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  • 5 Facts About Surfactants

    5 Facts About Surfactants

    From personal care products to industrial applications, surfactants provide unique properties that facilitate processes such as cleaning, foaming, emulsifying, and…

  • PFAS Forever Chemicals: From Perpetuity to Prevention, Seeking a Safer Future

    Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) have gained significant attention in recent years due to their widespread presence, persistence in the…

  • Human Surfactant Use Throughout History: Unveiling The Origins social

    Human Surfactant Use Throughout History: Unveiling the Origins

    Surfactants are the remarkable molecules that alter the properties of liquids. Human surfactant use has a long history that stretches…

  • 3 Categories of Biodegradability: Sorting Sustainability from Persistence

    Biodegradability refers to the ability of a substance or material to be broken down and decomposed by natural processes, such…

  • Biosurfactants at the Beach: A Family Adventure

    Join us as we share our seaside adventure, where we discovered the wonders of biosurfactants amidst the crashing waves and…

  • EPA Safer Choice Certified with Direct Release: What Product Formulators Should Know

    Every day, a wide range of products are used that flow into our waterways, including cleaners, industrial chemicals and wastewater…

  • Understanding CleanGredients and the EPA’s Safer Choice Label Certification

    The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Safer Choice program is a valuable resource for individuals and businesses looking to make safer…

  • Locus Performance Ingredients and Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Develop New Sustainable Water and Process Treatment Additives

    Locus Performance Ingredients and Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions will collaborate on biobased water and process treatment additives that advance…

  • Fact in Surfactants Part 4 Applications Locus Ingredients

    Putting the Fact in SurFACTants: Applications

    Surfactants are unique molecules that are found in everyday life, from what we eat to how we clean. But not…

  • Which Natural Surfactants are Superior: Biosurfactants or Bio-based Surfactants?

    Discover the sustainability and performance differences that make microbial biosurfactants the premium choice for industrial and CPG surfactant applications.