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Dr. Bronner’s Places Major Ad Buy to Present Clear Evidence from Former EPA Senior Scientist of Skyrocketing Herbicide and Insecticide Use on GMO Crops

10/20/2014

VISTA, CA – This month, Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, is running a full page advertorial by company president David Bronner entitled, “Herbicide and Insecticide Use on GMO Crops Skyrocketing while Pro-GMO Media Runs Interference; Former EPA Senior Scientist’s New Article Sets Record Straight,” …

Dr. Bronner’s launches campaign to support Compassion in World Farming

10/13/2014

Dr. Bronner’s, the organic soap brand which is known for its high profile activism campaigns for social change, is championing farm animal welfare by supporting Compassion in World Farming (Compassion), the world’s leading farm animal welfare charity. Between October 2014 to June 2015, Dr. Bronner’s will donate 20p for every bottle of Dr. Bronner’s 473 ml …

Dr. Bronner’s Releases New Video about their Fair Trade Organic Palm Oil Project in Eastern Ghana

07/28/2014

VISTA, CA – Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, the family-owned maker of the top-selling brand of natural soaps in North America, has released a short documentary video about Serendipalm, a sister company that ethically and sustainably produces fair trade and organic palm oil in Ghana.  Farmers and workers who produce the palm oil receive fair prices …

Dr. Bronner`s to Donate $100,000 to Vegetarian and Farm Animal Advocacy

01/15/2014

VISTA, CA – Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, the family-owned maker of the top-selling brand of natural soaps in North America, is pleased to announce that vegetarian advocacy and animal welfare will become a core focus of the company’s activism efforts, alongside its ongoing commitment to Fair Trade, organic integrity, GMO labeling, industrial hemp, drug policy …

Dr. Bronner’s Announces Vegan Certification Approved by the Vegan Society UK

01/01/2014

Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, the family-owned maker of the top-selling brand of natural soaps in the USA, is pleased to announce being certified by the Vegan society UK. This certification assures the growing population of vegans that no animal testing or animal ingredients are used in Dr. Bronner’s products that carry the certification.  The “Vegan-Certified” logo …

Dr. Bronner’s Transforms Iconic Soap Label into Agitprop to Support GMO Labeling & Yes on I-522 Campaign in Washington

07/17/2013

ESCONDIDO, CA Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America and advocate for sustainable agriculture, has created a special agitprop label for its quart-size liquid soaps in support of GMO labeling and the Washington state voter initiative to label GMOs, Yes on I-522 “The Washington Right to …

Dr. Bronner’s Donates $100,000 More to Recommercialize Industrial Hemp in Colorado and Washington State

04/18/2013

ESCONDIDO, CA – Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, announced today that they have made a new donation of $100,000 to voter initiatives in Colorado and Washington state that would tax and regulate cannabis like alcohol and effectively end prohibition of industrial hemp farming in …

Dr. Bronner’s Demonstrates that Palm Oil can be Produced Sustainably Under Fair Trade and Organic Certification

03/27/2013

ESCONDIDO, CA Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, has released an animated video that tells the story of their Fair Trade and Organic palm oil operation in Ghana’s Eastern Region. To view the video entitled “Dr. Bronner’s Fair Trade Palm Oil: Animated”, go to: http://bit.ly/12GVjz7. …

Dr. Bronner’s Accepted Into the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO)

03/27/2013

ESCONDIDO, CA Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, has been accepted as a member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO). WFTO is the global representative body of over 450 Fair Trade members. Unlike many companies that have some products with some ingredients certified under …

Dr. Bronner’s Reaches $25,000 Goal on Indiegogo.com to Fight Malaria in Eastern Ghana

12/03/2012

ESCONDIDO, CA – Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, the family-owned top-selling natural brand of soap in North America, has already reached its goal of raising $25,000 to fight malaria in eastern Ghana through a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo.com. Started on November 12th, the campaign “Help Dr. Bronner’s Fight Malaria in Eastern Ghana” set out to raise …