28.06.2024 – Mineral UV filters – New co-operation with Uviva Technologies GmbH

We are thrilled to announce today that the companies Uviva Technologies GmbH and SLI Chemicals GmbH have agreed on a co-operation for the distribution of zinc oxide-based UV filters and boosters for Germany, Austria and Switzerland with immediate effect.

Uviva Technologies GmbH is a subsidiary of Germany-based Grillo-Werke AG, a long-standing and established manufacturer of zinc oxides for a wide range of applications in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics and chemical/technical industries.

Under the brand names Eclipse and ZincoSence, Uviva offers a diverse portfolio of zinc oxides and dispersions for use as mineral UV protection, for deodorant applications as well as decorative cosmetics.

The special sensory profile of the products, many years of experience in the production and formulation of zinc oxides and comprehensive certification in accordance with recognized natural cosmetics standards pave the way for new formulation concepts. Uviva’s involvement in various specialist regulatory committees also provides additional support for the projects of tomorrow.

We look forward to your interest and an initial personal exchange on the product portfolio and formulation ideas from Uviva and SLI Chemicals.

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22.03.2024 – Sharon Personal Care extends cooperation with SLI Chemicals

We are pleased to announce that we are expanding our existing distribution partnership with Sharon Personal Care.

We have been successfully distributing Sharon’s cosmetic preservatives for over 25 years and are now enlarging our distribution cooperation in Germany to the entire Personal Care Portfolio. We look forward providing you a full range of innovative Active, Care and Functional ingredients combined with product-specific advice and formulation support.

Sharon Personal Care is a global supplier of ingredient solutions for a broad range of personal care products – including advanced Preservative Systems, Formulation Building Blocks, Functional Ingredients and Bio-Actives.

Please feel free to contact us to get new inspirations for your next development project.

Sharon Personal Care Sli products

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01.05.2023 – Green Mountain Biotech

Our new cooperation partner GREEN MOUNTAIN BIOTECH develops and manufactures premium proprietary functional natural active ingredients extracted from Chinese botanicals backed with science for the cosmetic and personal care industries.

  • Antiproliferative
  • Antiinflammatory
  • Antioxidative
  • Antiallergic
  • Antimicrobial
  • Prebiotic

Synergistic herbal blends promote skin health and self-healing.
Botaniplex™ products are high-quality, potent, synergistic blends of herbal extracts
developed to address specific skin conditions, treating them efficiently and safely.


SLI Chemicals is happy to welcome Gilas SAS from Italy as a new supplier and partner to our portfolio.

Gilas SAS is a company with a long experience in the production of cosmetic raw materials from plant sources. The focus is on the development, production, and marketing of new and natural cosmetics-compliant raw materials. The special focus on sustainability and the environment as well as a careful selection of raw material sources form the basis of Gilas‘ long-term success.

Products such as Gilsolide®, Oleawhite and Olealight™ are interesting and versatile alternative to silicones, petroleum jelly and lanolin.

Brands like SilkelideTM, Gilasol (solubilizer), TheomulseTM & Emugil K (emulsifiers) and HyalugelTM & Hyalu-BetaTM(active ingredients) are further innovative raw materials for the formulation of modern, sustainable and future-oriented cosmetics.

Our new cooperation partner helps to make your beauty products even more sustainable.

Natural plant based:

  • Emollient Esters & Silicone replacements
  • Solubilizing Agents
  • Emulsifier Systems
  • Moisturizing Agents

Gilsolide® HVN

INCI: C13-14 Alkane, Polyglyceryl-4 Oleate, Glyceryl Olivate

  • “Green” alternative to volatile oils
  • Highly dry and spreading emollient
  • Non-greasy feel
  • Completely biodegradable
  • Very good dispersing agent for UV-filters

Olealight™ L

INCI: Butyrospermum Parkii Butter, Olea Europea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Glyceryl Olivate, Polyglyceryl-4 Oleate, Linoleic Acid

  • Vegetable alternative to lanoline
  • Provides pleasant skin feeling
  • Contributes to water resistance of formulations
  • Very good moisturizing properties


INCI: Olus Oil

  • Blend of natural plant-derived triglycerides
  • Alternative to petrolatum
  • Reduces TEWL
  • Increasing skin hydration
  • Very good moisturizing properties

Gilasol / Gilasol 100 / Gilasol Plus

  • High performing natural solubilizer for essential oils, fragrances, vegetable oils and esters
  • Cold processable
  • Increase emollient feeling
  • Suitable as co-emulsifier

01.12.2022: SLI Chemicals expands portfolio of Surfactants for Detergents and Cleaning Applications

We are proud to announce our new distribution partnership with the German based manufacturer Zschimmer & Schwarz for its CLEANING SPECIALITIES surfactants portfolio as of January 1st, 2023 for Germany and Austria.

The new cooperation allows us to substantially enlarge our product portfolio for the detergents and cleaning industry by a comprehensive portfolio of surfactants, emulsifiers, wetting and dispersing agents, solubilizers, defoamers and more.