DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences Announces New Distribution Partnership with Brenntag

Brenntag Química Brasil Ltda will serve as the newest DuPont partner, distributing the GENENCARE® OSMS portfolio and the DuPont NEOLONE® and KATHON® CG preservative portfolio for personal care in Brazil.

SÃO PAULO, August 25, 2020 – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (N&B) has announced the selection of Brenntag Química Brasil Ltda as the new distribution partner for all personal care ingredients in Brazil. Since August 1st, Brenntag represents both the osmolyte line GENENCARE® OSMS and DuPont’s preservative portfolio for personal care.

The GENENCARE® OSMS product line contains a range of all-natural, 100 percent plant-based active ingredients – derived from sugar beets – for skin, hair, and color cosmetics applications. The DuPont preservative portfolio is comprised of classical and natural derived products under the trade names NEOLONE® and KATHON® CG. Brenntag will be the go-to supplier of these product portfolios across the region.

DuPont has long worked with Brenntag to distribute the preservative portfolio in the region. Expansion of the partnership with Brenntag will allow DuPont to improve logistics and provide greater technical service levels to customers.

“With help from Brenntag, we will be able to provide the best service and reliable support to our customers in Brazil,” said Elaine Scarelli, regional leader for Home & Personal Care in DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences. “We’re always working to optimize our services in the region and are thrilled to be able to expand our successful partnership with Brenntag,” added Elaine.

About Brenntag
Brenntag is the world market leader in the distribution of chemicals. The German-based multinational company manages complex supply chains for both chemical manufacturers and consumers, simplifying market access for thousands of products and services. It combines a global network with excellent local execution. Brenntag is thus the most effective industry channel and chosen by market partners - taking full advantage of its philosophy: “ConnectingChemistry”.

Brenntag manages a global network with more than 530 facilities in 77 countries, with a workforce of more than 17,500 employees, serving more than 195,000 customers worldwide. Visit our website:

About DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences
DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences applies expert science to advance market-driven, healthy and sustainable solutions for the food, beverage, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries. We also use cutting-edge biotechnology across a range of markets to advance bio-based solutions to meet the needs of a growing population, while protecting our environment for future generations. We are innovative solvers who help our customers turn challenges into high-value business opportunities. For more information:

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