13 Apr '12, 4pm

The Ecologist meets… Korres co-founder, Lena Korres: [They are] the use of natural and certified organic ingredi...

The Ecologist meets… Korres co-founder, Lena Korres: [They are] the use of natural and certified organic ingredi...

‘Our portfolio currently includes over 500 products, all developed based on four groups of natural and/or organic ingredients,’ says Lena. ‘[They are] herbs with pharmaceutical properties, Greek flora herbs, food ingredients and high-efficacy natural active ingredients.’ But with so many botanicals invoived, why not make the entire range organic? Because it’s not, sighs Lena, as easy as you think. ‘Our philosophy has been built on the most natural formulations available but with safety and effectiveness on top of our agenda. The organic ingredients market is still in its early years of development, making it difficult to source all necessary ingredients needed for our formulations. To improve this, we have formed long term partnerships with organic farmers, local communities and agricultural unions, including amongst others the Mastiha Growers Association of Chios island, ...

Full article: http://www.theecologist.org/green_green_living/health_and...

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theecologist.org 13 Apr '12, 9am

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