YOUR CART
Brand Spotlight: Alaska Glacial Essentials | Read More >

Certification Glossary

We make sure that the claims made by our members are backed by third-party certifications. Here are the certifications we look for and what they mean.

1% for the Planet
Donates Percentage Of Sales To Environmental Nonprofits
B Corp
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
Biodegradable Products Institute
Compostable
Bloom
Positive Impact On The Environment
California Green Business
Avoids Waste, Conserves Energy, Hires Local Vendors, Prevents Pollution, Recycles Materials, Reduces Water Use, Sustainable Transportation, Uses Non Toxic Cleaners
Canada Organic
Organic
CCOF Organic
Organic
Certified Gluten Free
Gluten Free
CertiPUR-US
Made Without Flame Retardants, Ozone Depleters, Heavy Metals, Formaldehyde, And Phthalates, Reduces Emissions
Choose Cruelty Free
Cruelty Free
Climate Neutral
Limits Carbon Emissions, Zero Net Carbon Emissions
Climate Partner
Climate Neutral
ECOCERT
Sustainable
EWG Verified
Made With Safe Ingredients
Fair for Life
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
Fair Rubber
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
Fair Trade Certified
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
Fair Trade Federation
Ethically Sourced, Responsibly Packaged, Sustainable
Fairtrade International
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
FDA Registered
Made With Safe Ingredients
FSC
Ethically Sourced, Respects Forest Protection And Preservation, Sustainable
Global Organic Latex Standard
Organic
Global Organic Textile Standard
Ethically Sourced, Organic, Responsibly Packaged, Sustainable
Global Recycled Standard
Verifies Recycled Content Of Products (Both Finished And Intermediate) And Verifies Responsible Social, Environmental And Chemical Practices In Production
Green America
Ethically Sourced, Sustainable
Greenguard Gold Certification
Safe For Sensitive Individuals
Green Seal
Made With Safe Ingredients, Sustainable
ISO 14001
Implements Environmental Management Systems
ISO 9001
Meets Customer And Regulatory Requirements
Leaping Bunny
Cruelty Free
Made Safe
Made With Safe Ingredients
National Minority Supplier Development Council
Over 50% Minority Owned And Controlled
Natrue
Cruelty Free, Made With Natural Ingredients, Non Gmo, Responsibly Packaged, Sustainable
Natural Products Association
Cruelty Free, Made With Natural Ingredients, Made With Safe Ingredients, Sustainable
Non GMO Project
Non Gmo
NSF Non GMO
Non Gmo
NSF Organic
Organic
OK Biodegradable Water
Biodegradable
OK Compost Home
Compostable
On The Planet
Climate Neutral
OTCO
Sustainable
PEFC
Respects Forest Protection And Preservation
PETA - Approved Vegan
Vegan
PETA Cruelty Free
Cruelty Free
PETA Cruelty Free and Vegan
Cruelty Free, Vegan
Rainforest Alliance
Conserves Biodiversity, Conserves Natural Resources, Ethically Sourced
SA8000 Standard
Ethically Sourced
Safer Choice
Made With Safe Ingredients, Responsibly Packaged
Standard 100 by OEKO-TEX®
Made With Safe Ingredients
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Respects Forest Protection And Preservation
Sustainable Packaging Coalition
Responsibly Packaged
The Vegan Society
Vegan
Think Dirty
Made With Safe Ingredients
UEBT
Ethically Sourced
USDA Certified Biobased Product
Biobased
USDA Organic
Organic
U. S. Zero Waste Business Council
Zero Waste
Vegan
Cruelty Free, Vegan
WBENC
Over 50% Owned And Led By Women