foaming hand wash

foaming at the mouth, bad. foaming at the sink, fun.

foamy stuff. it’s just one of those things that everybody likes. kind of like marshmallows and puppies, but without all the calories and obedience classes. so pump, lather, smile and the next thing you know your hands are soft and clean. what’s not to love? especially when the formula is biodegradable, naturally derived and contains no dirty ingredients.

orange ginger

oranges. they’re great for juice, frozen desserts and cleaning. when we paired fresh oranges with a little zesty ginger, it resulted in this light, energizing fragrance that smells so good, you’ll want to squeeze it. that’s no pulp.

ingredientwhat it doesenvironmental + health summarylearn more
aloe barbadensis extractmoisturizerbiodegrades readily; sourced from aloe vera plants
citric acidoptimizes pH levelsbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sugars such as corn
cocamidopropyl betainesurfactant (cleaning agent)biodegrades readily; derived from plant oils such as coconut; low skin irritation
colorantcolorantultimately degradable + not accumulative in the environment; made from synthetic materialsfree of heavy metals or other dirty ingredients
fragrance (parfum)fragranceblended composition is partly essential oils + partly synthetic ingredientsfree of phthalates, NPEs + other dirty ingredients; non-toxic in use, free of carcinogens + tested for skin irritation + allergies
glycerinmoisturizerbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sources; not irritating to skin
methylchoroisothiazolinonepreservative - prevents bacterial growthinherently biodegradable; made from synthetic materials; low skin + eye irritation
methylisothiazolinonepreservative - prevents bacterial growthinherently biodegradable; made from synthetic materials; low skin + eye irritation
sodium chloridethickenerderived from abundant mineral sources; the same material as table salt; safe for people (unless too much is eaten on potato chips)
sodium citrateoptimizes pH levelsbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sugars such as corn; not irritating to skin
sodium lauryl sulfatesurfactant (cleaning agent)biodegrades readily; derived from coconut + palm oils; low skin irritation in use
tocopheryl acetate (Vitamin E)moisturizerbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sources
updated 09/20/14
water (aqua)diluent + solventdeionized for purity; extracted from abundant source

all of method’s ingredients are comprehensively assessed by a leading research firm to ensure their safety for people and the environment. you can find a list of all our ingredients here. please contact us if you’d like more details on an ingredient, or visit MBDC to read more about the assessment process.