Health Services, Yoga & Meditation

Yoga and meditation on the beach | Credit: Tint

Includes acupuncture; aromatherapy; counselors; dance/ movement teachers and studios; dentists; massage; salons; therapists; yoga teachers and studios

Restored & Protected Environment

Required

  • Health and/or wellness services use the greenest medical and cleaning products available.

  • Working towards reducing packaging and ensuring recyclability of packaging.

  • Detailed and responsible procurement policy for evaluating environmental impacts of products.

Preferred

  • Education or resources for customers on proper use and/or disposal of health or personal care products.

Social & Economic Justice

Required

  • All staff have at least the minimum professional certifications or licensing appropriate to the field as well as senior practitioners on staff.

  • Practices that ensure safety of vitamin and supplement products.

  • Procurement practices and plan for enforcement that at minimum include prohibitions on child labor, forced labor including forced overtime, unsafe working conditions, and gender and ethnic discrimination.

  • Provides for the needs of those with special needs such as allergies or chemical sensitivity, or those with mental or physical disabilities.

Preferred

  • Practices that make their services accessible to underserved communities.

  • Reliable education for community on wellness and how it relates to the products and services provided.