Dr. Bronner’s is a family owned business founded in 1948 by Emanuel Bronner, a third-generation master soap maker from a German-Jewish soap-making family. With its origins dating back to 1858, the company was founded on the principles of producing socially and environmentally responsible products of the highest quality.
Dr Bronner's believes in promoting a better world and uses natural, pure and Fair Trade ingredients to create products that are sustainable and eco-friendly. Their original message - that we must realize our unity across religious & ethnic divides or perish - still stands today: “We are All-One or None!”
Regarding Palm Oil - please take a look at this article which contains an except from Honor Thy Label: Dr Bronner's Unconventional Journey to a Clean, Green and Ethical Supply Chain by Gero Leson, Dr Bronner's VP of Special Operations: