The Soil Association has announced that following research into palm oil sourcing, COSMOS has set new guidelines for the natural cosmetics industry.
Traidcraft has launched the first cookie range in the UK to use fairly-traded palm oil, FairPalm, sourced from smallholder farmers in West Africa. The refreshed range comprises Traidcraft favourites Stem Ginger and Double Chocolate Chunk as well as the new Fruit & Oat Chewy variety which combines sultanas, coconut and apricots. Traidcraft is working with […]
Ecover has posted an updated statement about its plans to replace palm oil with an algae-derived ingredient made using a new technology called synthetic biology. The statement includes a pledge to “label clearly” products containing the novel ingredient. In April the green cleaning pioneer announced it had been developing a new ingredient with “breath taking […]