Charlotte Rhys - Our Green Credentials

bwcsaLuxury with a Conscience...

Without compromising our market position as a leading luxury brand, we have a stringent green policy that promotes the protection of natural resources and sustainable development, and commits to reducing negative impact and stress on the planet.

The power of nature is our inspiration and we constantly maintain a fine balance between cutting-edge technology and nature.

We develop all our own formulae at our state-of-the-art factory in Cape Town, using natural, organic and botanical ingredients, many of which are unique to Africa, in accordance with the highest international quality and best practice standards.

  • All our products are biodegradable. Bottles are made from 70% recycled material.
  • All our products are free from harmful chemicals and dyes including SLES/ parabens/ petroleum byproducts, liquid paraffin or petroleum jelly/ PEGS [Poly Ethoxylated Glycols]/animal products or derivatives.
  • All the ingredients used in our products are natural, botanic or organic. We regard environmenal responsibility and sustainability as the most important criteria when pre-selecting raw materials. We use many ingredients that are ubiquitously African such as Baobab Seed Oil, Kalahari Melon Seed Oil and Organic Green Rooibos. and our supply partners for these precious African oils are companies that comply with strict sustainability and fair trade protocols. Indigenous plant material is exclusively sourced through ethical supply chains and has been sustainably wild-harvested by the primary producers, actively protecting biodiversity.
  • Our Beauty Without Cruelty accredited products satisfy the ethical concerns of our customers, while meeting their highest standards and expectations of sophistication, luxury and quality. We are proud of the fact that we are the only South African manufacturer of hotel amenities to have received this significant endorsement, a guarantee that none of our products or their ingredients have been tested on animals.
  • We comply with relevant environmental legislation and are committed to supporting ethical fair trade, and socially responsible practice.