Kolb Distribution Ltd.

Kolb Distribution Ltd.

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Touching Lives in many ways. Keeping up with the fast paced changes and trends in the very dynamic Personal Care market is our daily business. Kolb, a mid-size company with more than 50 year's experience and a lean and flexible organisation, develops and manufactures non-ionic surfactants and polysorbates. Since 2007, Kolb belongs to KLK OLEO, a world leading, downstream integrated, oleochemical manufacturer. KLK OLEO, headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, is present in Europe through three companies: Kolb, KLK Tensachem, and KLK Emmerich. All of the KLK OLEO group of companies offer sustainable palm oil derivatives with RSPO certificate. Kolb's brands Sympatens, Kosteran, and Kotilen represent a broad range of high-quality, primarily plant-based ingredients for Personal Care products.


  • Sympatens - Isostearic acid esters

    Isostearic acid esters, under the Sympatens brand, are ideal for heat sensitive formulations. It enables superior odour and colour end-products. It a...

  • Kotilen- Polysorbates

    The KOTILEN products are mainly solubilizers and emulsifiers. Furthermore, they provide wetting, stabilizing, dispersing, and viscosity modifying prop...

  • Sympatens - Ceteareth

    The SYMPATENS product range is a selection of nonionic surfactants for the personal care industry, among them are several Ceteareth grades. The versat...

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    Kolb Distribution Ltd.

    Maienbrunnenstrasse, 1 Hedingen Zurich 8908 Switzerland
    Tel:  +41 44 762 46 46


  1. Company Activity
    Manufacturer of Raw Materials & Ingredients
  2. Product Categories
    Raw Materials and Ingredients
    • emollients, oils, fats
    • emulsifiers
    • solubilisers
    • surfactants (anionic/ cationic/ amphoteric/ nonionic)
  3. Market Segments
    • Body makeup
    • Eye products
    • Facial makeup
    • Lip products
    • Colouring
    • Conditioning
    • Shampoo
    • Styling
    Skin Care
    • Body care
    • Facial care
    • Hand / Foot
    Sun Care
    • After sun
    • Protection
    • Self-tanning
    • Antiperspirant / Deodorant
    • Bath and Shower
    • Depilatories
    • Facial cleansing
    • Hand wash
    • Intimate hygiene
    • Oral hygiene
    • Shaving
  4. Company Size 101-500
  5. Looking for Distributors
    (Not looking for a distributor)

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