Polish manufacturer Boruta-Zachem is planning to launch production of non-allergenic cosmetics in Bydgoszcz, in the country’s north - wrote magazine Cosmetics Business.

We have technology enabling us to manufacture biosurfactants from rape biomass


Biosurfactants are agents which are superficially active and originate from plants, their visible effect is the forming of an emulsion or foam.

Due to its unique properties they can be used for the production of cleaning supplies, paints, cosmetics, groceries and even medicines.

Boruta-Zachem possesses exclusive rights to the technologies which enables to manufacture on an industrial scale biosurfactant of surfactants, which is synthesized with bacteria from the family of Bacillus – created from biomass – waste from the production of rapeseed oil.

The aim of the company is to promulgate biosurfactants – as an alternative to surfactants with a chemical originate. The ambition of Boruta-Zachem firm is to optimise the production of superficially active agents which originate from plants in such an extent that the cost of its production was approximate to the chemical equivalents.