- Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -

Whole Foods First Company to Regulate Organic Beauty Products

Posted By Mike Chino On September 18, 2012 @ 5:54 pm In Accessories and Fashion,Green Products,News,Policy | No Comments

Whole Foods, Whole Body, organic beauty, eco-friendly beauty, sustainable beauty, green beauty, natural beauty, eco-friendly skincare, sustainable skincare, natural skincare, organic skincare, eco-friendly cosmetics, sustainable cosmetics, natural cosmetics, organic cosmetics, U.S. Department of Agriculture, eco-fashion, sustainable fashion, green fashion, ethical fashion, sustainable style

Whole Foods [1] just made history by becoming the first national retailer to personally ensure that all of the body care products on its store shelves are certified organic [2]. There are currently no federal laws that mandate how the word organic can be used on personal care products, so Whole Foods went the extra mile by working with suppliers to ensure that they meet standards set by third party certifiers such as the NSF/ANSI 305 Organic Personal Care Standard [3].

READ MORE > [2]


Article printed from Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com

URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/whole-foods-first-company-to-regulate-organic-beauty-products/

URLs in this post:

[1] Whole Foods: http://inhabitat.com/tag/whole-foods/

[2] first national retailer to personally ensure that all of the body care products on its store shelves are certified organic: http://www.ecouterre.com/whole-foods-becomes-first-national-retailer-to-mandate-certification-for-all-organic-beauty-products/

[3] NSF/ANSI 305 Organic Personal Care Standard: http://tilth.org/certification/standards/nsf-ansi-305

Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.