The finalists of the inaugural Sustainable Beauty Awards have been selected by organizer Organic Monitor.
There were more than100 award entries were received from beauty companies in Europe, North & Latin America, Asia, Australasia and Africa, according to Organic Monitor, which will unveil the winners on Oct. 21 in Paris.
Here are the finalists (in alphabetical order) in each category:
L’Oreal USA –Garnier
(The sustainability pioneer award is given to a cosmetic or ingredient firm that is a leader / pioneer in some aspect of sustainability.)
(This award is given to a cosmetics or ingredients firm that is leading in various aspects of sustainability. The company is displaying overall leadership in sustainability and not mastering a few areas.)
You Organic Skincare
(This award is given to a cosmetics brand / packaging firm with a new packaging that has low environmental footprint in terms of design and / or materials.)
Alban Muller International
AkzoNobel Surface Chemistry
International Flavors & Fragrances
)This award is given to a cosmetic ingredient that makes a significant difference in sustainability, in terms of environmental and / or social impact.)
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps
(This award is given to a cosmetic brand with a high level of green (natural / organic) ingredients in product formulations.)
The winners of each awards category will be announced at the Sustainable Beauty Awards reception in Paris on Oct. 21.
More info: www.sustainablebeautyawards.com