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  • Overall approach
    6/10
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      3/4
      Overall commitment
      Zero deforestation/Deforestation-free commitment or, for timber, pulp & paper companies only, commitment to well implemented harvest and no deforestation of HCV & HCS areas
      3/4
      "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025."
    • Signatory to an initiative tackling deforestation
      1/1
      Signatory
      Yes
      1/1
      If Other Initiative, specify: The Capitals Coalition

      Which initiatives?: World Business Council for Sustainable Development Forest Solutions Group; UN Global Compact
      "Natura &Co is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, [...] Andrea Alvares, Natura’s Chief Brand, Innovation, International and Sustainability Officer, is a member of the executive committee of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD),"
    • Awareness of the value of forests
      1/1
      Awareness
      Yes
      1/1
      "Turning our attention to the planet, faced with climate changes that threaten us with devastating impacts, in November 2021, we participated in COP26, in Glasgow. [...] keeping the Amazon forest alive is a condition necessary to achieve the climate targets it sets out. In addition to making every effort to articulate collective efforts to revert deforestation in the region by 2025, we prioritized the urgent need for the development and application of nature-based solutions that promote the regeneration of areas with high potential to remove carbon from the atmosphere."
    • Deforestation as a business risk
      1/1
      Business risk
      Yes
      1/1
      What proportion of revenue that comes from relevant industries is exposed to each forest risk commodity?: NA
      [translation] "We value what the Amazon represents for present and future generations, its different cultures and biodiversity. (...) The science is clear: we have 10 years to reverse the loss of biodiversity. This is not only a moral obligation for each of us as individuals, but also an economic imperative, as businesses depend on nature to thrive."
    • High-level management of deforestion
      0/1
    • Executive compensation linked to deforestation
    • Target to reduce emissions from land-use change
      0/1
    • Reporting on emissions from land-use change
      0/1
    • Disclosure of conservation activity
      Conservation disclosure
      Yes
      0/0
      How many hectares of conservation area are being supported or facilitated by the company on land it does not own or manage?: 2 million ha
      [translation] "2million hectares of Amazonian rainforest conserved"
    • Disclosure of reforestation activity
    • Target to reduce emissions in scope 1/2
      Reduce emissions
      Yes
      0/0
      Type of climate target: Net-zero emissions

      What is the target date for the company to achieve their climate target?: 2030

      Is this target aligned with/verified by SBTi?: No
      Target: by 2030 "Become Net Zero, delivering 1.5°C 20 years ahead of UN Commitment [...] We are in the process of submitting our science-based targets to SBTi and we expect to receive their approval in the coming months."
  • Commodity score
    18/90
    • Palm oil
      19/90
      • Commitment Strength
        7/17
        • Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
          7/9.5
          • Commitment details
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            Which certification schemes are used?: RSPO

            When was this commitment set?: NA
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            What actions or steps are identified for time-bound implementation?: full traceability/ RSPO certification by 2025
            "Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains by 2025: Palm Oil (RSPO)"
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/7.5
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
          • Target date
            Post 2050 or no target date
            0/1
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
      • Associated Human Rights Abuses
        6/17
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          Details of commitment: ILO; UNGP; UN Declaration for HR; Discrimination; Forced labour; Child labour; Freedom of association

          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: Their suppliers
          " Natura & Co and its suppliers and is derived from internationally recognised standards, such as the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Labour Organisation Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work and the United Nations Global Compact Global Supplier Code of Conduct...Global Supplier Code of Conduct: Forced, bonded and involuntary labour is strictly forbidden [..]. Natura & Co has zero tolerance for child labour [...] working hours, regular or overtime, must comply with all valid laws, regulations and collective agreements [...] suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times... suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers will provide their workers with a safe and hygienic working environment [...] Suppliers will comply with all applicable local laws, regulations and standards relating to freedom of association and participation in labour unions"
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/2
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/2
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          0.5/2
          Global Supplier Code of Conduct: "Suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times [...] suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers should be committed to non-discrimination and promoting gender equality"
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/1
        • Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: Tier 1
          "Suppliers shall acquire land and real estate with the free, prior and informed consent of all communities, when applicable. Suppliers shall respect the rights of communities and indigenous people to maintain traditional access to land and resources."
        • Commitment to respect customary rights to land, resources, and territory
          No
          0/3
        • Zero-tolerance approach to violence and threats
          No
          0/3
      • Implementation and Reporting
        7/56
        • Reporting proportion of compliant volumes
          0/0
        • Reporting is independently verified
          Yes, using a third-party verification scheme or certification scheme
          0/2
        • Suppliers aligned with deforestation commitments across supply chain
          No
          0/3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Jurisdictional approach focused on sustainable land use
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          Yes
          2/2
          Operations assessed to comply with law
          Yes
          2/2
          "Monitoring and reporting: This responsibility will be assigned to a senior representative of the Supplier who, upon Natura & Co's request, shall carry out a self-assessment to ensure compliance with this Code, disclose performance data on key Natura & Co indicators and ensure that such report be true and accurate. Suppliers will develop and implement appropriate internal business policies and processes to ensure compliance with applicable law and the Supplier Code of Conduct and must demonstrate commitment to this Code upon our request. Suppliers are required to report any situation of non-compliance with this Code, when identified, to Natura & Co (...)."
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity sourced/used
          Reporting partial volumes
          2/3
          Report volumes of commodity sourced/used
          Reporting partial volumes
          1.5/3
          What product types/sectors is this in?: Palm, cosmetics

          Reporting non-certified/non-compliant volume: 61.08%

          Reporting certified/compliant volume: 38.92%

          What is the non-DCF commodity volume sourced from known production areas, and proportion of total supply chain volume this represents?: NA

          Total volume: 58257.0 tonnes
          Their latest RSPO ACOP is from 2020 and reports that 38.92% of their palm oil is certified.
        • Monitor compliance for labour rights and FPIC
          No
          0/5
        • Monitor compliance for zero tolerance approach and customary rights
          No
          0/5
        • Downstream: Reporting suppliers
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Reporting hectares of deforestation
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
          Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          No engagement or exclusion
          0/2
          Does the company commit to engage with rightsholders, Indigenous peoples and local communities when developing the implementation plan?: No

          Does the company engage non-compliant indirect suppliers in order to address and remedy non-compliance?: Yes

          Does the company work with the non-compliant supplier to develop an implementation plan to remedy associated harms or non-compliance?: Yes

          What criteria does the policy specify for blacklisting or exclusion?: "If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."

          What type of support does the company offer to its suppliers to help them achieve compliance with commitments?: corrective plan
          The supplier Code of Conduct stipulates that "Critical Materials Natura &Co has a commitment to full traceability and/or certification of 6 critical material supply chains by 2025 – palm, paper, cotton, ethanol, mica and soya. Suppliers of finished goods, raw ingredients or other products that contain critical materials must provide accurate traceability and certification information to Natura &Co on request and comply with the requirements of the applicable third-party certification standards for critical materials in their own operations and supply chains. [...] if a non-compliance situation with this Code is identified by an internal or external audit, assessment, inspection or investigation, Natura &Co may require the Supplier to implement a Corrective Plan or Remediation plan, which may be prepared in collaboration with Natura &Co and should include a reasonable implementation timeline. The Supplier, when part of a Corrective Plan, will carry out its own necessary remediation efforts. If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Pulp & Paper
      18/90
      • Commitment Strength
        7/17
        • Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
          7/9.5
          • Commitment details
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            What paper/pulp product does their commitment apply to?: Paper products

            Which certification schemes are used?: FSC

            When was this commitment set?: NA
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            What actions or steps are identified for time-bound implementation?: 100% FSC certified
            "Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains by 2025:[...] Paper (FSC)" [...] On p.108 of their 2022 Annual Report they state that in 2021 85.3% of their paper is certified.
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/7.5
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
          • Target date
            Post 2050 or no target date
            0/1
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
      • Associated Human Rights Abuses
        6/17
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          Details of commitment: ILO; UNGP; UN Declaration for HR; Discrimination; Forced labour; Child labour; Freedom of association

          Other workers' rights commitments: Guaranteed safe and healthy workspaces

          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: All suppliers
          " Natura & Co and its suppliers and is derived from internationally recognised standards, such as the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Labour Organisation Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work and the United Nations Global Compact Global Supplier Code of Conduct...Global Supplier Code of Conduct: Forced, bonded and involuntary labour is strictly forbidden [..]. Natura & Co has zero tolerance for child labour [...] working hours, regular or overtime, must comply with all valid laws, regulations and collective agreements [...] suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times... suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers will provide their workers with a safe and hygienic working environment [...] Suppliers will comply with all applicable local laws, regulations and standards relating to freedom of association and participation in labour unions"
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/2
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/2
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          0.5/2
          Global Supplier Code of Conduct: "Suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times [...] suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers should be committed to non-discrimination and promoting gender equality"
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/1
        • Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: Supply chains
          "Suppliers shall acquire land and real estate with the free, prior and informed consent of all communities, when applicable. Suppliers shall respect the rights of communities and indigenous people to maintain traditional access to land and resources."
        • Commitment to respect customary rights to land, resources, and territory
          No
          0/3
        • Zero-tolerance approach to violence and threats
          No
          0/3
      • Implementation and Reporting
        6/56
        • Reporting proportion of compliant volumes
          0/0
        • Reporting is independently verified
          No
          2/2
          Reporting is independently verified
          No
          2/2
          "Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains by 2025:[...] Paper (FSC)" [...] On p.108 of their 2022 Annual Report they state that in 2021 85.3% of their paper is certified. But, they also state that "2021 total weight of wood paper fiber packaging (tons) 16.032 [...] 2021 % of wood/paper that is from recycled and/or certified material 20.1% "
        • Suppliers aligned with deforestation commitments across supply chain
          No
          0/3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Jurisdictional approach focused on sustainable land use
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          No
          0/2
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity sourced/used
          Reporting partial volumes
          2/3
          Report volumes of commodity sourced/used
          Reporting partial volumes
          1.5/3
          Total volume: NA

          Reporting certified/compliant volume: NA

          Reporting non-certified/non-compliant volume: NA

          What is the non-DCF commodity volume sourced from known production areas, and proportion of total supply chain volume this represents?: NA

          What product types/sectors is this in?: paper, fiber packaging
          In their Annual report they state that "2021 total weight of wood paper fiber packaging (tons) 16.032 [...] 2021 % of wood/paper that is from recycled and/or certified material 20.1% " But on p.108 of their 2022 Annual Report they state that in 2021 85.3% of their paper is certified.
        • Monitor compliance for labour rights and FPIC
          No
          0/5
        • Monitor compliance for zero tolerance approach and customary rights
          No
          0/5
        • Downstream: Reporting suppliers
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Reporting hectares of deforestation
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers with a time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/2
          Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers with a time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/2
          Does the company commit to engage with rightsholders, Indigenous peoples and local communities when developing the implementation plan?: No

          What type of support does the company offer to its suppliers to help them achieve compliance with commitments?: corrective plan

          Does the company engage non-compliant indirect suppliers in order to address and remedy non-compliance?: Yes

          Does the company work with the non-compliant supplier to develop an implementation plan to remedy associated harms or non-compliance?: Yes

          What criteria does the policy specify for blacklisting or exclusion?: "If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."
          The supplier Code of Conduct stipulates that "Critical Materials Natura &Co has a commitment to full traceability and/or certification of 6 critical material supply chains by 2025 – palm, paper, cotton, ethanol, mica and soya. Suppliers of finished goods, raw ingredients or other products that contain critical materials must provide accurate traceability and certification information to Natura &Co on request and comply with the requirements of the applicable third-party certification standards for critical materials in their own operations and supply chains. [...] if a non-compliance situation with this Code is identified by an internal or external audit, assessment, inspection or investigation, Natura &Co may require the Supplier to implement a Corrective Plan or Remediation plan, which may be prepared in collaboration with Natura &Co and should include a reasonable implementation timeline. The Supplier, when part of a Corrective Plan, will carry out its own necessary remediation efforts. If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
    • Soy *
      17/90
      • Commitment Strength
        7/17
        • Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
          7/9.5
          • Commitment details
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            Commodity-specific deforestation commitment
            Zero-gross deforestation
            4/6
            Does the company commitment also explicitly apply to hidden/indirect soy?: No

            When was this commitment set?: NA

            Which certification schemes are used?: RTRS
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            Yes
            2/2
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            Target date
            2025
            0.8/1
            What actions or steps are identified for time-bound implementation?: certification and full traceability
            "Foster collective efforts towards zero deforestation by 2025. Full traceability and/or certification for critical supply chains including palm, paper, soy, and alcohol by 2025"
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
        • Commitment to a traceable supply chain
          0/7.5
          • Commitment details
            No traceability commitment
            0/4
          • Commitment applies to all regions, suppliers and operation
            No
            0/2
          • Target date
            Post 2050 or no target date
            0/1
          • Interim target date
            No
            0/0.5
      • Associated Human Rights Abuses
        6/17
        • Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          Labour rights in the supply chain
          Yes
          3/3
          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: Raw material suppliers

          Details of commitment: ILO; UNGP; UN Declaration for HR; Discrimination; Forced labour; Child labour; Freedom of association
          " Natura & Co and its suppliers and is derived from internationally recognised standards, such as the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Labour Organisation Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work and the United Nations Global Compact Global Supplier Code of Conduct...Global Supplier Code of Conduct: Forced, bonded and involuntary labour is strictly forbidden [..]. Natura & Co has zero tolerance for child labour [...] working hours, regular or overtime, must comply with all valid laws, regulations and collective agreements [...] suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times... suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers will provide their workers with a safe and hygienic working environment [...] Suppliers will comply with all applicable local laws, regulations and standards relating to freedom of association and participation in labour unions"
        • Inclusion of small-scale farmers
          No
          0/2
        • Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          1/2
          Gender equality in the supply chain
          Commitment to address gender related labour rights including discrimination and harassment
          0.5/2
          Global Supplier Code of Conduct: "Suppliers must treat workers with dignity, equality and respect at all times [...] suppliers will not tolerate any form of discrimination in hiring, compensation, training or promotion based on race, caste, national origin, religion, age, retirement, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, health status, pregnancy, union membership or political affiliation [...] suppliers should be committed to non-discrimination and promoting gender equality"
        • Commitment to remediation
          No
          0/1
        • Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          Commitment to test Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          Yes, the company commits to test for FPIC prior to acquiring new interests, developments, or expansions
          2/3
          How far back in the supply chain does this commitment apply?: Raw material suppliers
          "Suppliers shall acquire land and real estate with the free, prior and informed consent of all communities, when applicable. Suppliers shall respect the rights of communities and indigenous people to maintain traditional access to land and resources."
        • Commitment to respect customary rights to land, resources, and territory
          No
          0/3
        • Zero-tolerance approach to violence and threats
          No
          0/3
      • Implementation and Reporting
        5/56
        • Reporting proportion of compliant volumes
          0/0
        • Reporting is independently verified
          No
          0/2
        • Suppliers aligned with deforestation commitments across supply chain
          No
          0/3
        • Deforestation cut off date
          No
          0/2
        • Collaborative actions
          No
          0/2
        • Jurisdictional approach focused on sustainable land use
          No
          0/2
        • Risk assessments for forest risk
          No
          0/2
        • Operations assessed to comply with law
          Yes
          2/2
          Operations assessed to comply with law
          Yes
          2/2
          "Monitoring and reporting: This responsibility will be assigned to a senior representative of the Supplier who, upon Natura & Co's request, shall carry out a self-assessment to ensure compliance with this Code, disclose performance data on key Natura & Co indicators and ensure that such report be true and accurate. Suppliers will develop and implement appropriate internal business policies and processes to ensure compliance with applicable law and the Supplier Code of Conduct and must demonstrate commitment to this Code upon our request. Suppliers are required to report any situation of non-compliance with this Code, when identified, to Natura & Co (...)."
        • Accessible grievance mechanism
          No
          0/4
        • Report volumes of commodity sourced/used
          No reporting
          0/3
        • Monitor compliance for labour rights and FPIC
          No
          0/5
        • Monitor compliance for zero tolerance approach and customary rights
          No
          0/5
        • Downstream: Reporting suppliers
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Monitor compliance in supply chain
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Reporting hectares of deforestation
          No
          0/4
        • Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers with a time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/2
          Downstream: Engagement with non-compliant suppliers
          Engage with suppliers with a time-bound threat of exclusion
          2/2
          Does the company commit to engage with rightsholders, Indigenous peoples and local communities when developing the implementation plan?: No

          Does the company engage non-compliant indirect suppliers in order to address and remedy non-compliance?: No

          What type of support does the company offer to its suppliers to help them achieve compliance with commitments?: corrective plan

          What criteria does the policy specify for blacklisting or exclusion?: "If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."

          Does the company work with the non-compliant supplier to develop an implementation plan to remedy associated harms or non-compliance?: Yes
          The supplier Code of Conduct stipulates that "Critical Materials Natura &Co has a commitment to full traceability and/or certification of 6 critical material supply chains by 2025 – palm, paper, cotton, ethanol, mica and soya. Suppliers of finished goods, raw ingredients or other products that contain critical materials must provide accurate traceability and certification information to Natura &Co on request and comply with the requirements of the applicable third-party certification standards for critical materials in their own operations and supply chains. [...] if a non-compliance situation with this Code is identified by an internal or external audit, assessment, inspection or investigation, Natura &Co may require the Supplier to implement a Corrective Plan or Remediation plan, which may be prepared in collaboration with Natura &Co and should include a reasonable implementation timeline. The Supplier, when part of a Corrective Plan, will carry out its own necessary remediation efforts. If the Supplier fails to meet the terms defined in the Corrective Plan, Natura &Co may curtail or terminate the business relationship."
        • Downstream: Disclosure of non-compliant suppliers
          No disclosure
          0/2
  • * commodity scores for which a company is not a powerbroker are given half the weighting of other commodities in total scores

  • Commitment strength
    7/17
    Avg. score
  • Implementation and Reporting
    6/56
    Avg. score
  • Associated Human Rights Abuses
    6/17
    Avg. score

Profile

Natura&Co is a cosmetics company active throughout South America and which also has a consumer base in France. Its products range from make-up to fragrances and hair products, which exposes the company to forest risk commodities such as palm oil and soy. Natura&Co is one of the largest companies in Brazil for beauty and personal care as well as skin care. Natura&Co is selected as a powerbroker for palm oil and paper packaging and is also assessed for its exposure to soy.

Sector
Industry sector 
Paper Packaging, Personal Products
Segments
Manufacturer, Retailer
HQ
HQ 
Brazil
Company Type
Company type 
CO
Collective Commitments
Consumer Goods Forum member
New York Declaration on Forests signatory

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