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Beautycounter

Our company has a chemicals policy on CoHCs that is applicable to our products.
Our policy for products is publicly available on our website.

Our company has a chemicals policy preferring safer alternatives that is applicable to our products.
Our policy for products is publicly available on our website.

Our company:

  • has a process for setting goals/planning for safer chemicals use and measuring progress towards these goals that is part of our overall business strategy
  • reports to business customers on progress toward these goals
  • reports publicly on progress toward these goals 

Our company engages in initiatives that clearly promote the:

  • collection and publication of data on the inherent hazard characteristics of chemicals
  • prioritization of chemicals for reduction based on their inherent hazards
  • reduction in the use of CoHCs
  • development and use of safer alternatives
  • public disclosure of CoHCs or other chemical ingredients in products

Our company:

  • works with employees and/or labor representatives to implement our chemicals policy
  • assigns a member of senior management responsibility for implementing our chemicals policy
  • has Board level oversight and engagement in the implementation of our chemicals policy

Our company:

  • has a Restricted Substances List or equivalent
  • delineates requirements for complying with our Restricted Substances List in contracts with suppliers
  • trains suppliers about how to comply with our Restricted Substances List
  • updates our list at minimum on an annual basis

Our company:

  • reviews various sources of chemical hazard information to identify chemicals of concern beyond our Restricted Substances List
  • engages external stakeholders such as non-government organizations (NGOs), business customers and consumers in the development of our Beyond Restricted Substances List
  • collects data on chemicals in our products and evaluates against our Beyond Restricted Substances List or hazard criteria
  • updates our Beyond Restricted Substances List at a minimum on an annual basis

Our company:

  • requires suppliers to provide chemical information as delineated in our Restricted Substances List
  • requires suppliers to provide chemical information as delineated in our Beyond Restricted Substances List
  • requires suppliers to provide chemical ingredient information

Our company has:

  • an internal named point(s) of contact or outside contractor who communicates with suppliers concerning our chemical information requirements
  • a data system (either internal or third party) to manage an inventory of chemicals in products
  • a data system (either internal or third party) that links our inventory of chemicals in products to chemical hazard information

Our company:

  • has an audit program to verify supplier submitted data
  • trains suppliers on how to comply with reporting requirements
  • routinely tests parts, components, or products to assure conformance with reporting requirements

Our company has no CoHCs in our products and publicly discloses this information

Our company had no intentionally added CoHCs in its products in FY 2014

Our company's products did not contain intentionally added CoHCs for FY 2013 and FY 2014

Our company uses a system or tool (internal or third party) to evaluate chemical hazards and asks suppliers to provide their evaluations of chemical hazards in the products they sell to us

Our comapny does not have CoHCs in its products and consistently seeks to avoid any chemical of concern

Our company discloses:

  • chemical identity beyond legal requirements for a percentage of sales at the SKU level
  • All intentionally added chemicals including fragrances, flavors, and preservatives in products for a percentage of sales at the SKU level