After we noticed the theme for Earth Day 2022, we already felt proud. Along with your assist, we’re regularly investing our income again into the planet, with the purpose of defending and enhancing the Earth’s future. Allow us to inform you how!
As you already know, we’re a vegan, cruelty-free model that’s dedicated to being a pressure for good past magnificence in all the things we do. Our Infinite Goal is to create a more healthy, greener, extra empowered world. From sustainably sourcing our elements and by no means testing on animals, to planting hundreds of bushes and funding schooling with each buy, we’re breaking information left, proper, and centre. However there’s one factor we don’t do at Tropic – and that’s relaxation on our laurels. We’re all the time striving to be and do higher. A lot of our onerous work isn’t seen but, so we needed to take this chance to share how we’ve been investing in our planet – this 12 months and past. Along with your continued help, we’ve been in a position to set some extremely spectacular pledges – all within the title of leaving our valuable Earth in a greater state than we discovered it. Thanks on your continued help and generosity. A brighter future wouldn’t be attainable with out you!
To create a planet that’s more healthy, we work onerous to ensure our bestselling Mama and Little Tropic vary is COSMOS-certified. This certification confirms that 95 per cent (or extra!) of the agricultural elements in a product are from natural fields, sustainably sourced, not examined on animals, and free from artificial fertilisers. So, not solely are they wholesome on your pores and skin, however for the planet too! The truth is, we’re all the time taking a look at methods we are able to use extra natural elements, as a result of natural fields sequester extra carbon and have decrease emissions, which suggests they actually assist us go the additional mile to create a more healthy planet.
In our quest to spice up the well being of our planet, we ensure that all the merchandise we manufacture at our HQ are made with 100% renewable power. Plus, we’re additionally serving to to fund 16 wind generators in Guatemala, offering 20,000 properties with cleaner, planet-protective power. Take that, fossil fuels!
For 4 years operating, we’ve been an authorized CarbonNeutral® firm – and final 12 months, our carbon footprint was even decrease than in 2020! With the intention of heading additional on this path, we’re persevering with to put money into double offsetting our emissions. We’ve already recognized methods to make this occur, equivalent to inspecting how we import all our elements, and taking a look at how members of the Tropic staff commute to work, with increasingly Borrow Bikes obtainable at HQ! So, watch this house for more healthy staff members and a fair happier planet!
We’re already a landfill-free model, however firstly of the 12 months we additionally introduced that we’ll be halving our use of virgin plastic throughout our core skincare line (the merchandise obtainable in our Skincare Choice) to additional scale back plastic waste. To attain this, we’re introducing extra refillable packaging ideas, in addition to utilizing extra recycled plastic. We’re very excited to disclose the progress we’ve made, which shall be in your palms very quickly…
In addition to going the additional mile to forestall harm to our planet, we additionally accomplice with the Reef Restoration Basis and Forestry England to assist our Earth flourish. This contains funding the restoration of coral on the Nice Barrier Reef, and planting bushes slightly nearer to house within the UK. The truth is, we simply accomplished our purpose of making a Tropic Forest, by planting 7,000 climate-resistant saplings in Queen Elizabeth County Park, Hampshire! These are two superb methods to put money into the way forward for our planet, creating new habitats to guard our valuable wildlife and safeguarding the survival of the pure world.
By the top of this 12 months, we may have donated greater than £2 million to our long-term charity companions, together with United World Colleges, Eden Reforestation Tasks, the Winnie Mabaso Basis, and extra.
These deserving causes all do life-changing, planet-protective work – and we’ll proceed to do all the things we are able to to help their operations and put money into their success.
We already fund United World Colleges in Nepal, Myanmar and Cambodia, and one of many highlights of 2022 shall be opening a brand new one in a village known as Ampandrivotse, Southwest Madagascar. The constructing work is nearly full, and this faculty will deliver schooling to a distant neighborhood for the primary time. What may very well be extra rewarding than investing within the futures of budding little learners?
Lastly, we proceed to accomplice with Provenance – a sustainability platform that independently approves any claims we make concerning the influence of our merchandise. So, you possibly can really feel empowered each time you buy from us. Everytime you click on on a product web page, be sure to take a look at the Proof Factors which spotlight and confirm how every product is making a constructive influence on the planet.
Thanks for serving to to make Tropic what it’s at this time: highly effective, purposeful, planet-protective magnificence. We really feel so proud to have a good time our planet on this annual Earth Day, however know that each single day we’re investing in our Earth – it’s our unending, Infinite Goal.