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Nivea

Beiersdorf

our verdict

This brand is not cruelty free. Many Ingredients used are questionable and not earth friendly. zoobop suggests using clean, green, cruelty free alternatives which are good for you and the planet.

1.7

Very poor

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why this score ?

Nivea is not clean.

1.5

Very poor

Criteria

synthetic free

naturally derived

organic certified

Ingredients used in products can be toxic to humans. Please tap the icons for more details under each criteriato understand why.

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1.5

Very poor

Hazard index: according to global standards. Please tap the ingredients to know more

7-10

potential human toxins.

3-6

moderate human toxins.

1-2

low or no human toxins

  • NO
  • YES
  • UNCLEAR
  • NOT ALL

synthetic free

Some products contain Fragrance~, Colour~, Propyl Paraben, Methyl Paraben, Ethyl Paraben, Oxybenzone, Octinoxate, Butane, Lilial, Talc, M.I.T, B.H.T, M.C.I, S.L.S, S.L.E.S, B.H.T, P.E.Gs~, PPGs~, Benzyl Salicylate~, Coumarin~, Isobutane, Alcohol Denat, P.G, C.A.P.B~, Carbomer, C.A.P.B~, Benzyl Benzoate~, Citral~, Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, EDTA

~can be natural/ synthetic derived

naturally derived

Some products contain Fragrance~, Colour~, P.E.Gs~, PPGs~, Benzyl Salicylate~, Coumarin~, Paraffin Oil, Paraffinum Liquidum, Petrolatum Liquid, Petroleum Oil, White Mineral Oil And White Oil which are all mineral oils.">Mineral Oil, Geraniol, Mica*, Palm Oil Derivatives*, Shea Butter**, C.A.P.B~, Benzyl Benzoate~, Citral~, Citronellol, Linalool, Limonene, Paraffin

~can be natural/ synthetic derived
*Sustainable & ethically sourced. Parent brand is part of responsible mica initiative and RSPO for sustainable palm oil
To know more about Mica and how it can be unethically sourced, watch this post, https://www.zoobop.com/post-detail.aspx?id=4

**we have asked for clarity on fair trade source

organic certified

Nivea is not green.

1.5

Very poor

Criteria

earth safe

recycle material

Ingredients used in products are eco pollutants.Brand's recycling policies are poor and not green. Please tap the icons for more details under each criteriato understand why.

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1.5

Very poor

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  • NO
  • YES
  • UNCLEAR
  • NOT ALL

earth safe

Though Parent brand claims to be a responsible sourcer, the ingredients used in products are not earth friendly.
Some products contain Parabens, Oxybenzone, Octinoxate, Palm Oil*, Talc**, B.H.T, S.L.S, S.L.E.S, Mineral Oils, P.E.Gs, VP Copolymer, Acrylates Copolymer(micro plastic)***

*Parent brand member of RSPO ( for sustainable Palm Oil)
To know more about Palm Oil & its impact on forests, wildlife & the environment, check this post https://www.zoobop.com/post-detail.aspx?id=5

**unclear if this is asbestos free / we have asked brand for more information
***not clear if this is water soluble or a micro plastic, we have asked the brand for clarity

It should be noted that, Deodorants in aerosol cans have propellants containing hydrocarbons which contribute to global warming.
CFC-free aerosols too emit the volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which affect the ozone and the environment.

recycle material

Most products are packed in Plastic or Tin
We have asked them for further clarity on their recycling policies and plastic PCR content.

It should be noted that, Deodorants in aerosol cans have propellants containing hydrocarbons which contribute to global warming.
CFC-free aerosols too emit the volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which affect the ozone and the environment.

Parent brand has partnered with TerraCycle® to create recycling programs for all their brands, but in 3rd world countries where these programs are not implemented most empty containers end up in Landfills.

Nivea is not cruelty free.

0.0

Terrible

Criteria

cruelty free

100% vegan

This brand tests on animals when required by law. By testing on animals, brand can no longer be considered vegan friendly.

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0.0

Terrible

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  • NO
  • YES
  • UNCLEAR
  • NOT ALL

cruelty free

On PETA list of brands to avoid
Brand tests on animals when required by law.

100% vegan

By testing on animals brand can no longer be considered vegan friendly.
Some products contain Beeswax, Lanolin, Lactose, Hydrolyzed Pearl, Panthenol~, Glycerin~, Stearic Acid ~, Cetyl Alcohol~, Oleic Acid~, Benzoic Acid~, P.E.G 3~, P.E.G 7~, P.E.G 8~, P.E.G 14~, P.E.G 40~, P.E.G 90~, P.E.G 200~ P.E.G 150~
Amber~~ (Fragrance Note)

~can be plant/ animal/ synthetic derived
~~can be animal/ synthetic derived**
**it always best to write to the brand for more details on an ingredient origin.

Nivea is honest.

5.0

Excellent

Criteria

honesty

Brand has transparent labelling. Complete ingredients used are mentioned on product label / their website.

5.0

Excellent

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  • NO
  • YES
  • UNCLEAR
  • NOT ALL

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