Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps - Fair for Life5 stars

Place, CountryEscondido, California, United States


Certified Productscoconut oil whole kernel, coconut oil white kernel, soap bars, soap liquid, soap shaving, hair care, body care, hand carefair for life logo
Certification ProgrammeFair for Life - Social & Fair Trade Certification
Performance Rating
ChapterContent of the Fair For Life - Social & Fair Trade ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values66
2Commitment to and Management of Fair Trade Policy86
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions242204
4Respect of the Environment8581
5Local Development and Community Relations87
6Trading and Supply chain relations9275
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer5554
9Managing Certification and Performance2321
Total Score Performance Rating461
Certification for fair trade and responsible supply chains
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsDr. Bronner's is a family owned activist soap company that makes socially & environmentally responsible products, and dedicates profits to help make a better world.
We're committed to sourcing certified organic & fair trade ingredients whenever possible, and have created or partnered with fair trade projects around the world: in Sri Lanka and Samoa for coconut oil, Ghana for palm oil, Palestine & Israel for olive oil, India for mint oil, and Ecuador for palm kernel oil.
Beyond ensuring fair prices for farmers, and living wages & excellent working conditions for workers, our projects combined have also invested more than $2.5 million in fair trade premiums, and have helped fund a variety of local community development projects.
These include building water systems, public toilet facilities, a maternity ward, and vital infrastructure—such as bridges, road & electricity to connect rural villages, as well as supplying mosquito nets to protect against malaria, and funding school renovations & vocational training for disadvantaged youth.
You can learn more about Dr. Bronner's supply chain practices on drbronner.com/about or in the new book, "Honor Thy Label: Dr. Bronner's Unconventional Journey to a Clean, Green, and Ethical Supply Chain."

In all we do, let us be generous, fair & loving to Spaceship Earth and all its inhabitants. For we're All-One or None! All-One!

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage103 %

Date of Certification
Last Update17.09.2021

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