tagua microbeads

What are microplastics and where do they come from?

By |2019-11-08T22:04:21+00:00noviembre 8th, 2019|corozo powder, microbeads tagua, Powder Tagua, tagua microbeads, Tagua Natural White Exfoliant, Tagua Powder|

Microplastics are tiny pieces of plastic material whose size is usually less than 5 millimeters. They can be divided into two categories:Primary microplastics Small particles thrown directly into the environmentIt is estimated that they represent between 15% and 31% of microplastics in the oceans35% of primary microplastics come from washing synthetic clothesAbrasion of tires in [...]

Cosmetics use plastics and pollute

By |2019-11-07T21:49:39+00:00noviembre 7th, 2019|cosmetic raw ingredients, scrubs, tagua, tagua microbeads, Tagua Natural White Exfoliant|

The soap with which you wash your face, the detergent with which you wash your clothes or your toothpaste are also a danger to the environment. By using these products, the plastic microparticles that compose them end up in the oceans and pollute them as much as any bottle, tetrabrick or plastic bag. Every time [...]

Vegetable Naturbeads

By |2019-11-07T20:38:54+00:00noviembre 7th, 2019|Microbeads Banned, tagua microbeads, Tagua Natural White Exfoliant|

Plastic microbeads were banned in shower gels and toothpaste in the United Kingdom last year, but they could still be hidden in your sunscreen or lipstick. Now, the start up Naturbeads, in collaboration with the University of Bath, is working with several companies to replace the microplastics present in these products with biodegradable microbeads of [...]

Environmentally friendly alternatives to microplastics for cosmetics

By |2019-11-06T23:21:32+00:00noviembre 6th, 2019|phytelephas aequatorialis, tagua, tagua microbeads, Tagua Natural White Exfoliant|

One of the main environmental problems is the presence of microplastics from cosmetic products in natural environments such as marine. The German institute Fraunhofer investigates new alternatives to microplastics, environmentally friendly, for this type of applications. 01/15/2018 Despite their environmental impact, microplastics are still used in personal care and cosmetic products. In this sense, tiny [...]

Scrub-tagua

By |2017-12-05T13:41:58+00:00noviembre 6th, 2017|corozo, corozo nut, microbeads, microbeads corozo, microbeads tagua, microspheres, phytelephas aequatorialis, scrubs, tagua, tagua microbeads, tagua nut, タグア|

The Scrub-tagua component combines an eco-responsible natural alternative with the replacement of polyethylene microbeads. The small plastic beads end their career in nature and more in the oceans. A subtle and catastrophic pollution. 100% renewable and also excellent biodegradability, Scrub tagua is safe for the environment. 100% Organic Eco-responsible, Tagua Microbeads are natural from plant [...]

microbeads alternatives

By |2017-12-21T14:15:56+00:00octubre 27th, 2017|microbeads, microbeads corozo, microbeads tagua, microspheres, phytelephas aequatorialis, scrubs, tagua, tagua microbeads, Uncategorized|

This prohibition must be seen by brands as an opportunity to differentiate themselves from the competition, achieving the desired added value of being "eco-friendly". For sure, all the brands of comésticos are already investigating a replacement for this harmful component of their products. Innovation and creativity will prevail in this task of the R & [...]

microbeads organic tagua, alternative to microbeads plastics

By |2017-10-19T15:26:39+00:00octubre 19th, 2017|corozo, corozo powder, microbeads, microbeads tagua, scrubs, tagua, tagua microbeads, tagua raw nut|

Microspheres or microparticles (microbeads) are a subgroup within the group of microplastics. They are granules of very small size, between 0.1 micrometers (μm) to 5 millimeters (mm), round or irregular in shape, the purpose of which is to abrasive effect . These are widely used in cleaning products personal and beauty, making up to 10% [...]

exfoliators endanger the oceans

By |2017-09-26T16:20:00+00:00septiembre 20th, 2017|tagua microbeads|

What are these plastic particles? These persistent and tiny plastic fragments are made from synthetic polymers such as polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP), the names of which can be seen on product labels. They are used as an exfoliating or abrasive material and can be perfectly between 5% and 10% of the volume of our [...]

tagua microbeads

By |2017-09-15T22:44:39+00:00septiembre 14th, 2017|tagua microbeads|

Tagua Nut as a natural sustainable exfoliation ingredient to replace plastic microbeads. The global market for organic products is growing, an increase of 10 percent is expected by 2021. The care of the skin and the hair are the lines with greater potential. The changing lifestyle of consumers and the benefits of natural cosmetics are booming the [...]