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Kobo Products, The Powder & Dispersion Specialist

Since 1987 Kobo has provided innovative, technology-based raw materials to the cosmetic industry. The product range includes Surface Treated Pigments, Microspheres, Suncare and Color Dispersions, Silicone Fluids, Specialties, Natural Ingredients, Effect Pigments, Boron Nitride and Delivery Systems. Kobo has five locations, USA (Corporate Headquarters), France, Japan, Brazil and UK and is represented globally by independent agents.
To request information, data and samples, please use our electronic order form or contact us.
Main Phone Number: 908 - 757 - 0033
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What's NEW at Kobo?

  • Sustainability: No Filter with Kobo - Podcast Episode 14 - Click on the link to listen to the podcast on your favorite platform.
  • Effect Pigments - Let's Chat Summer Series - Back to Basics August 24th - 11:00 AM EDT-12:00 PM EDT. Click on the link to register.
  • KOBOGUARD® NATURAL 2063 is a Natural Origin, oil soluble Film Former extracted from pinewood. This highly hydrogenated resin has outstanding resistance to oxidation and is non-allergenic. It is available as 50% solutions in Natural Origin carriers, CCT or short chain alkane.
  • Natural Index and Natural Origin Index calculated per ISO 16128 have been added to each product in the Natural Origin and COSMOS/ECOCERT sections of this website.