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"We have developed the first organic certified Lanolin worldwide together with our partners Maximo and Alejandro from Fuhrmann Argentina"
presenting our naturamus-team like here: Benjamin Woerz, strategic sourcing of pharmaceuticals and cosmetic raw materials for WALA / naturamus
Benjamin Wörz
sourcing naturamus GmbH

Organic lanolin | wool wax
from extensive livestock farming

We have developed the first organic certified lanolin | wool wax worldwide together with our partners Maximo and Alejandro from Fuhrmann Argentina.

Lanolin is a popular ointment and cosmetic base regarding its diverse possible applications. On the one hand, lanolin shows a high water absorption capacity. It, thus, serves as an emulsifier. On the other hand, lanolin is similar to the sebum of our skin. Creams and ointments based on lanolin, therefore, care for the skin noticeably and lastingly.

This is why cosmetic manufactures use lanolin for their natural cosmetics very often.  Nevertheless: the world market has lacked organic certified lanolin, so far. This may be surprising since woolwax | lanolin is a natural product. Hence, we had to develop organic certified wool wax. Our search for development partners led us to Fuhrmann Argentina.

So, now there is: We and our partner, Fuhrmann Argentina, are the first offering wool wax |lanolin COSMOS-certified 100% organic form Argentinian sustainable livestock farming.

wool and woolwax: Our partner "Fuhrmann Argentina" is an internationally leading sourcing partner for ecological wool

As a living network, our partner’s family and their colleagues have cared for sheep for generations with care.

Care means freedom to them. The sheep live freely in Patagonian pasture landscape. For example, one sheet has 40 000 m² of free space to live on.

This leads to the point of real extensive livestock farming and animal welfare in Patagonia. 

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Why sourcing organic lanolin | wool wax from us

Strengthening extensive livestock farming in Argentina

Protecting environment and nature

Safeguarding another sustainable source of income to our partners Inquimec and Fuhrmann Argentina - next to marketing wool

Genuine certified quality from the very beginning to the final product

Creating local added value

Traceability through close contact to our partners

Organic lanolin | wool wax from
Argentinian extensive livestock farming

To ensure ecologically sustainable agriculture and to protect animal welfare

Copyright: Fuhrmann Argentina, naturamus GmbH

Organic wool wax from traceable supply chains

In Patagonia, thousands of sheep live freely alongside a few people. Far away from intensive agriculture, pollution and hot and humid climates, one sheep grazes on 40 000 m². Hence, the parasite pressure is low. Therefore, the use of (many) different pesticides to protect the sheeps’ health, is unnecessary. This is an ecological benefit for everyone. As a consequence, the sheep remain healthy without protective substances, the pastures remain natural, and our wool wax is low in pesticides.

Evidently, there is neither museling nor other forms of conventional animal betrail in Argentina. Instead, both Fuhrmann Argentina, and us, stand out for honest animal welare and transparency.  

To sum up: By marketing organic lanolin, we contribute to the preservation of a long Patagonian tradition: Extensive livestock farming tun by medium-sized families

Copyright: Fuhrmann Argentina, naturamus GmbH


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