Health, personal & home care
Solutions to enhance customer well-being
Rhodia provides formulators with extensive ranges of high-performance solutions based on the mastery of different technologies – amines and surfactants, natural & synthetic polymers, and precipitated silica – that are based on Rhodia’s expertise in rheology. Our entire offering provides solutions to the health and environmental protection concerns of manufacturers and consumers.
Products that produce an effect
Value added cleansing and conditioning products
Thanks to the quality of their aspect, the sensation of gentleness and cleanliness they give, and their moisturizing power… our solutions are designed to create distinctive advantages perceivable to consumers in applications ranging from skin to hair to oral care products and maintenance systems.
Our technological expertise allows our customers to demonstrate their innovative ability with ever more sharply targeted – and increasingly efficient – products.
Pharmaceutical intermediates: recognized expertise
Our range of active ingredients includes guaiacol, used in cough medicines. We supply the pharmaceutical industry with intermediates derived from our core technologies: specialized organophosphorus products, fluorinated compounds, diphenols.
Flexibility, efficiency and respect for the natural environment
Simple, flexible and competitive formulations
Backed up by a worldwide research & development network geographically close to your own facilities, our application laboratories develop customized solutions that are easy to use and to formulate. The aim is to simplify your development work in both the laboratory and production stages, to boost the efficiency of your processes and reduce time to market as far as possible.
Respect for the natural environment: an essential requirement
Contributing actively to progress in our understanding of plant chemistry, Rhodia develops a range of specialty products obtained from natural sources:
Biodegradable plant-based surfactants
Natural polymers extracted from guar gum in the Jaguar® range
Most of our products are delivered in a highly concentrated form to optimize both packaging and transportation, and to reduce their environmental footprint.