Galaxy Surfactants Limited Receives “Best Process Innovation” Award at ICIS Innovation Awards 2018 held in London

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 17-12-2018 19:10:00 IST

Galaxy Surfactants Limited has received “Best Process Innovation” award at ICIS Innovation Awards 2018, at the award function held in London. This award is given to Galaxy for its novel, environmentally friendly process to produce N-acyl amino acid surfactants. The best process innovation category saw a number of strong entries but after a close discussion, the judges elected Galaxy for said award.

These mild anionic surfactants are used in various personal care products such as skin care and hair care. It provides cleansing and sensory benefits. Overall last few years, 15,000 consumer products containing this type of surfactant has been launched in the global markets.

The process innovation has also been recognised by major personal care products manufacturer “Unilever”, citing company’s innovation for its “Green Catalysis & Sustainability.”

The award function was to celebrate the success of Innovation as a key driver in moving towards a more sustainable future and a circular economy. The award was presented by Dr Detlef Kratz, Senior Vice President of Corporate Technology at BASF.


Commenting on the Award Mr. U. Shekhar, Managing Director, Galaxy Surfactants Limited said “We are fully committed to enhancing value of our customers and it remains one of the goal of our R&D. Our “Consumer to Chemistry” approach has been the facet of our value proposition to our customers over the years.

We have been actively aligning our innovation programme to the growing customer needs with improved standards of health and environmental safety. Such innovations will only enhance the goodwill we enjoy in market place with our customers as well as our peers. We will strive to uphold these high standards of quality in R&D, production, delivery and customer support.”


About Galaxy Surfactants Limited:

Incorporated in 1986, Galaxy Surfactants Ltd is leading manufacturers of Performance Surfactants and Specialty Care products with over 200 product grades. These products are used in consumer-centric Home and Personal care products like hair care, oral care, skin care, cosmetics, soap, shampoo, lotion, detergent, cleaning products etc.


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