Sustainable Beauty Awards, 24th October 2024, Paris

Sustainable Ingredient

Recognising Sustainable Solutions

This award gives recognition to new ingredients with sustainability features that make a significant difference to cosmetic / personal care products. The sustainable ingredient makes a difference in some of the following areas:

  • Lower Environmental Impact: Reduced environmental footprint which can be via production method, processing techniques, application, etc.
  • Source: The feedstock or raw materials have sustainability credentials
  • Ethical & Social Features: this can be through ethical partnerships local sourcing, social premium, etc.


  • Ingredient brings sustainability benefits
  • Current applications in cosmetic / personal care products
  • Launched within the last three years

Judging Criteria:

  • Application: How it improves the sustainability profile of cosmetic or personal care products.
  • Market Relevance: The ingredient meets the needs of customers & the market
  • Innovation: Some innovation involved
  • Impact: Makes a significant difference in terms of environmental, social, and / or ethical impact


  • Industry Recognition: Get wider recognition of your sustainability credentials
  • Competitive Advantage: Stand out from your rivals by highlighting your sustainability award
  • Marketing: Communicate your winning achievement to distribution partners and customers.
  • New Customers: Garner new customers by communicating your sustainability award

2024 Awards Timeline:
Key dates will be announced in June 2024.

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