Choose Plastic Negative with Ursa Major Skincare

Clean Skincare Powered By Nature With A Spirit Of Adventure.

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Removing twice as much plastic from nature as we use.

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That Is Our Plastic Negative Promise.

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Our mission is to help more people look, feel and do their best by infusing their skincare - and their lives - with a healthy dose of the great outdoors, while ensuring our business leaves no trace. Becoming Plastic Negative with rePurpose Global is an important step in furthering our commitment to making a net positive contribution to people and the planet.

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How It Works

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1. Measure

Ursa Major Skincare donates a percentage of every product purchase to fund the collection of 26,130 kgs of low-value PP plastic waste from oceans and landfills every year. 

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2. Compensate

Low-value plastic is collected, processed, and reused by TakaTaka Solutions - a waste management service in Kenya that employs and empowers waste pickers to tackle plastic waste.

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3. Reduce

Ursa Major Skincare will work with rePurpose Global to reduce the future use of virgin plastics in their products and build a more circular business and delivery model for their company.

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Taka Taka Solutions waste workers

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Taka Taka Solutions female waste workers
Taka Taka Solutions female waste workers

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Taka Taka Solutions waste worker driving a tractor

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Taka Taka Solutions waste workers

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In Partnership with TakaTaka, Kenya

26,132

KGs of Plastic Waste Diverted

From Oceans and Landfills

150

Waste Workers & Family Members Provided with Additional Income

70

Tons of CO2e Emissions Avoided

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Plastic Offset Project: 

TakaTaka Solutions 

Nairobi, Kenya

Offset Enabler: 

Ursa Major Skincare

Waterbury, USA

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The restorative power of nature is key to everything that we do.

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Ursa Major Skincare's Sustainability Journey

Sustainable Sourcing

Ursa Major Skincare is committed to raising the bar for what it means to be a sustainable skincare company. From its carbon-neutral office to its support of preservation organizations to using only clean, safe ingredients in its products, the brand is dedicated to having a net positive impact on people and the planet.

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An Ongoing Journey

As Ursa Major continuously strives to do be a force for good in the skincare industry, it will be transitioning all of its products out of plastic packaging. Going Plastic Negative with rePurpose Global is only the first step of that journey.

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The Plastic Negative Shift

Through its partnership with rePurpose Global, Ursa Major Skincare has gone Plastic Negative. By doing this, the company is helping finance the removal of twice the amount of plastic they use in their operations and supporting waste workers to fight plastic pollution in their own communities.

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This is how much plastic you waste every year. 

Find out how you can go Plastic Neutral today. 

About rePurpose Global

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rePurpose Global is the world's leading Plastic Action Platform dedicated to reducing waste, reviving lives, and restoring nature's balance. Through our pioneering ecosystem of solutions that span across advisory, action, and advocacy, we help people and companies calculate, reduce, and offset their plastic footprint, while empowering grassroots innovators on the cutting edge of solving for our planet's future.

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