Natural, organic & environmental

At the verge of a recycling revolution in home care packaging


Amin Alkhatib, a Euromonitor home care analyst discussed sustainable home care packagingThe following analysis was written by Amin Alkhatib, home care analyst for Euromonitor. This article is published with the permission and courtesy of Euromonitor.

The times are changing for the home care industry with the growing emphasis by major manufacturers on their own environmental footprint.

A greener value chain

L’Oreal Americas and Avery Dennison are collaborating to identify and reduce the environmental impacts of packaging labels throughout the entire label life cycle. The partnership has already produced a comprehensive assessment highlighting the ecological benefits of using thinner label materials.

Certified sustainable palm-based materials

Palm based_materialsIn order to meet the increasing demand for sustainable certified palm-based ingredients in the personal care and home care sectors, Clariant has received mass balance supply chain certification for its plant in Gendorf, Germany.

Greening the cosmetics industry


GreeningIn the first ever book of its kind, Sustainability – How the Cosmetics Industry is Greening up, the growing importance of this topic comes under the spotlight. Using excerpts from the book, this article illustrates various ways organisations can address the associated economic, environmental and social aspects.

Clariant rewrites the beauty code


Clariant - The secret code of beautyClariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is enhancing its Secret Code of Beauty concept with new product introductions at in-cosmetics 2014.

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