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Visiting An Agarwood Plantation

The oud industry in India

Perfumer Ana Gómez specialises in Middle Eastern perfumery. Last month, she was invited by Ajmal, a perfume and essential oils manufacturer, for an exclusive visit to its agarwood plantations in Assam, northwest of India. Every few years, Ajmal invites established perfumers from all over the world, to share the company’s…

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Less is more: Advancing Sustainable Fragrance Innovation with High Intensity Fragrances

Three laundry pods sitting on a white towel

Many consumers believe that when a product is concentrated or appears smaller, they are getting less value for their money…However, this is not always the case! High intensity formulations and fragrances are commonly employed across the fabric care landscape, specifically laundry care, to deliver the same high performance cleaning power…

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Ingredient Profile: Cardamom

Cardamom Plant

Native to South Asia, Cardamom is a spice derived from the seeds of the Elettaria cardomomum plant, belonging to the same botanical family as ginger and turmeric. Traditionally used in Indian cuisine and in the Middle East to infuse coffee, cardamom is known to add full-bodied spicy notes and have…

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World Environment Day: Iberchem Achieves AENOR Zero Waste Certification

Zero Waste Certification Iberchem

This World Environment Day, Iberchem is joining millions of people worldwide engaging to protect the planet and #BeatPlasticPollution. By focusing its efforts to help ease the pressing environmental challenges of plastic pollution, Iberchem is proud to announce 100% of its plastic waste is recycled, and 99% of total waste generated…

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Iberchem Launch New In-House Biodegradability Laboratory, IB-BI

Iberchem's Biodegradability Investigation

Iberchem always strives to strengthen its ingredient portfolio by engaging with the ever-evolving sustainability space. With greater environmental awareness amongst consumers, it is crucial fragrance solutions can be created with the planet in mind. Consumers are increasingly demanding environmentally friendly, biodegradable fragrances and Iberchem can now actively respond to this…

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Iberchem and Nelixia: Building More Sustainable Cardamom Supply Chains Together.

Iberchem is actively progressing towards transforming natural raw material sourcing by sharing in NELIXIA’s mission to build sustainable supply chains based on ethical relationships, transparency, biodiversity protection, and human empowerment. Working towards a better future for all, Iberchem and NELIXIA are collaborating to drive a project to further improve cardamom…

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Wavemotion: The Neuroscience of Scent

Wavemotion

Iberchem is thrilled to introduce its latest neuroscientific investigation programme, Wavemotion. Designed to scientifically evaluate the impact of fragrance on human psychology and physiology, Wavemotion will unveil insights into how scent can influence positive neural responses to transform the emotional landscape of consumers and elevate consumer wellbeing. With the expertise…

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VernovaPure: Iberchem’s Latest Biodegradable Fragrance Technology

VernovaPure by Iberchem

Through diligent work by its New Fragrance Technology department, Iberchem is pleased to present VernovaPure®, Iberchem’s latest biodegradable malodour neutralising technology. Iberchem’s VernovaPure® corresponds to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) standards of Readily Biodegradable, degrading ≥ 60% within 28 days, with further degradation afterward. The ability of…

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Iberchem Accredited RSPO Certification for Sustainable Palm Oil

Iberchem is pleased to announce its Global Headquarters in Alcantarilla, Spain has received certification from the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), a global a non-profit, multi stakeholder organisation dedicated to promoting sustainable palm oil production worldwide, for Mass Balance production at its site. By exhibiting compliance with RSPO standards…

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VITA: How is Digital Innovation Advancing Natural Scent Creation at Iberchem?

VITA interview team; Guillaume Audy, Paola Armengol and Thomas Espinasse

Iberchem has successfully implemented its latest digital innovation, VITA, into its business operations to accelerate growth within the natural fragrance market. VITA is a resourceful digital assistance tool that enables the naturality of fragrances to be determined in alignment with the ISO16128 criteria. Providing naturality data with greater speed, precision,…

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