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January 23, 2017 10:31 AM

Cleaning Product Supply Chain Innovations Showcased at ACI Convention

2ND ACI Innovation & New Technologies
Showcase Set for Jan. 27 in Orlando

Washington, D.C. – January 23, 2017 – The 2017 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Industry Convention will shine the spotlight on creative and sustainable chemistries taking place within the cleaning product supply chain.

The second ACI Innovation & New Technologies Showcase takes place Friday, January 27th from 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM during ACI Convention Week at the Grande Lakes Orlando (Florida).

"This showcase provides ACI member companies an opportunity to introduce new product and ingredient innovations and technologies," said Melissa Hockstad, ACI President & CEO. "Innovation is the lifeblood of the cleaning product supply chain. These presentations will help demonstrate how our industry is responding to the cleaning needs of all generations."

The Showcase presenters include:

Thom Stephens, AkzoNobel Chemicals LLC: Dissolvine® M-40 a readily biodegradable Chelate to answer basic cleaning needs.

Joseph Lupia, BASF Corporation: Delivering High Performance in Low-Temperature Washing with Lavergy Enzymes.

Robert Nolles, Cosun Biobased Products: Building a Biobased Ingredients Portfolio for Home, Fabric and Personal Care Products.

Johan Jansen-Storbacka, DuPont Industrial Biosciences: Enabling Fabric Care for all Generations.

George A. Smith, Huntsman Corporation: Gemini Surfactants Based on Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate for use in Liquid Laundry Detergents.

Roberto Garaffa, Solvay: Eureco™ - More sustainability through bleaching.

The ACI Convention is the global cleaning product industry’s top business-to-business event, and features policy and international issue briefings, meetings of ACI’s expert standing committees, and a variety of networking events throughout Convention Week.