The certification of cosmetics is a voluntary decision that is not required by law.
Active in the development of certification standards since 1991, the organization promotes an end-to-end approach, from the field to the consumer, with standards in both organic farming and the production of organic foodstuffs and cosmetics.
It is the world’s first independent certifying body for organic cosmetics and has certified over 1,400 businesses and more than 25,000 products in 130 nations worldwide.
ECOCERT certifies 90% of all organic products within the European Community and 30% of all organics worldwide.
Thanks to the organization’s global green vision, they have also developed environmental certification standards, including:
- Environmental management
- Protection of biodiversity
- Sustainable agriculture
as well as standards for climate change, including:
- Carbon footprint
- Reforestation and solidarity