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JUNE 24 - 27, 2019
The Westin Peachtree Plaza
Atlanta, Georgia

Conference Speakers


Doug Cole

VP - Global Product Development, Rockline Industries

Thursday, June 27
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Preservative Developments: Safety vs Efficacy

Wet Wipes Preservation, Where Do We Go from Here?

With a continuous reduction in preservatives allowed for use in wet wipes along with the ongoing changes and restrictions in global regulations, what are the foreseeable options for wet wipes preservation in the future? This presentation will discuss atypical systems and approaches to wet wipe preservation that align with safety, efficacy and compliance for the future; including:

•     Multifunctional Ingredients

•     Synergistic effects of ingredients impacting preservation

•     Synergistic effects of fibers & ingredients impacting preservation

•     Atypical preservation opportunities

o     Surfactants

o     HLB

o     Emulsions, W/O versus O/W

o     Water Activity

o     Self-preservation

o     Nonwoven fiber additives / treatments

o     Packaging