26 Apr 2018
Lonza Consumer Product Ingredients to Highlight Pioneering Wipe Solutions at 2018 World of Wipes ® International Conference

Allendale, NJ (USA), 26 April 2018 – Lonza Consumer Product Ingredients will showcase its preservation and disinfection solutions, as well as its regulatory expertise for the wet wipes industry at World of Wipes® International Conference from 05-08 June 2018 in Chicago, IL (USA).

By combining innovative technologies and regulatory and product stewardship, Lonza offers turnkey solutions for competitive wipes in multiple markets. At Lonza's tabletop booth, Consumer Product Ingredients will also feature a range of new generation alternative preservation ingredients.

Additionally, Hans Hummel, Global Marketing Manager for the Hygiene business within Lonza Consumer Product Ingredients, will present “The FDA Issues New Rules for OTC Topical Antimicrobial Products: What's Next for Wet Wipe Manufacturers?”

The antimicrobial hand hygiene market in the United States is going through significant transition due to the FDA's proposed and final rulemakings for a range of over-the-counter (OTC) hand soaps, sanitizers and sanitizing wipes. Hans will review the monographs, discuss the implications of the FDA's rulemaking for those that manufacture and market hand hygiene products including antimicrobial wipes, and outline how the industry is supporting these product categories.

Product highlights include the naturally based Geogard Ultra® Preservative Line, as well as NUGEN® Disinfectant Wipes, which deliver fast contact times and have unique claim sets.