The TAOS Partnerships

The specialty ingredients industry has grown exponentially over the past 25 years, and Technical Art of Science has been there every step of the way. As we look back on our growth, we understand that the success we’ve achieved for our clients is directly linked to the partnerships we’ve developed with our distributors.

Through our connections to researchers, scientists and account representatives, you have access to a world-class team that can help you build your product and bring it to market quickly and efficiently.



Chemyunion Quimica Ltd. provides state-of- the-art active ingredients from the rainforest of Brazil.  Since 1992, they have enriched the personal care industry with their eco- friendly and fair trade approach to the development of innovative, multifunctional and value-added products. These exotic extracts are designed to promote beauty, health and well-being. They specialize in technologies such as molecular encapsulation, biomolecular synthesis, acylation, unique extraction procedures, and lipophilization. Through their cutting-edge approach, Chemyunion is able to provide technological solutions, innovative sensations, and creative new products, keeping ahead of global market trends.



CLR (Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter) was founded in 1926, an independent, private company based in Berlin, Germany, who has a long tradition of manufacturing and internationally marketing cosmetic actives.  Their concentrated efforts are based on the manufacturing of bioactive cosmetic ingredients since the early 1950’s.  Their strength lies in the research and development of new trends presented with an extensive proof of effectiveness and a comprehensive assistance in formulating personal care products.  CLR develops innovative and high-quality cosmetic actives for skin and hair care and has enriched beauty and personal care with many novel actives and pioneering concepts over the past 60 years.



Indena is the world’s leading company in the identification, development and production of active principles derived from plants, for use in the pharmaceutical, health-food and personal care industries.
Indena, a privately owned Italian company, has around 800 employees (10% of them dedicated to full-time research) and has cultivation, manufacturing, and sales in more than 70 countries throughout the world.


Infinitec Activos, S.L. is a company that excels in research development and innovation of advanced active ingredients for the cosmetic industry creating new actives with different properties e.g. anti-aging, whitening, slimming, etc. Their scientific knowledge stems from the pharmaceutical technology and is now applied to develop cutting edge products for the cosmetics industry. Infinitec has an extensive range of products from nanotechnology to synthetic peptides applied.


IBR Ltd. Israeli Biotechnology Research is a unique manufacturer of proprietary, innovative natural actives for the cosmetics, cosmeceutics, and nutraceutic industries. Their active ingredients are meticulously tested and checked for skin compatibility and efficacy and are incorporated in the products of some of the world’s leading cosmetics companies.

Protec Botanica

ProTec Botanica Ltd is a leading supplier of sustainability sourced, high quality natural and certified organic ingredients working in partnerships with Technical Art of Science (TAOS, Inc.) They are a part of the LPC Group of companies, a privately owned distributor of specialty products and ingredients into a range of markets.

Advanced Nano Technologies
(Subsidiary: Antaria Pty.)

Based in Perth, Western Australia, Advanced Nano Technologies is a specialist developer and manufacturer of advanced materials and was formed in 1997 to commercialise an advanced materials technology originally developed by the University of Western Australia. The technology was first scaled-up via a joint venture with Samsung Corning Co. Ltd, of Korea (2000 to 2004), and then as a stand-alone operation. Products include a transparent zinc oxide based broad spectrum UV absorber for use in the suncare and cosmetics sectors called (ZinClear®).