Dr. Bronner’s Stands Up for Climate Action, Publishes CSR Report, and More at Natural Products Expo West 2017
Top-Selling Natural Brand of Soap Sponsors Discussions on Regenerative Agriculture and Animal Welfare, Releases Third Annual All-One Report and Launches New Travel Toothpaste
March 8, 2017
VISTA, CA – Dr. Bronner’s, family-owned maker of the top-selling natural brand of soap in North America looks forward to Natural Products Expo West 2017 in Anaheim, CA. The company will sponsor and participate in three events on the topic of climate action, release its third annual All-One (CSR) Report and launch its peppermint toothpaste in a new travel size. An important week for the company, this March 7th marks 20 years since the passing of company founder Emanuel Bronner. To coincide with Expo West, David Bronner, CEO of Dr. Bronner’s, has published a new editorial at the company’s All-One blog. To read Regenetarians Unite! see: http://www.drbronner.com/all-one-blog/2017/03/regenetarians-unite/.
Dr. Bronner’s Stands Up for Climate Action
Dr. Bronner’s is a founding partner of the Climate Collaborative, founded to leverage the power of the natural products industry to reverse climate change. The new effort will officially launch March 8 as it co-hosts the first ever Climate Day with New Hope, producers of Natural Products Expo West. The Climate Collaborative is encouraging the natural products industry to combat climate change by making a commitment to one or more of these nine commitment areas: Agriculture, Energy Productivity, Food Waste, Forests, Packaging, Policy, Renewable Energy, Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, and Transportation. Dr. Bronner’s will be making commitments in eight of nine areas. For more information, see: www.climatecollaborative.com.
For Dr. Bronner’s, the Natural Products Expo in Anaheim is always an important opportunity to promote sustainable and ethical practices. This year the top-selling brand is partnering with other industry leaders to sponsor discussions on how regenerative organic agriculture and raising animals on pasture while eating less meat overall can sequester huge amounts of excess carbon from the atmosphere and build it into healthy soil, while increasing crop productivity. Regenerating soils on our farm and rangelands is one of the most significant steps we can take to mitigate climate change. CEO, David Bronner and other company representatives will participate in the following three events at Expo West. For more information, see: http://climateactionnow.drbronner.com/.
Climate Day Film Screening: Kiss the Ground & Panel Discussion
Wednesday, March 8
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Marriott, Grand Salon F
For more information: https://tinyurl.com/h2uyyw4.
Climate Workshop: Implementing Carbon Farming in Your Supply Chain
Friday, March 10
2:30pm – 3:45pm
Marriott, Elite 1
For more information: https://tinyurl.com/gvr72co.
Eating Animals: A Panel Discussion Exploring the Realities of Contemporary Animals
Saturday, March 11
11:30am – 12:30am
Marriott, Marquis Ballroom N.E.
For more information: https://tinyurl.com/z2pryxe.
Dr. Bronner’s 2017 All-One Report
Dr. Bronner’s has published its third annual All-One Report to document the company’s commitment to corporate responsibility and environmental sustainability. Dr. Bronner’s All-One Report includes data on the brand’s sustainability programs and progressive business practices as well as its financial contributions to charitable and activist causes including regenerative agriculture, drug policy reform, animal advocacy, and the commercialization of industrial hemp. The report explains the company’s progressive business practices; its commitment to organic and fair trade sourcing; as well as future sustainability goals and details on how Dr. Bronner’s plans to reach them. To view the 2017 All-One Report, visit the company’s website, at: https://www.drbronner.com/all-one-report/.
Dr. Bronner’s New Travel Toothpaste
Dr. Bronner’s All-One Toothpaste low-foaming formula reduces plaque, whitens teeth and freshens breath—yielding a tingling clean feeling unlike any other. Made with 70% organic ingredients, including fair trade and organic coconut flour and coconut oil which aid as a mild abrasive, Dr. Bronner’s All-One Toothpaste is vegan, fluoride-free, non-GMO certified, NSF certified, and contains no synthetic foaming detergents or synthetic flavors. Dr. Bronner’s peppermint flavored toothpaste is now available in a 1 oz. travel size and will ship to distributors July 1st. For more information, see: https://shop.drbronner.com/toothpaste.
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Dr. Bronner’s commitment to progressive business practices including promoting sustainable agriculture, fair trade, corporate accountability, and consumers’ right to know is part of the company’s mission to put into practice the social and ecological principles that inform Dr. Bronner’s philosophy printed on the company’s iconic soap labels.
For further information on Dr. Bronner’s, please visit the website: http://www.drbronner.com.