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Consumer Care

Protea Chemicals Consumer Care business is a major supplier to the following Southern African market segments:

  • Baby care
  • Decorative cosmetics
  • Hair care
  • Hair colourants
  • Men’s care
  • Naturals
  • Nail care
  • Skin and body care
  • Sun care markets.

As partners to some of the biggest personal care product manufacturers in South and Southern Africa, Protea Chemicals is recognised for the supply of technically advanced emulsifiers, emollients, conditioning agents, rheological additives, surfactants, stabilisers, pearlising agents, and thickeners.

We are also agents, stockists and distributors of a wide range of raw materials, specialty chemicals, and hi-tech additives for and on behalf of many major international manufacturers. 

Protea Chemicals’ add value throughout the development chain and therefore raw material supply is supported with additional formulation guidelines, information on industrial trends and skilled technical support for the Personal Care, Home Care, Health Care and Industrial Cleaning sectors.

In partnership with its extensive customer and agent base, Protea Chemicals is actively promoting technologies, which seek to significantly increase the life cycle of consumer products and in turn reduce the impact on the environment.

Additional value-added services

  • Logistics

    • Product management and logistics solutions
    • Technical assistance and support from suppliers
    • Flexible supply options
    • Application development support and assistance
  • Supply chain

    • Full service shipping team for inbound logistics
    • In-house national warehousing & distribution systems
    • Efficient local delivery solutions