Many skin care products contain genetically modified ingredients. These are largely corn and soy derivatives, which have not been proven safe. Non-GMO Project offers North America’s only third-party verification and labeling for non-GMO food and products. RAW ELEMENTS USA is the only US Sunscreen brand whose entire line is Non-GMO Project Verified.
The Natural Products Association developed the Natural Standard and Certification for Personal Care Products – a set of guidelines that dictate whether a product can be deemed truly “natural”. These include Natural Ingredients, Safety, Responsibility & Sustainability.
Every year the Environmental Working Group rates sunscreens according to their efficacy and safety. EWG breaks down and rates every ingredient both active and inactive. RAW ELEMENTS USA is proud to have achieved a #1 rating five years in a row.
Leaping Bunny is the only internationally recognized symbol guaranteeing consumers that no new animal tests were used in the development of any product displaying it. Consumers are more likely to trust products not tested on animals with third-party seals of approval.
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics works to eliminate dangerous chemicals linked to adverse health impacts from cosmetics and personal care products. Many of the skin care products people slather on their bodies include toxins, hormone disruptors, allergens, and cancer-causing ingredients. RAW ELEMENTS USA is a Champion Status Signer, committed to the safest ingredients.
EWG's Sun Safety campaign grew out of a year-long series of meetings and discussions among EWG staff, independent scientists, researchers, dermatologists and companies with an interest in sun protection. RAW ELEMENTS USA is a founding brand in the EWG Sun Safety Coalition.
All of RAW ELEMENTS USA products are mixed, filled and packaged domestically in the USA.