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An Environmental Management System (EMS) is a set of processes and practices that
enable an organization to reduce its environmental impacts and increase its operating
It helps a company to achieve its environmental goals through consistent control of
The assumption is that this increased control will improve the environmental
performance of the company.
The EMS itself does not dictate a level of environmental performance that must be
achieved; each company's EMS is tailored to the company's business and goals.
Reverse logistics stands for all operations related to the reuse of products and
It is "the process of moving goods” from their typical final destination for the purpose
of capturing value, or proper disposal.
The resource always goes at least one step back in the supply chain.
Annie Leonard is an American Activist and Filmmaker.
She was born in Seattle / Washington and has a graduation on City ad Regional
On 2007, she created and narrated the animated documentary about the life-cycle
of material goods.
Materials economy is a system composed of extraction, production, distribution,
consumption, and disposal.
In nature, one-way linear flows do not long survive. Nor, by extension, can they long
survive in the human economy, that is a part of the earth's ecosystem.
The extraction resources are non-renewable and the disposal systems aren`t feeding
The challenge is to redesign the materials economy so that it is compatible with the
Natura is a Brazilian manufacturer and marketer of beauty products.
The company was founded in 1969, by Luiz Seabra and became a public company,
listed on São Paulo Stock Exchange, in 2004.
The company produces cosmetics, fragrances and personal hygiene items and
employs more than 7000 workers.
The gross profit of 2012 was over USD$2 billions.
Currently the company is the second largest Brazilian cosmetics company by revenue,
after O Boticário.
Sou is a line of personal hygiene and beauty products released by Natura.
It was designed by Natura’s Environmental Management System team.
The project took 4 years and it was released on 2013.
It received the ABRE awards for Sustainability & Packaging
All plastic material were developed and supplied by BASF
The package prevents any leaking
The whole product line uses the same single note scents, avoid any unnecessary
washing process during the production
A single process creates the package, prints the art and fill the contents
Natura’s reverse logistic process was implemented on 2007
It monitors the lifecycle of the natura’s packages
Its main goal is to avoid any environmental impact caused by their products
It returns an average of 125 tons of solid waste per year
The products is sold by half of the price of similar products
The package design and materials are based on environmental sustainability best
The reverse logistics process returns an average of 125 tons of solid waste per year to
be processed and recycled