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Solution-oriented, sustainable and innovative! With focus on consumer trends and specific industrial needs, we supply you with high quality raw materials and actives for the personal care industry and advise you on how to use them.

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IMPAG AG
Personal and Home Care

Patrick Gruber
Räffelstrasse 12
8045 Zurich, Switzerland

Phone : +41 43 499 25 00
Fax : +41 43 499 25 01
patrick.gruber@impag.ch

You are interested in our products and trends! In our expert articles, you will learn more about the technical and marketing details.

03.03.2021

The new Lipo-Series: Advanced encapsulation technology for skin care

These high-tech liposomes are based on certain biomimetic phospholipid composition such as phosphatidylcholine and cholesterol.

03.03.2021

Metaupon™ KMT 30 MB – more than just a surfactant

Metaupon™ KMT 30 MB is an anionic co-surfactant intended for reinforcing and stabilizing foam, and produces a dense, rich foam for mild rinse-off formulations with pH 3–11. 

03.03.2021

Jojoba – natural, sustainable, and traceable

We would like to introduce you to three raw materials from Vantage's wide range of high-quality jojoba ingredients: Liponate™ Jojoba 20, Jojoba Oil and Jojoba Esters 70.

03.02.2021

Raw materials and active ingredients from upcycling processes: For the Personal Care Industry

Sustainability is not a trend – it is here to stay. We are seeing growing ecological awareness worldwide, and consumers are looking for natural formulations that allow them to treat nature with respect.

16.12.2020

Improving the feeling of disinfectants on the skin

Disinfectants have become our constant companions in recent months and form the basis for all hygiene concepts.

22.06.2020

Revivyl™ – Holistic skin regeneration that respects the microbiome

How can anti-aging aspects and the promotion of a healthy skin microbiome be integrated cosmetically? 

22.06.2020

Neodermyl™ – «needle-free» collagen and elastin filler

NEODERMYL™ helps, by supplying the dormant fibroblasts with energy in the form of MG6P (methyl-glucoside-6-phosphate). 

22.06.2020

MicroPowders – Product innovations for 2020

Observation of the cosmetics market shows that modern consumers are showing an increasing preference for formulations containing few ingredients, which they expect to be sustainable, plastic-free, biodegradable, and overall as “green” as possible.

22.06.2020

Yoghurtene Balance – balance for the skin microbiome

YOGURTENE® BALANCE contains the main components of yoghurt and combines its beneficial properties such as skin tightening with the prebiotic activity of inulin. Thanks to this unique composition, YOGURTENE® BALANCE is able to steer the microbiota of the skin back to the typical…

22.06.2020

AQUALGAE – a biological algal water

The AQUALGAE line of algal extracts from Lessonia is obtained in a gentle evaporation and condensation process from fresh algae.

22.06.2020

Clearthix S – a versatile, transparent thickener

With decent pH, heat and electrolyte stability, the thickener requires no neutralisation and is easily dispersed in water. 

12.02.2020

Raw materials line for hemp and CBD based skin care products

Thanks to its content of valuable α-linoleic acid, hemp oil has long been known for its anti-inflammatory, regenerative and cell-renewing properties in skin care, and has been used for treating skin diseases such as neurodermatitis and for the care of dry and mature skin.

NEWS

18.02.2021

Sodium hypochlorite solution: Now also approved for "drinking water disinfection"

Our raw materials are approved for drinking water disinfection.

Extended FOPH (Federal Office of Public Health) approval for sodium hypochlorite…

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13.01.2021

Occupational safety & health protection!

For us, occupational safety and health protection are of utmost importance

ECO SWISS industry solution. IMPAG successfully audited. 

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17.12.2020

New neutralisation and reduction installation

Water protection

According to the current state of the art!

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16.12.2020

Beautycare 2020

Beauty Unplugged – beautycare 2020

Our new Beautycare 2020 is now available and reports on the trend «Clean Beauty…

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14.10.2020

IMPAG is one of the LEADING EMPLOYERS Switzerland 2020!

IMPAG obtains top ranking as a Leading Employer

This means we are officially among the TOP 1% of Swiss employers.

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23.09.2020

Video: Consumption Priorities in Times of Crisis

Speech at Swiss SCC digital event

Video (German only) of speech by Laura Roth.at the Swiss SCC digital event.

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31.08.2020

BEAUTY UNPLUGGED CONCEPT: FROM TREND TO PRODUCT

Clean Beauty is an important trend

Targeting Clean Beauty Consumers

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06.07.2020

Apprenticeship at IMPAG

Das Team der IMPAG Gruppe

We offer a sound, practical and varied basic training.

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24.06.2020

Texture and feel – what makes us loyal to cosmetics

Touch, feel, smell – our sensory perceptions steer our attitudes and thus…

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23.06.2020

Take a look at our new logistics centre!

IMPAG Warehouse

In the new video you get exciting insights.

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11.06.2020

Rheology: The application as an experience

The rheological properties of cosmetics influence the user’s perception of a product

Effective, biodegradable substances can be used as environmentally friendly…

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03.06.2020

Zero Waste: THE trend of the beauty industry

Trend in theP ersonal Care Industry

Beauty brands and manufacturers are under pressure to respond to the…

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26.05.2020

Exfoliation: For fresh and radiant skin

Exfoliation

Natural alternatives to plastic-based scrub particles – new flyer!

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18.05.2020

New NATRUE Raw Material Database

Raw Material data base Natrue

This is a big step forward and simplifies the existing process.

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30.04.2020

Raw materials for disinfectants

Disinfectants are sought after

Two raw materials which are perfectly suited for the formulation of…

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