Offering the broadest line of high-purity hydrocarbons

Sonneborn is the global leader in the manufacture and supply of the highest quality refined hydrocarbons, including White Mineral Oil, Petrolatum, Microcrystalline Wax and SonneNatural® 100% vegetable-based emollients for Personal Care, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Markets.

Sonneborn is committed to providing customers with premium products, progressive technical capabilities and dependable service so that they receive the very best value in the industry. Together with continued growth in fundamental product lines, Sonneborn has applied core strengths to transcend traditional technologies and deliver exciting new products to the market.

The Power of Sensory Attributes

When developing new ingredients for personal care formulations we want to balance physical and functional properties along with the desired usage experience for the consumer. The aesthetic and sensory attributes are equally important to the tangible, physical benefits of personal care products.

This focus on sensory attributes led us to the development of a unique group of speciality ingredients.