Ecocert® is an inspection and certification body established in France in 1991 by agronomists aware of the need to develop environmentally friendly agriculture and of the importance of offering some form of recognition to those committed to this method of production. From its creation, Ecocert® is specialized in the certification of organic agricultural products.
The Humane Standards were developed in the 1990s by leading international animal protection organisations. In the USA and Canada it is managed by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics. Together we work with manufacturers and distributors to end animal testing in the supply chain. The ‘cruelty-free’ certification scheme allows and encourages manufacturers across the supply chain to:
Certified Vegan Vegan Awareness Foundation requires that products approved to carry the Certified Vegan Logo must:
The FSC trademarks provide a guarantee to consumers that the products they buy come from responsible sources. The FSC trademarks enable consumers to choose products that support forest conservation, offer social benefits, and enable the market to provide an incentive for better forest management.
Our certification gives consumers the confidence that every purchase has a real impact in farmers’ lives. The Fair Trade certification model is designed and audited to ensure equitable trade practices at every level of the supply chain. To earn a license from Fair Trade USA to use the Fair Trade CertifiedTM label on their products, companies must buy from certified farms and organizations, pay Fair Trade prices and premiums and submit to a rigorous supply chain audits. This process entails a high level of transparency and traceability in their global supply chains. Today, our partner companies range from small, mission-driven coffee roasters to some of the largest transnational corporations in the world.
Cosmebio is the Professional Association for Natural, Ecological and Organic cosmetics. Since 2002, Cosmebio has been working to promote natural and ecological cosmetics made with ingredients from organic farming and developed using green technologies (green chemistry). The Cosmebio label aims to guarantee the commitment of manufacturers to provide consumers with genuine ecological and organic products which comply with the technical and ethical criteria in the founding Charter.
ISO 22716 is the standard describing the Cosmetics Good Manufacturing Practices. It has been written in collaboration with cosmetics industry professionals and promotes best-in-class methods. The scope of ISO 22716 is not only limited to production activities but also includes control, storage and expedition. These guidelines cover the quality aspects of the product.
We’re helping give the cosmetics industry a makeover! As a proud member of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, a national coalition of nonprofit health and environmental organizations, we’re working to protect the health of consumers and workers by phasing out the use of chemicals linked to cancer, birth defects and other serious health concerns, and replacing them with safer alternatives.
Surya Brasil helps raise awareness of a new international campaign to help save our waters by Banning the Microbead. These tiny particles of plastic have been polluting our waters and choking our fish for quite some time. We use natural ingredients in our Amazonia Preciosa Shower Gel Scrub, Sapien Men Facial Scrub and Sapien Women Face and Body Scrubs.
Connect compassionate consumers to companies that have pledged to end animal testing, the Leaping Bunny Program certifies cosmetic, personal care, and household products as cruelty-free, ensuring companies are not testing on animals during any stage of product development. Managed by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics (CCIC), the program offers the most up-to-date list of companies that are not engaged in animal testing.
This Kosher identification ensures that the products that have this logo have been checked by a Rabbi and the ingredients that make the product are in compliance with all Kosher principles of purity and cleanliness. In addition, the products are also wheat-free, hence suitable for use during Passover.