Zero waste in the bathroom cabinet: here’s how to do it Preventing waste has become a hot topic. Disposable, non-reusable packaging for food, consumer goods and last not least cosmetics are viewed critically because they are not environmentally friendly. We’ve all seen the images of rubbish strewn along coastlines, and fish and other sea creatures
Why don’t FAIR SQUARED rubber products carry the Fairtrade logo? The Fairtrade certification system covers a lot of products and raw materials, but does not include rubber. Natural rubber (latex is natural rubber in liquid form) is one of the commodities that is often traded on the world market below the cost of production. The
A fair trade premium: what exactly is that? When one speaks of fair trade, it is often mentioned that a higher price is paid to the producers of the raw materials which helps them to improve their living standards. Also the optional prefinancing for specific purchases is a key aspect of the system. Moreover, it
In cooperation with pro familia NRW: FAIR SQUARED condoms for sex education As a socially responsible company we have for years employed fair trade criteria in our dealings with rubber producers in the rubber growing regions. In Germany, too, social causes matter to us and we engage wherever we can. That’s why we are cooperating
Period Cup does and don’ts You’ve decided to give the period cup a try. You may have heard good things about it from a friend or you might have read positive online reviews. Congratulations! With the following tips you’ll hopefully soon be a happy Period Cup user, too. Finding the right size Spoilt for choice?