Brussels/Düsseldorf/Frankfurt — Mayer Brown is advising the EcoBeautyScore Consortium, a global group of companies and trade associations in the cosmetic industry that have come together to develop a system for measuring the environmental impact of cosmetic products and communicate it to consumers.
The EcoBeautyScore Consortium currently consists of 36 members including Amorepacific, Babor, Beiersdorf, Colgate-Palmolive, Cosmébio, COSMED, Cosmetic Valley, Cosmetics Europe, cosnova, Coty, The Estée Lauder Companies, Eugène Perma, FEBEA, The Fragrance Creators Association, Henkel, IKW Beauty Care, The International Fragrance Association, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., JUST International AG, Kao, L’Oréal Groupe, LVMH, Nafigate, NAOS, Natrue, Natura &Co, NOHBA, Oriflame, P&G, Paragon Nordic, Puig, PZ Cussons, Shiseido, Sisley, STANPA and Unilever.
Mayer Brown’s Global Chemical Industry Group lead partner Jean-Philippe Montfort (Brussels) coordinates the legal advising team supported by Intellectual Property partner Dr. Ulrich Worm (Frankfurt) and Antitrust & Competition counsel Sarwenaz Kiani (Düsseldorf). Other jurisdictions and capabilities may be engaged as the project expands.
Mayer Brown's global Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) team regularly assists financial institutions, companies, investors and other stakeholders with their ESG and sustainability-related issues and initiatives.