Personal Care

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Charles Tennant & Company (CTC) has been distributing specialty raw materials in the Canadian personal care and cosmetic market since 1932.

As a founding member of the Canadian Association of Chemical Distributors (CACD), our commitment to regulatory expertise, environmental accountability and adherence to Responsible Distribution practice is a core foundation of our service standards.

Our technical, market-focused organization provides a resource of highly knowledgeable contacts for both our customer and supply partners.  The Personal Care team members are active participants in the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) Ontario and Quebec Chapter events and education seminars.  Regular attendance at industry tradeshows and global product training opportunities are an important part of our commitment to their technical development.  This product expertise and industry knowledge allows us to bring innovative formulation support with new ideas to our customers in keeping with evolving market trends.

Our Personal Care product portfolio includes a diverse range of quality ingredients from a global network of world class supply partners to meet all product applications.

Active Ingredients Botanical Extracts Butters
Conditioning Agents Emollients Emulsifiers
Opacifiers Film Formers Humectants
Moisturizers Oils Pigments
Polymers Preservatives Rheology Modifiers
Silicones Solubilizers Surfactants
Texturizing Agents Thickeners Waxes

From new product formulation to competitive raw material supply to regulatory and customer service support, our dedicated team is here to provide exceptional service and solutions.