ISCA UK is a leading manufacturer and distributor of speciality chemical, focused on Preservatives (Biocides) for the cosmetics industry and flame retardant additives and formulations for paints, plastics and coatings.
From their custom-built laboratories, they offer a complete technical support service: providing formulatory advice, product development (including microbial challenge testing for cosmetics), indicative flammability testing for flame retardants, and general product stability testing and evaluation.
Their comprehensive range of products are also used in textile coatings, carpets, personal care products, sealants and adhesives. With the help of their experienced sales team and customer service staff, ISCA has built a reputation as a professional, flexible and reliable supplier of high quality, cost-effective speciality chemical products.
ISCAGUARD and ISCACIDE Preservatives
ISCA UK has a range of ISCAGUARD and ISCACIDE preservatives that can be used in formulations such as shampoo, shower gel, liquid soap, wet wipes, moisturising cream, and so on. ISCA UK also has a fully equipped in-house microbiology laboratory that allows us to work with customers to develop new products, test existing formulations, resolve production issues and evaluate our cutting edge developmental preservative product range.
ISCA UK has over 30 years' cumulative experience and expertise in preservatives for personal care. Their knowledge ranges from more traditional preservatives like parabens, methylisothiazolinone, formaldehyde and IPBC, to natural and 'preservative free' additives suitable for the latest generation of ECOCERT products lines.
ISCA's on-going research into safer and more natural preservatives, such as biomimetic polymers and antimicrobial peptides means we are able to carry our customers forward to the leading edge of preservative science.