ASCC Benefactors

he Australian Society of Cosmetic Chemists' gratefully acknowledges the support of our benefactors.


Aesop was established in Melbourne in 1987. Our objective has always been to formulate skin, hair and body care products of the finest quality; we investigate widely to source plant-based and laboratory-made ingredients, and use only those with a proven record of safety and efficacy. In each of our unique stores, informed consultants are pleased to introduce our range and to guide your selections. Alongside our commercial activities, we explore and support the arts as an avenue through which to inspire, learn and communicate. We are headquartered in Melbourne, and have offices and stores in many parts of the world, including New York, London, Paris, Tokyo and Hong Kong

Admil Pty Ltd

Admil Pty Ltd is a supplier of raw materials, specialty chemicals and also the Australian distributors for Shin Etsu silicones, chemicals and SE Tylose (Cellulose Ethers). Admil offer the highest quality and performance products, innovation and personalised service with uncompromising integrity

A S Harrison & Co Pty Limited

A S Harrison & Co was founded in 1923 and since then this family business has expanded into distribution, manufacturing and exporting of a wide range of specialised materials.
A S Harrison & Co is now one of the leading distributors of personal care ingredients to the Australian and New Zealand markets representing key principals in a range of major markets

Australasian Solvents and Chemicals Company

Australasian Solvents & Chemicals Company (ASCC) specialise in the supply of fluids, resins and other raw materials to a broad range of manufacturing industries throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Avenir Ingredients Pty Ltd

Supplier of ingredients for the Personal Care Industry.

Axieo Specialties

Axieo Specialties brings an expansive range of functional ingredients and specialty chemicals from global partners and Axieo IP, to provide value creating solutions to customers.
The products we provide our customers are the key ingredients in their manufacturing sectors and processes.

Baxter Laboratories Pty Ltd

Baxter Laboratories is a TGA licensed innovator, developer and manufacturer of topical pharmaceutical, sun care and skin care products.

Brennan Aromatics Pty Ltd

We manufacture fragrances and sell essential oils and aroma chemicals.

Ceechem Ltd

Raw Materials supplier to the personal care and cosmetic industry.

Charming Woods Pty Ltd

Skin Care Brand Owner

Concept Chemical Corporation Pty Ltd

Concept Chemical Corporation are a diversified wholesale supplier; importing and distributing raw materials to Cosmetics, Personal Care, Agriculture, Food, Pet Care, Household, Industrial Cleaning, Health Care, Medical, Engineering and Soap markets.
Since first opening our doors in 1981, we have continued to proudly provide our customers with quality material, prompt service and accurate delivery. Our highly skilled in-house team has a range of specialist expertise in sourcing new formulations while exercising care in fulfilling all aspects of customer requirements, incorporating:

  • Specialty Industrial
  • Agriculture Chemicals
  • Specialist Silicones
  • Preservatives & Biocides
  • Antifoams
  • Certified Organics
  • Natural Oils & Extracts
  • Cosmetic, Personal Care & Pharmaceutical Actives
  • Colour Effects, Visual & Active Solutions to Cosmetics & Personal Care
  • Formulation & Research

Along with industry experience and partnership with global manufacturers, Concept Chemical Corporation is ready to support you to meet your supply and new product research needs.


Croda is a leading supplier of innovative ingredients to the Personal Care industry. Supported by proven efficacy testing, Croda’s wide and diverse product range combines functionality with innovation to deliver sophisticated and sustainable ingredients and actives that meet the needs of specific consumer demands.

Eurofins ams Laboratories Pty Ltd

​Eurofins | ams is a provider of World-Class Analytical & Consulting Services in Microbiology. Eurofins | ams is part of the Eurofins' BioPharma Product Testing group. Eurofins' BioPharma Product Testing group is the largest network of harmonized bio/pharmaceutical GMP product testing laboratories worldwide providing comprehensive laboratory services for the world's largest pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device companies.
At Eurofins | ams, we strive to be a sophisticated provider of quality microbiological analyses and services to the pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biotechnology, consumer products, environmental and nutrition industries. To assist in this development, we have a team of highly qualified and experienced microbiologists.
We are committed to the provision of world-class testing and consulting services through attention to Client needs, continuous quality improvement to internationally recognised standards, excellence in service provision and fostering the professional development of our staff.

IMCD Australia Limited

IMCD is a leading international distributor of a comprehensive range of additives, actives, functional and sensorial ingredients, suitable for any field of personal care. IMCD offers value through expertise employing highly technical market specialists to promote specialty chemicals from leading suppliers to customers. While developing new ingredients and cosmetic applications, we also offer a range of additional, services to meet your specific needs, including trouble shooting, formulation guidelines, and production of sample prototypes. ONE COMPANY ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

Ingredients Plus Pty Ltd

Ingredients Plus is a leading distributor of ingredients for the Personal Care, Food, Health, Pharmaceutical and Home Care markets in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Institute of Personal Care Science

Provide Internationally Recognised distance education in Cosmetic Formulation, Regulatory Affairs and Brand Management at Certificate and Diploma levels

Interchem PTY LTD

Interchem is a distributor of specialty materials servicing the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries.  We represent some of the world’s leading ingredient manufacturers and have the capability to assist with formulations.


Ixom is the market leader in water treatment and chemical distribution in Australia and New Zealand, with an expanding presence in Asia, Latin America and North America. We supply a wide range of products across a diverse range of industries including Water Treatment, Pulp & Paper, Mining, Energy, Industrial, Building & Construction, Plastics, Food & Beverage, Personal Care, Health, Hygiene and Agriculture.Ixom, via its Bronson and Jacobs and Keith Harris brands, is a market leader with a proven track record in personal care, health and household applications. We represent global manufacturers of quality products, with a focus on solutions for our customers and their brands.Our extensive industry experience, global reach and the breadth of products within our portfolio ensure that we can meet all aspects of your formulation needs.

Jalco Group

Cosmetics and Toiletries Manufacturer

Jurlique International

Manufacturer of natural cosmetic products

Lipotec- a Lubrizol company

Founded in 1987 in Barcelona, Spain, and acquired in 2012 by Lubrizol (Berkshire Hathaway company), Lipotec is a well-known worldwide expert in advanced active ingredients for skin and hair care.  In 2014, Lipotec and Active Organics - Lubrizol’s company leader in natural extracts and performance ingredients - merged as one team to provide a complete product portfolio to the cosmetic industry. Lipotec researches, develops and manufactures innovative active ingredients for cosmetics, which are born out of the discovery of new mechanisms of biologic actions through two technology platforms:

  • Molecular Cosmetics: peptides, other small synthetic molecules, biotechnological and botanical active ingredients
  • Delivery Systems: controlled release technologies for enhanced stability and bioavailability of the active ingredient.
Merck Pty Limited​​​​ 

Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Founded in 1668, Merck is the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company.

The Pigments & Functional Materials (PM-P) business unit develops and markets a comprehensive portfolio of effect pigments, functional fillers and active ingredients.

Natures Organics

Natures Organics is a wholly Australian company offering personal care and household cleaning FMCG products.

Neon Cosmetics Pty Ltd

Development and manufacture of coloured cosmetics

New Directions Australia Pty Ltd

Wholesaler of Essential oils & Natural Skincare Manufacturer

Pax Australia Pty Ltd

Contract Manufacturing 

PharmaScope Pty Ltd

Contract Manufacturing Chemists
GMP, ISO and ACO Accredited
Formulation development, testing and quality assurance
Cosmetic, cosmeceuticals, personal care, veterinary, colour cosmetics

Rauxel Pty Ltd

Contract Cosmetic Manufacturer


Functional Ingredients Supplier

Scentrelle Consulting

Formulation development consulting from product concept through to launch


TrendPac is an Australian manufacturer offering a full range of manufacturing, packaging and product development services in a number of non-food areas:
* Personal care products
* Household cleaning products
* Petcare products
*Industrial cleaning products

Ultraceuticals Pty Ltd

What if there was a skincare company that developed products based on scientific evidence whose claims you could trust?
Ultraceuticals was founded in 1998 by Dr. Geoffrey Heber who spent a decade as a cosmetic physician in Sydney treating patients with skin damaged by one of the harshest environments on earth - the Australian sun.
Ultraceuticals is at the forefront of innovation and uses only the latest available ingredients and technologies to release new products and improve existing ones consistently. With a combination of sophisticated delivery systems, proven new ingredients and proven anti-aging stars such as Vitamin A, Vitamin C and Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs), each product is formulated with maximum safety and effectiveness, so you get results which you can actually see.

​Ungerer Australia Pty Ltd

Creator & Manufacturer of Fragrances

Wilmar Bioethanol

Wilmar Bioethanol is a leading producer of ethanol and globally, one of the leading producers of Oleochemicals. We supply personal care, home care, food, beverage, pharmaceuticals and industrial markets in Australia and New Zealand

​Zedpac Australia

Contract Manufacturer of Personal Care Cosmetic Products

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