Evonik manufacturers a comprehensive portfolio of speciality ingredients, including cosmetics actives, conditioning agents, emollients, emulsifiers and surfactants for effective skin, hair and body care products.

As a speciality chemical distributor, Surfachem exclusively supplies an extensive range of speciality chemicals on behalf of Evonik.

Evonik Dr Straetmans

Following its acquisition by Evonik, Surfachem is also a supplier for Dr. Straetmans complete product portfolio. Their innovative line of personal care products include; antimicrobials, anxtioxidants, chelating agents, deodorants and preservatives.

Core Application Areas – Personal Care

  • AP/ Deo
  • Baby Care
  • Colour Cosmetics
  • Hair Care
  • Oral Care
  • Skin Care
  • Skin Cleansing
  • Sun Care

Commitment to Sustainability

Evonik are proud to be a founding member of the ‘Together for Sustainability’ inititiative which aims to increase transparency and sustainability in global supply chains. In addition, they were also awarded ECOVADIS Platinum in 2021 for their commitment towards a more sustainable supply chain.

Dialog across the value chain is key for the responsible production of personal care products. Sustainability is not only important to Evonik’s Personal Care business, but for the whole Evonik group as a specialty chemicals company. In partnership, Surfachem and Evonik are working towards more sustainable products, people and planet.

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Key Technologies

FunctionKey Brands
Active IngredientsCERAMIDE, Hairflux®, HyaCare®, ROVISOME™, TEGO® PEP, Bodyflux® Olive
Antimicrobial Skin Actives & Deodorantsdermosoft® decalact, TEGO® Cosmo P 813 MB, TEGODEO®
Antioxidants & Chelatorsdermofeel® Toco, dermofeel® PA
Conditioning AgentsABIL®, VARISOFT®
Consistency EnhancersTEGIN®, TEGO® Alkanol
EmollientsABIL®, ISOLAN, TEGO® Care, dermofeel®, PROTEGIN®
EmulsifiersABIL®, ISOLAN, TEGO® Care
Filmformers / Sensory AdditivesTEGO® SP, TEGO® Feel C 10
GlycolipidsRHEANCE® One
Multifunctional Antimicrobialsdermosoft®
Oil Thickenersdermofeel® viscolid
Pearlisers/OpacifiersTEGO® PEARL
Rheology ModifiersANTIL®, REWOPAL®,TEGO® Remo
SolubilizersRHEANCE One, symbio® solv, TEGO® SMO, TEGO® Solve
Surfactants (Amphoteric, Cationic, Anionic, Nonionic)REWOPOL®, RHEANCE® One, TEGO® Betain, REWOTERIC®, TEGO® Sulfosuccinate DO 75