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Kao to join Unilever and Geno’s venture to scale palm alternatives

Geno’s technology also offers alternatives to fossil fuel-based ingredient sources

L’Oréal USA founding donor for small town recycling scheme

Contribution will support the launch of 14 recycling projects in nine US states under The Recycling Partnership’s Small Town Access Fund

Colgate first FMCG group to have emissions targets approved by The Science Based Targets initiative

The SBTi is a coalition of the CDP, United Nations Global Compact, World Resources Institute and WWF

Nancy Mahon explains how ELC plans to 'green' its vehicle fleet

With The Estée Lauder Companies transitioning its corporate fleet of vehicles to electric, its Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Citizenship...

L’Oréal joins project to create recycled polypropylene from post-consumer waste

The NEXTLOOPP by Nextek project recently began production trials of food-grade compliant rPP

Selfridges vows 45% of transactions will come from circular products by 2030

The ‘Reselfridges’ initiative will form the backbone of its future business, said the luxury retailer

Biodegradable cosmetic products: How easy are they to make?

Greater emphasis is being put on the impact rinse-off goods especially have on the environment once they’re washed down our drains. But how easy is...

Refillable make-up: how can brands boost the customer experience?

The vogue for eco-friendly refillables is also informing new product development in make-up, but experts warn consumer compliance is key

Are cars beauty’s next eco strategy? Estée Lauder Companies to transition corporate vehicles to electric


Brand owner is the first prestige beauty company to join Climate Group’s EV100 global initiative

Beauty's plastic crisis: The International Space Station approved alternatives

Estée Lauder Companies have provided up to $1m worth of funding for the ISS' Sustainability Challenge

Meet the company making refill models more sustainable

On Repeat is a ‘fill-to-order’ fulfilment service claiming to transform the refill concept – here's how

How oral care is brushing up on sustainability

Cosmetics Business spotlights the new formats and materials making oral care more eco-friendly

BASF first to offer Rainforest Alliance certified ingredients from coconut oil

Production site in Cassina Rizzardi, Italy now certified according to Rainforest Alliance Mass Balance scheme

Why we are way off target when it comes to Earth Overshoot Day

With Earth Overshoot Day for 2022 looming, what are the consequences of continued ‘overshooting’ and can beauty players do anything to help?

L’Oréal North Asia is group's first zone to achieve carbon neutrality

North Asia is the first of the beauty giant’s zones worldwide to reach this milestone across all sites, plants, distribution centres, offices and r...

Why the war in Ukraine is a setback for sustainability

The war in Ukraine has triggered an unimaginable humanitarian crisis with more 12 million people displaced from the country – and it is also having...

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Baycusan eco: Create cosmetics in tune with nature

Virospack at Luxe Pack: find out the newest in eco conscious droppers

Lumson obtained the 2022 EcoVadis Gold Medal

Cosmetics Business Live 2022

Jojoba Desert earns Fair for Life Certification 3rd year in a row

Leading global accreditations recognise Quintis Sandalwood for sustainable forest management

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit

Fekkai to use Honeywell’s low GHG propellant technology

How sustainability labels strengthen your brand

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit 2014, European Edition

Made in Britain brings together British sustainable beauty brands for webinar

INOLEX launches new cannabis-derived ingredient for sustainable conditioning and emulsification

Quintis establishes new sandalwood plantations extending its commitment to a sustainable supply of nature’s antioxidant powerhouse

Ecochem - Sustainable Chemistry Conference

Plastic free beauty by James Cropper and Shiseido

L’Oréal’s Jean-Paul Agon to receive human rights award

Sustainable packaging by Merck

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, North America Edition

Innovations in sustainable Beauty - GEKA GHG emission reduction targets validated by Science Based Targets initiative

Kao turns to chemically recycled PET for new make-up sku

100% recyclable recycled droppers

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Latin America

Silgan Dispensing launches recyclable trigger sprayer to bring enhanced sustainability to market

GEKA releases its first Sustainability Report

Turning Indian sandalwood waste to incense: Upcycling a precious ingredient

Sustainable Personal and Fabric Care Asia (SPAFCA)