Formulating sunscreens with Zinc Oxide as the solution to keep the delicate balance between transparency, high SPF performance and both human and environmental safety.


The trends towards naturality continuously raises more interest towards ZnO as a UV filter. Many formulators however anticipate several shortcomings with this ingredient: white residues on the skin, heavy textures, impossibility to reach high SPF or the complexity to understand the impact of Zinc oxide on marine life in general and on Corals in particular. We will tackle all of these questions showcasing Zano and Assure+ as easy solutions to develop a high transparency, high SPF product completely safe for the human health and the environment.

Lecture is given in English and simultaneously interpreted into German.


Thibault Moraine
SLI Chemicals GmbH


SLI Chemicals focus on specialty ingredients for the Beauty and Personal Care Market. We combine high quality products with industry expertise to offer our part...