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Amyris and Squalan enter into agreements for the production and marketing of bio-based personal care products

Amyris, Inc., a global renewable products company providing sustainable alternatives to a variety of non-renewable resources, and Squalan Natural Health B.V., a privately held, personal care product company based in The Netherlands, have entered into agreements for the production and marketing of Neossance Squalane-based personal care products. 289 more words


Essential Oil of the Month: Amyris (Torchwood) Calming to the Body and Mind!

Amyris: generic name is derived from the Greek word αμυρων (amyron), which means “intensely scented” and refers to the strong odor of the resin; it is also known as West Indian Sandalwood. 270 more words

Aromatherapy/Essential Oils

An (old) book accord

On 31 December 2014 one of my readers asked me:

Do you have any recommendations for a papery/dusty isolate? Brand new to this, and all I want is to smell like a library!

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Can Brazil get its ethanol mojo back?

Mac Margolis  – Bloomberg View, 12/21/2014

Brazilian airline Gol set out earlier this year to launch the world’s first commercial flight powered partly by renewable fuel made from sugar cane. 86 more words


The Allure of a Great Scent - Maison Francis Kurkdjian

I have a heightened sense of smell, this can be attributed to my French gene.  Anything  I can detect either smells sublime or reeks.

The first time I became aware of the power of scent was Stefano, a gorgeous Italian blonde from Rome.  165 more words