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: Beat the Microbead (2014)
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: company website (2012)
|Rohto Pharmaceutical Co Ltd|
This company received an S&P Global ESG Score of 4/100 in the Pharmaceuticals category of the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment, an annual evaluation of companies' sustainability practices (last updated 7 Feb 2021). The rankings are based on an analysis of corporate economic, environmental and social performance, assessing issues such as corporate governance, risk management, environmental reporting, climate strategy, human rights and labour practices.
Source: S&P Global (2021)
|Subsidiaries||Mentholatum Australasia Pty Ltd|
|Address||Orchard Park, New York, USA|
Products / BrandsMentholatum Australasia
Alpha Keri Skin Care
Deep Heat Topical Pain Relief
Ice Gel Topical Pain Relief
Natural Instinct Skin Care
Natural Instinct Body Wash
Natural Instinct Hand Wash/Sanitiser
Natural Instinct Shampoo
Natural Instinct Sunscreen
Oxy Skin Care
Propovir Lip Care