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Are Bar Soaps in California Ethical

Are Bar Soaps in California Ethical

What does RSPO certified sustainable palm oil mean? It means that they are grown and certified against the RSPO principles and criteria. These stringent sustainability criteria relate to social, environmental and economic good practice.Recently after visiting an upscale resort in Dana Point California, I was surprised to see their room soaps stated on the box that they were made with rice bran oil. This is an alternative oil option for soap making when sustainable coconut oil or palm oil aren't available. After reading the ingredient posted on the opposite side of the box, I realized the soaps first ingredient was tallowate....

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Bar Soaps in California Are Not Lost

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Bar Soaps in California Are Not Lost

Bar Soaps in California Minimize Your Carbon Footprint!

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Ditching Plastic Bottles But Does Bar Soap Carry Bacteria?

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Ditching Plastic Bottles But Does Bar Soap Carry Bacteria?

The Truth About Bar Soap!

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California Lawmakers Plan to Ban Hotel Size Shampoo Bottles

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California Lawmakers Plan to Ban Hotel Size Shampoo Bottles

It appears that California State Assembly members have begun a trajectory to ban complimentary bottles of shampoo and conditioner offered at hotels and resorts across the state, arguing that they are terrible for the environment. This means that under the proposed legislation, lodging sites across the state, including vacation rentals, would be prohibited from providing guests with any small plastic bottle containing a personal care product. Doing so could impose penalties of up to $500 per violation.What does this mean for Costa Californica? It means we will have began efforts to manufacture a hotel size shampoo bar and will continue...

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Why Soap Bars Are Better for The Environment

Why Soap Bars Are Better for The Environment

Don't you believe the switch to body wash and bottled liquid soap is preferable? I would answer that the preference is obviously in the hands of the end user, and that it is solely an individuals decision. However, when you think of the repercussion that one single decision can have on everything around you, it begs the question do we realize how our decisions effect others and the environment around us?   Before you decide to determine whether this blog is intended on forcing my opinion on anyone, I will make it clear it is not. I only wish to reinforce the traditional use of bar soaps, and...

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