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Natura recognized for its commitment to sustainable development

For the 7th consecutive year, Canadian company Corporate Knights has recognised Natura as one of the world’s 100 most sustainable companies in its Global 100 ranking.

Natura's production and R&D centre in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil - (...)

Natura’s production and R&D centre in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil - Photo: © Natura

Natura is the only Brazilian cosmetics company to appear in this list. "Each day we have the challenge to be an increasingly responsible company and that is why we are committed to a positive social and environmental impact by 2020," said Marcelo Alonso, Sustainable Development Director at Natura.

Natura is the only Brazilian cosmetics company to appear in the Global 100 (...)

Natura is the only Brazilian cosmetics company to appear in the Global 100 ranking - Photo: © Premium Beauty Media

The Global 100 is determined using 12 quantitative sustainability indicators, including the amount of revenue companies generate per unit of energy consumed, the ratio of CEO to average worker pay and per cent of taxes paid, the number of women in management positions, the innovation capacity, among others.

The Global 100 is determined using 12 quantitative sustainability (...)

The Global 100 is determined using 12 quantitative sustainability indicators - Photo : © Premium Beauty Media

"Global 100 companies demonstrate ambition and achievement on a broad spectrum of indicators. Striving to make the world a better place, they are where people want to work, firms we want to buy from and invest in for the long term," said Toby Heaps, CEO of Corporate Knights.

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