Pharmaceuticals, healthcare and cosmetic products manufacturer
Family owned for 99 years, until 1988 when it was acquired by Rohto Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. of Osaka, Japan.
|Mentholatum Company, Inc.||USA||website|
| Rohto Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
owns 100% of Mentholatum Company, Inc.
|Mentholatum Company, Inc.|
This company uses microbeads in some of its personal care products. These particles are not retained by wastewater treatment so end up in the ocean. While microbeads aren't thought to be a health hazard to consumers, they are a threat to the marine environment.
[Source 2014][More on Oceans]
Skin Deep is an online safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products and their potential hazards and health concerns, with over 69,000 products rated from 1 (low hazard) to 10 (high hazard).
[Source 2016][More on Product Safety]
The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010 (SB 657) requires companies operating in California to disclose their efforts to eradicate slavery and human trafficking from their direct supply chains. Follow the link to see this company's disclosure statement.
[Source 2012][More on Workers Rights]
|Rohto Pharmaceutical Co Ltd|
|Company Structure||Wholly-owned subsidiary|
|Subsidiaries||Mentholatum Australasia Pty Ltd|
|Address||Orchard Park, New York, USA|
Products / BrandsMentholatum Australasia
Alpha Keri Skin Care
Deep Heat Balm
Ice Gel Balm
Natural Instinct Skin Care
Natural Instinct Bodywash/Shower Gel
Natural Instinct Hand Wash/Sanitiser
Natural Instinct Shampoo
Natural Instinct Sunscreen
Oxy Skin Care
Propovir Lip Care