Tuesday, April 27, 2021Cosmetics news

L'Oréal reaffirms its environmental commitments

L'Oréal réaffirme ses engagements environnementaux

The leader in cosmetics took advantage of World Earth Day, April 22, 2021, to communicate again on its projects, more or less short term, in favor of the planet … because it is also worth it.

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“Scientists say we have nine and a half years to halve the CO2 emissions that cause climate change,” says Delphine Viguier-Hovasse, International Managing Director of L’Oréal Paris. “The time has come to accelerate sustainable innovation, move to a circular economy and reduce the environmental impact of our products.”

The group detailed a very clear roadmap, with different deadlines depending on the topic.

Product eco-design
93% of ranges are currently improved according to product life cycle principles.
By 2030, this will be all skincare.

Packaging
By 2025, L’Oréal says that 100% of the plastic used in its packaging will be recyclable or compostable.
By 2030, all plastic will be of biosourced origin.

Formulas
To reduce its environmental impact, the brand is improving the biodegradability of its formulas and reducing its water footprint. By 2030, 100% of mineral resources will come from sustainable sources.

Climate impact
L’Oréal wants to halve its carbon impact in the next 10 years.
The group has also indicated that 11 of its factories are carbon neutral. By 2025, this will be the case for all of its sites.

Water
It is a rare commodity and that is why by 2030, all L’Oréal production sites will be able …

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