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Encompasses the sciences and technologies associated with the development and production of surfactants, detergents, and soaps.

Executive Steering Committee

Brian Grady, University of Oklahoma, USA
Phone: +1 405-325-4369

Vice Chairperson
Rajan Panandiker, Proctor & Gamble Co., USA
Phone: +1 609-806-1947

Troy Graham, Rivertop Renewables, USA
Phone: +1 203-308-8509

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World Conference on Fabric and Home Care 


Welcome, New Division Members!

Sadeg Abdurahman, Washington State University, USA
Michael Capracotta, BASF Corp, USA
Stephen Diegelmann, Afton Chemical, USA
Andrea Keenan, Dow Chemical Co, USA
Rajan Panandiker, Procter & Gamble Co, USA
Hongwei Shen, Colgate-Palmolive Company, USA
Masaki Tsumadori, Japan



Of Interest  

  • The Federal Trade Commission has issued revisions to their “Green Guides.” The goal is to help both vendors and customers understand what is truthful and thus avoid “greenwashing.”