March 15, 2019
The impact of product packaging on the environment is real and grim. The beauty industry, with its emphasis on aesthetics, has historically been a significant contributor of plastic wastes which can take up to 1000 years to decompose. Thankfully, all is not lost. A new generation of consumers and corporates are nourishing the growth of environmentally responsible packaging. Here are some products that are driving the trend of eco-friendly packaging for a better tomorrow.
The entire component of the compact, including the top plate, cover and base, are made entirely of ecowood composed of lignin (wood fibre), cellulose and vegetable waxes. This unique compact ages as natural wood and is able to resist up to 120 degrees. It is fully biodegradable, resulting in better footprint than other resin materials commonly used in the industry including recycled materials. Moroever, its production process has a lower energy consumption.
with PLA Bottles with Rice Bran. The inner layer of the bottle is made from polyethylene (PE) while the outer layer is from rice bran and polylactic acid (PLA), giving the finished product a natural brownish colour akin to the colour of rice bran.