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Best Zinc Supplements

04.10.20 -

Online review site, BEST REVIEWS, has evaluated zinc tablets and made recommendations, listing their five best choices. Their top pick was Garden of Life, followed by Natures Way and others. You can read the full review at: Best Zinc Supplements.  The product expert at BEST REVIEWS evaluated 12 zinc supplements before making their recommendations. In […]

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LA doctor seeing success with zinc and hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19

04.8.20 -

(KABC) — A Los Angeles doctor said he is seeing significant success in prescribing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in combination with zinc to treat patients with severe symptoms of COVID-19. Hydroxychloroquine has been touted as a possible treatment for COVID-19 by President Trump among others, but it remains controversial as some experts believe it is unproven and may […]

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Zochem fills critical need during COVID-19 emergency.

04.8.20 -

Zochem is North America’s leading producer of zinc oxide. While many people associate zinc oxide with sunscreens or as essential for the production of rubber products, it is also an important ingredient in pharmaceuticals, food additives, fertilizers, chemicals, plastics, livestock feed, and many other applications. As such, businesses such as Zochem are categorized by the […]

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COVID-19 Zinc Oxide Supply Update

03.27.20 -

Zochem’s entire team remain hopeful that none of our customers’ employees or their family members have been or will be ill affected by CV-19 and that all of this will be behind us very soon! Zochem has indeed been very fortunate, in that we have not had a single team member or familymember test positive. […]

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Zochem North Challenged itself to cut Water Consumption by 33%

10.31.19 -

A little over a year ago, the Brampton, Ontario manufacturing plant of Zochem realized that they had an opportunity to dramatically cut their facility’s water usage.  The company, a major manufacturer of commercial zinc oxide powder and pellets, realized that there would be significant environmental and cost benefits if water usage could be reduced. So, […]

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Zochem Delivers the Most Precise Control of Bag Discharge

10.16.19 -

Zochem has recently added the JS Iris Diaphragm Valve Bulk Bag Discharge Control system, allowing us to precisely control the transfer of zinc oxide from large bulk bags to smaller bags and containers to meet specific customer needs. Bulk bags can weigh anywhere from 1,000 to 4,400 lb. Without this type of iris control, it can be […]

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Zochem is at the International Elastomer Conference in Cleveland

10.7.19 -

Visit Zochem’s Booth 538 at the International Elastomer Conference – 2019, Huntington Convention Center, Cleveland, OH October 8-10, 2019.

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09.5.19 -

Dickson, TN – Zochem, a leading manufacturer of zinc oxide powder and pellets, announced that it has been recognized by the Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers (ARPM) with its “Gold Safety Award” for plant safety.  In addition, the State of Tennessee has awarded Zochem the Tennessee Governor’s Award for Safety. Each year, Tennessee awards 10-15 […]

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Looking for the right sunscreen? Here’s what you need to know.

08.1.19 -

By Lauren Teruya | May 31, 2019 at 3:19 PM HST – Updated May 31 at 3:19 PM HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – A recent study that found chemicals in some sunscreens could seep into your bloodstream is prompting lots of questions for consumers. Which sunscreens are safe? Do sunscreens hurt coral? And what about sunscreens […]

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The Best Zinc Oxide Mineral Sunscreens

08.1.19 -

You’re told time and again to put on sunscreen. Not only when outdoors, but daily, regardless of schedule or lifestyle. Although you’re constantly reminded to slather on sun protection, you often forego it because you think it’s unnecessary—especially when all you want is a golden tan. It’s not until sunspots and signs of skin damage […]

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New zinc oxide formulation boost performance of sunscreen

07.29.19 -

Vizor Introduces Next Gen Zinc Oxide Technology, Enables Higher SPF Super Zinc® Natural and Super Zinc® 1000 Utilize Patent-Pending Surface Modification to Enhance Ease of Formulation in a Broad Range of Consumer Products MIDDLESEX, N.J., July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Vizor, LLC today announced it has launched two new next-generation inorganic sunscreen ingredients based on patent-pending surface modification […]

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07.11.19 -

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued a proposed rule that would update regulatory requirements for most sunscreen products in the United States. This significant action is aimed at bringing nonprescription, over-the-counter (OTC) sunscreens that are marketed without FDA-approved applications up to date with the latest science to better ensure consumers have access to safe and […]

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