WFFC Chicago Presents: Managing Risk When Purchasing Natural Products

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Please join us for a joint meeting of the WFFC Chicago Chapter and the Society of Cosmetic Chemists at Topgolf in Schaumburg on March 10th for an evening of golf and a presentation from Richard Pisano from Citrus & Allied on natural botanicals for the personal care, food, flavor and fragrance industries.

Guest Speaker
Richard Pisano Jr.
President, Citrus and Allied Essences Ltd.

Richard Pisano Jr is the President of Citrus and Allied Essences Ltd, a leading global supplier of processed essential oils and related flavor and fragrance ingredients that has been owned and managed by his family for 85 years.

Richard has served on the Boards and been President of: FEMA, the Flavor Extract Manufacturers Association, Chem-Sources, The Chemical Sources Association, NAFFS –The National Association of Flavors and Food-Ingredient Systems, as well as having served on the boards of the International Fragrance Association of North America and the International Organization of the Flavor Industry, headquartered in Belgium. In May 2017, he was awarded the “Richard Hall Distinguished Service Award” for service to the US Flavor Industry.

Richard is passionate about flavor ingredients, essential oils and the issues regarding their safety and has helped to create two courses for the Flavor Industry, including one on Flavor Ingredients for the Non-Flavorist and Natural Products Procurement.

Thank you to our Sponsors!


Date March 10, 2020

Time 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

2050 Progress Parkway, Schaumburg, IL 60196


Admission Cost

Members and Subscribers (With Golf) $80
Non-Members and Guests (With Golf) $90
Members and Subscribers (Meal and Speaker Only) $60
Non-Members and Guests (Meal and Speaker Only) $70