Succinic Acid-Based Renewable Chemicals

Natural Emollient Esters from Bio-Based Succinic Acid


BioAmber is a next-generation chemicals company, with a portfolio of renewable chemicals; a C4 Platform, based on bio-based succinic acid and its derivatives, and a C6 Platform, which includes bio-based adipic acid and other bio-based C6 chemicals.

BioAmber bio-based succinic acid can be used to make natural succinate esters that can be formulated into personal care applications that are 100% natural and non-GMO. Diesters from BioAmber's bio-based succinic acid are renewable alternatives to petroleum based emollient esters for personal care. They provide high-shine, excellent feel, are easily formulated, are mild and non-irritating, and can be up to 100% derived from plants when using plant-based alcohols.

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