Nutriose®: high tolerance soluble fiber

Experts recommend a fiber intake of 27-45 g/day, depending on the population group concerned, well above what the population usually eats in general. Furthermore, the ingested fiber must be both soluble and insoluble, in the appropriate proportion. It is often difficult to meet these recommendations, so fiber-enriched products are a good option. At Quimidroga, we…

Antimicrobial N2000: the MIT-free preservative for effective fabric softeners at low concentration and wide pH range

The detergency industry is moving quickly to find substitutes for MIT (Methylisothiazolinone) as preservatives, forced by a change in legislation that will take effect next May. One of these substitutes is the Antimicrobial N2000: a 35% solution of dodecylguanidine hydrochloride (DGH) in propylene glycol/dipropylene glycol used to control algae, bacteria and fungi. DGH is a…

Quimidroga, distributor of BC for cosmetics

Quimidroga has reached a distribution agreement with BC for cosmetics in Spain and Portugal. BC is an Italian company that has emerged from its experience in cosmetics and human food, dedicated to the manufacture of products for cosmetics, and with a strong commitment to innovation in the sector. It has a subsidiary company, CR&D, oriented…

Ferulic Acid, the sun-protective antioxidant

Prolonged exposure to ultraviolet rays is the major cause of skin damage, leading to injury and premature aging. Photons from solar radiation activate a chain reaction that leads to the interaction of free radicals with proteins and lipids. In cosmetics several strategies are followed to fight against the damage produced by solar radiation, one of…