are Nutraceuticals? Benefits of Nutraceuticals Examples of Nutraceuticals Trends in the Nutraceutical Industry How Do Nutraceuticals Work? Uses and Applications of Nutraceuticals for People Difference Between Nutraceuticals and Pharmaceuticals Uses and Applications of Nutraceuticals for Pets Difference Between Functional Food and Nutraceuticals Trust Acme-Hardesty for Your Nutraceutical Ingredients “Nutraceutical” is the combination of two […]

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Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants and Elastomers Market Overview

Coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE) serve many essential purposes across a range of industries. CASE products provide protective coatings on airplanes, bind machine parts together, seal furniture from water damage and much more. CASE product manufacturing has traditionally relied on the use of petroleum-based materials. However, an increasing focus on sustainable manufacturing practices has led […]

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The Rising Demand for Esters and Sustainable Ingredients in the Personal Care Market

What Are Esters, and How Are They Used? Sensorial Trends in the Personal Care Market The Growing Importance of Natural Ingredients in Personal Care Products Sensory Benefits of Esters What Are the Top Esters in Demand in the Personal Care Market? Partner With Acme-Hardesty for Sustainably Sourced Ingredients The personal care market is vast and […]

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Uses of Hydroxystearic Acid in the Cosmetics Industry

Overview of Hydroxystearic Acid Benefits of Hydroxystearic Acid in Cosmetics Hydroxystearic Acid: An Oleochemical Solution Future of the Hydroxystearic Acid and Cosmetics Markets Hydroxystearic Acid in the Personal Care and Cosmetics Industry The Green Cosmetics Movement Manufacturing Uses of Hydroxystearic Acid Work With a Trusted Oleochemical Producer As the green cosmetics industry continues to grow, […]

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An Overview of MCT Oil and Medium-Chain Triglycerides

What Are Medium-Chain Triglycerides? What Foods Contain MCTs? What Are the Sources of MCT Oil? How Manufacturers and Consumers Use MCT Oil Health Benefits of MCTs and MCT Oil Finding a Reputable MCT Oil Supplier Medium-chain triglycerides have played a role in the food and beverage industry for several years, but their use has skyrocketed […]

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The Important Impact of the Shift Toward Sustainable Castor Oil

As both government and industries shift toward environmentally-friendly practices with an emphasis on finding renewable resources, the global castor oil market has seen positive growth in the last few decades. Castor oil is derived from the castor plant which primarily grows in tropical and subtropical regions. India produces 75 percent of the world’s castor seeds, followed […]

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Avoiding Harmful Chemicals in Personal Care Products: Why Choose Oleochemicals for Cosmetics and Personal Care Product Manufacturing?

The market for naturally derived cosmetic products has increased steadily, with the greatest growth seen in the past decade or so. Much of this has to do with rising interest in sustainable chemicals in cosmetic products, a demand seen both from customers and manufacturers. On the client side, natural cosmetics are healthier for skin and […]

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