The finalists for the 2017 Sustainable Beauty Awards have been announced by Ecovia Intelligence. Over 100 international entries were received this year, from operators in various sectors of the beauty industry.
The finalists for each award category are…
Sustainability Pioneer Finalists: AAK, Hair O’Right, Neal’s Yard Remedies, Serdex, Trilogy Natural Products. The sustainability pioneer award is given to an organization in the beauty industry that is a leader / pioneer in some aspect of sustainability.
Sustainability Leadership Finalists: Aveda, Hair O’Right, i+m Naturkosmetik, Laboratories Expanscience. This award is given to an organization that is leading in various aspects of sustainability. The operator is displaying overall leadership in sustainability and not mastering a few areas.
Sustainable Packaging Finalists: Biolage RAW (L’Oreal), Hair O’Right, O-PAC EcoPac, Sulapac. This award is given to a packaging format that has low environmental footprint in terms of design and / or materials.
Sustainable Ingredient Finalists: Biolie with Greentense, H&H Group Co. with Sadorfons®, Inolex with SustOleo™ MCT, Merck with RonaCare® RenouMer, Neal’s Yard Remedies with Frankincense Boswellia Sacra Extract. This award is given to a cosmetic ingredient that makes a significant difference in terms of environmental and / or social footprint.
Green Formulations Finalists: Alteya Organics Rose Jasminium Collection, Luxe Botanics, Organic Island, Planted in Beauty by Well Within, Trilogy Rosehip Products. This award is given to a cosmetic range with a high level of green (natural / organic) ingredients in product formulations.
The winner and runner-up in each awards category will be announced at the Sustainable Beauty Awards reception in Paris on 6th November. The reception will take place at the Paris Marriott Champs Elysées hotel, hosted alongside the European edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit.