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With Sustainable Sourcing

Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do, and we work holistically across all our supply chains to identify risks, find solutions, and make a positive difference.

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With Applied Lipid Expertise

We apply and share our technical knowledge and decades of experience to enhance the performance and efficacy of natural lipids and optimize their use in cosmetic formulations.

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With High-Performing Naturals

Our expertly processed plant-based ingredients offer unique features, advantages, and benefits to help overcome formulation challenges and meet new natural trends.

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All our ingredients are from renewable plant sources, and we are pioneers in ethical supply chains.

To us, that means sourcing raw materials in a sustainable, responsible manner with fair, transparent working conditions for those involved, taking into consideration environmental and social impacts.

Each raw material is carefully selected and expertly processed to create specialized ingredients that optimize the functionality and sensory appeal of many different types of cosmetic applications. So it's easy for you to choose the best and most natural fit for your formulation needs.


What's more, our expert team is always on hand to help you overcome technical challenges, meet new trends, and react to market demands. We are here for you.

Suncare Webinar

In this on-demand webinar we will address some of the challenges cosmetic formulators face when dealing with high levels of mineral UV filters. Emelie Grönsterwall from our Customer Innovation team will lead the session. As well as explaining why these sunscreens cause specific issues, Emelie will also reveal practical solutions and tips for selecting and testing the correct emollient for your dispersions. Watch the on-demand version here.



Latest news and updates

4th-6th June 2024: AAK is a proud sponsor of the North American edition of the Sustainable Cosmetic Summit, which takes place in New York City and brings together key industry stakeholders to share and debate major issues. This year, the focus is on green ingredients, sustainability metrics, and customer impacts. Don't miss Jakob Nybroe, AAK Head of Sustainability, West Africa, presenting on the challenges and impacts of shea supply chains at 14:25 on Wednesday, 5th June. Full details and how to register are here:

1st-2nd May 2024: We will be on Booth 1173 at New York Suppliers' Day, North America's largest tradeshow dedicated to cosmetic product development. The event takes place in the Javits Convention Center, New York City, and we look forward to seeing you there! For details on the event and how to register, visit


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