BASF Launches Broad-spectrum UV Filter Z-COTE® LSA
FLORHAM PARK, NJ, September 5, 2012 – BASF announced today the launch of Z-COTE® LSA, its latest inorganic, broad-spectrum UV filter. Z-COTE LSA provides broad-spectrum protection from long wave UVA rays and medium wave UVB rays by physically scattering, reflecting and absorbing solar radiation. The filter is hypoallergenic, making it the ideal ingredient for use in daily skin moisturizers and beach wear products formulated for sensitive skin. Z-COTE LSA and its increased particle size offers a complimentary addition to our current Z-COTE product line offering excellent transparency, outstanding dispersing properties and additional unmet market needs.