Founded in France 1991, ECOCERT was the very first certification body to develop standards for "natural and organic cosmetics.
ECOCERT has become a benchmark in organic certification worldwide, winning the confidence of consumers and professionals.
Each year ECOCERT carries out inspections in over 80 countries worldwide. ECOCERT inspect the ingredients, manufacturing process and packaging to ensure that everything from the where the plant is grown to the packaging you see on your shelf is compliant. . ECOCERT will only approve and accredit products that meet its strict criteria.
To ensure an environmentally friendly product ECOCERT strives to promote the use of ingredients derived from renewable resources and production and manufacturing processes that are environmentally safe.
To earn ECOCERT Certified Organic certification, products must comply with the demanding requirements of the ECOCERT Standard. Products must
- Be absent of GMO, parabens, phenoxyethanol, nanoparticles, silicon, PEG, synthetic perfumes and dyes, animal-derived ingredients (unless naturally produced by them: milk, honey, etc.).
- Have biodegradable or recyclable nature of packaging
- Be comprised of a minimum of 95% ingredients of natural origin, a minimum of 95% of all plant based ingredients in the formula and a minimum of 10% ingredients from organic farming.
All of our product packages and product pages online detail the full list of ingredients as well as the breakdown % totals for natural origin and organic farming.
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