Here at Meliora Cleaning Products, we always try to source our ingredients locally - but we can’t always get everything directly from our home state of Illinois. This led to the discovery of Century Sun Oil, our friends over in Wisconsin!
With diaper shortages looming during the COVID-19 pandemic, now is a great time to consider switching over to cloth diapers. We talked withGreen Diaper Babies, friends of ours in Chicago, who run a commercial cloth diaper delivery and cleaning service.
We are ridiculously proud to present to you our first-ever Sustainability Report. We have been in business for almost seven years, but this is our first take on encapsulating all of our achievements and processes in one place.
Today we are announcing a temporary suspension of our policy to only manufacture and distribute products that are free of single-use plastics.
We do not take this step lightly and are specifically only using single-use plastics for our newHand Sanitizer, which we're making at our facility during the sanitizer shortage across the USA due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our impact as a product making company isn't just the from the stuff we make that ends up in your home. It's also in the waste we create in the factory.
We realized a long time ago that we weren't going to be able to shove the trash from our production floor into a mason jar, but that didn't stop us from finding ways to track and reduce the waste we create. Here are some ways we've worked to reduce our waste over the last 3 years, and the results of those efforts.