Programs and Privileges Of SCC MembershipJournal - Membership includes subscription to the Journal of Cosmetic Science, the Official Journal of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. The Journal contains technical papers on topics of interest to cosmetic scientists and is distributed six times per year. Meetings & Seminars - The Society holds its Annual Scientific Meeting each December and its Annual Scientific Seminar each May. The Meetings and Seminars provide a forum for an exchange of current findings and technology on topics of global interest in cosmetic science.Continuing Education Programs - Our CEP Programs are short courses taught by practicing cosmetic scientists and perfumers, all acknowledged experts in their disciplines. Chapters - Each member is assigned to one of seventeen Chapters throughout the United States and Canada, according to his or her geographic location. Chapters hold local scientific meetings throughout the year, and many publish their own newsletters. I.F.S.C.C. - The Society of Cosmetic Chemists is one of 42 member organizations within the International Federation of Societies of Cosmetic Chemists. ______________________________SCC -About Our OrganizationDedicated to the advancement of cosmetic science, the Society strives to increase and disseminate scientific information through meetings and publications. By promoting research in cosmetic science and industry, and by setting high ethical, professional and educational standards, we reach our goal of improving the qualifications of cosmetic scientists. Our mission is to further the interests and recognition of cosmetic scientists while maintaining the confidence of the public in the cosmetic and toiletries industry.Comprised of over 4,000 members, the Society of Cosmetic Chemists was founded in 1945 to promote high standards of practice in the cosmetic sciences. We serve as a focus and provide the proper forums for the exchange of ideas and new developments in cosmetic research and technology.Since 1948 Chapters have been the lifeblood of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. We now have 19 Chapters throughout the United States and Canada which conduct monthly meetings, educational seminars, suppliers' days and publish monthly newsletters. These Chapters are run by dedicated volunteers who lend their time and expertise to the smooth and efficient operation of each Chapter.(Click Here to Download an Application)______________________________Presenters Welcome!!!The SCC Ontario Chapter board is currently accepting submissions for presentations ! Interested parties can submit a presentation abstract and a biography. Your talk may be accepted for either a Chapter meeting or Education Day. Please send all enquiries to Andy Halasz (speaker coordinator) at firstname.lastname@example.org .MembershipFor those who would like to become members, yearly fees are $140 US. Applications are available from your Executive Committee or on-line (Click Here) Please return the completed form at your convenience and reap the benefits of the SCC. For renewal memberships, please send payments directly to the SCC National Office. For your convenience, National will accept payment by VISA, Mastercard or AMEX. Please contact National for details.______________________________
______________________________Ontario Chapter Officers 2014ChairAndrea BoylanAndicor Specialty Chemicals Corp.590 Abilene DriveMississauga, ON L5T2T4Ph: (905) 795-0911Fax: (905) 795-0912Email AndreaChair ElectDorothy MaraprossiansUnipex Solutions6660 Financial DriveMississauga, ON L5N7J6Ph: 905-601-8766Fax: 905-812-0672Email DorothySecretaryMonika MelaoCharles Tennant & Company34 Clayson Rd.Toronto, ON M9M 2G8Ph: (416) 741-9264Fax: (416) 741-6642Email MonikaTreasurerGary BakerGE&B Marketing135 Shuh AvenueKitchener, ON N2A 1H4Ph: 519-896-1168 Fax: 519-896-7350Email GaryDirectors Area IIKelly DobosPh: 513-455-7755Fax: 513-263-7755Email KellyPerry RomanowskiBrains PublishingPh: 708-207-7642Email PerryPast ChairZohreh FakhimUnivar Canada64 Arrow Road, North York, ON, M9M2L9 Ph: (416) 740-5300Fax: (416) 740-2227Email Zohreh
Merit Award Presented
On behalf of the SCC Ontario chapter, I am pleased to present our 2013 Merit Award to Dorothy Maraprossians. Dorothy has been a member of the SCC since 1999, and a dedicated board member for almost as long. She has served as Chair of the Ontario chapter three times and is our 2014 Chair-Elect. She has also taken the lead in planning our yearly Holiday Dinner Dance which continues to be a great success. Even as her professional responsibilities have increased, Dorothy has remained a committed and dedicated member of the chapter and the board. Her diligence, thoughtfulness and passion for the industry is inspiring and encouraging. Congratulations Dorothy, and thank you for your continued efforts to help make the industry a great one !Andrea Boylan__________________________________________________________________
______________________________Industry NewsKODA Distribution Group Welcomes The DeWolf Companies to its Specialty Chemical Distribution PlatformKODA Distribution Group (KDG) announces that it has acquired The DeWolf Companies (DeWolf Chemical, Inc. - Glenn Corporation - Tempo Canada ULC), an organization focused on serving the Personal Care, Color Cosmetic and HI&I markets throughout North America. The DeWolf Companies now form the operating entities within the newly created KODA Care business unit and will continue to operate in the same capacity as before the acquisition. Existing Care business within any of KDG’s other distribution businesses will transfer to the KODA Care business vertical, creating the market leading specialty chemical distribution channel to the North American Personal Care, Color Cosmetic and HI&I markets. (Complete article here..)______________________________How about some Snail Cream?No, you don’t eat it. Neither is it meant to limber up the arthritic joints of snails. You massage it into your face to improve complexion, reduce wrinkles and improve scar lines. At least that’s the claim. Aren’t the marketers of cosmetics truly talented? They can squeeze a truckload of hope into a tiny jar. The industry tends to produce new products at a frantic pace, but in one special case, it happens at a snail’s pace. Literally. Face creams that contain snail slime are a hot item in South America and Korea and are slowly slithering their way to North America. (Complete article here..)______________________________ATTENTION MEMBERS !Unemployed and Emeritus members may continue to attend monthly meetings free of charge. Please contact the registration booth upon arrival. Unemployed membership is free of charge by submitting the renewal form with unemployment details.
Job SearchNature's Own Cosmetics- Senior Cosmetic ChemistCurrently we are searching for a Senior Lead Chemist to join our Productivity team. Must work well with minimum supervision in the development and evaluation of personal care and/or cosmetic formulations.(Read the Complete article here..)