By 2030, we will innovate to enable our consumers to reduce the CO2 emissions AND water consumption resulting from the use of our products by 25% compared to 2016, on average and per finished product.
By 2030, 100% of the water used in our industrial processes will be recycled and reused in a loop.
By 2025, all of our sites will have achieved carbon neutrality by improving energy efficiency and using 100% renewable energy.
By 2030, we will evaluate all our formulas thanks to our environmental test platform, to guarantee they are respectful of all aquatic ecosystems, whether continental or coastal.
In 2030, all our strategic suppliers will use water sustainably in the areas where they operate.
We’ve reduced the amount of water used in our plants and distribution centers by 53% compared to 2005, per finished product.
Six of our factories are ”Waterloo factories”, meaning that all the industrial water is retreated, recycled and reused in a loop.
Since 2005 we’ve reduced the CO2 emissions of our plants and distribution centers by 87% in absolute terms compared to 2005, whilst production volume increased by 37% over the same period.
At the end of 2021, L’Oréal had 100 carbon neutral sites (using 100% renewable energy), including 25 factories.
Turn off the shower between shampoos!
2 min shorter shower can save 24 litres of water. If you do this once a week for a year, you will save the equivalent of approximately 4160 drinking glasses of water.
Turn off the tap when cleansing your face!
Having the tap turned off for 3 minutes can save 4 litres of water. If you do this everyday for a year You will save the equivalent amount of water needed to brew approximately 11,648 cups of coffee.
Shower a little colder!
Lowering the temperature by 2 degrees can save the equivalent amount of energy needed to charge a smartphone for 22 hours.
Lower the temperature when cleansing your face!
Lowering the temperature by 2 degrees can save the equivalent amount of energy needed to use a hair straightener for 3 hours.