NEW YORK -- The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) has announced that its 38th Annual Suppliers’ Day will have a prominent sustainability focus during its industry event at the Jacob K. Convention Center in New York.
|NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017 to Emphasize on Sustainability
& Formulations in Cosmetics
Latest Trends & Sustainable Ingredients on Display
Attendees will be able to learn about the latest sustainable ingredient
and formulation trends
through product innovations on display, interactive workshops, dedicated content and global expert speakers.
Chair/President, NYSCC Executive Board, Marie Thadal said:
“NYSCC’s mission for 2017 is to strengthen the cosmetic chemists knowledge of sustainability and its impact on product development. In February we hosted a Focus on Sustainability workshop and at Suppliers’ Day, sustainability themes will be woven throughout the event with topical content, interactive workshops, and green, natural and sustainable products and services from award-winning international companies on display.”
The sustainability features at Suppliers’ Day include:
On May 3rd in the Presentation Theater on the exhibit floor, Suppliers’ Day will feature short, educational sessions highlighting sustainability on a global scale and consumers’ growing interest in consuming and purchasing these types of products.
Sustainability experts including Jadir Nunes, Consultant, Scientific Learning & Innovation Consulting (Brazil) and Professor Hong Meng, MD (China) will be joined by award-winning exhibitors who are breaking ground in sustainability initiatives including Alban Muller, Croda/Sederma, and SEPPIC Inc.
Sustainability Product Awards
Suppliers’ Day exhibitors submitted distinct raw material in advance that is or will be launched in 2017 and supports sustainability efforts.
The NYSCC academic affairs committee will select three finalists in different categories and a panel of graduate students in a blind evaluation will choose the winners. The category winners’ will be announced at the Suppliers’ Day Awards Night Party on May 2nd at Stage 48 NYC.
Future Chemists Workshops
Students from top colleges and universities will be immersed in an all-day results-oriented challenge on how to become a Cosmetic Chemist. Students will be encouraged to work on formulations that resonate sustainability and winners will also be announced at the Awards Night Party on May 2nd.
Innovations Alley & Exhibit Floor
The latest ingredients, solutions and technology that are debuting in the US will be featured in Innovations Alley including sustainable business solutions. In addition, throughout the Suppliers’ Day exhibit floor, more than 400 companies will be exhibiting natural and responsibly sourced ingredients and raw materials, including a contingency of companies from France.
About NYSCC Suppliers’ Day
Suppliers’ Day is the NYSCC flagship event and attracts close to 8,000 participants working in R&D and product development for the biggest brand manufacturers in beauty and personal care as well as emerging independents. Exhibitors include the leading ingredient and raw materials suppliers as well as testing and quality control labs, machinery, packaging companies and professional service providers.
Dedicated to the advancement of cosmetic science, the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists strives to increase and disseminate scientific information through meetings and publications. By promoting research in cosmetic science and industry, and by setting high ethical, professional and educational standards, we reach our goal of improving the qualifications of cosmetic scientists. Its mission is to further the interests and recognition of cosmetic scientists while maintaining the confidence of the public in the cosmetic and toiletries industry.
Source: NYSCC Suppliers’ Day