Saw palm oil code words on my Paul Mitchell Conditioner: cetyl alcohol or stearic alchohol, so I wrote them about it fearing the worst. Here’s their response:
Thank you for your inquiry about whether Paul Mitchell utilizes palm oil.
I hope this answers your question.
YAY! Why don’t all the companies shift to coconut oil — or would end up causing the same deforestation problem, with high conservation value rainforests chopped down for coconut plantatations as opposed to palm oil plantations?
- France’s ‘Nutella amendment’ causes big fat international row (guardian.co.uk)
- General Mills Responds to Palm Oil Inquiry (gettingonmysoapbox.wordpress.com)
- Big job ahead for sustainable palm oil group (eco-business.com)
- Ivory Coast Palm Oil Growers Defend Crop Amid France Tax Plan – Bloomberg (bloomberg.com)