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Aloe Vera: 99.5% water, 0.5% miracle
Aloe vera is one of the most amazing and most commonly used plants on the planet. That incredible minuscule 0.5% contains more than 200 nutrients. Also, 19 of the 20 amino acids the human body requires. Including seven of the eight essential amino acids that cannot be produced by our body.
Join the #MironGreenChallenge
In honor of the world environmental day 2021 we want to encourage you to participate in our #MironGreenChallenge. The future is now, and we cannot change what has already been done. But we can choose to make a better tomorrow. We can plant trees, place beehives, embrace sustainable options, upcycle products, change our diets and prevent the negative impact on life below water and on land. We are a community with a heart for nature, so let’s cooperate and get active together. Let’s be bold, let’s stand out!
At Miron Violetglass we embrace all initiatives around improving the use of natural products, reducing waste or transforming the way we use the world’s resources. For the beauty industry it’s inevitable to move towards more sustainable choices throughout the value chain. The concept of Green Chemistry is circular by design and might become the conceptual foundation for the future of pure beauty products, as it focuses on ways to improve the long-term impact on our environment. Learn how to take the next steps towards a more sustainable approach.
Meanwhile at the office
Preserving the essence of natural products is at the core of our business. To make sure we practice what we preach, we have been translating this concept to our office-environment, with the goal of preserving and promoting energy within our workspace. In doing so, we stimulate vitality and new ways of working. Take a look at how we promote collaboration, creativity, and an open working atmosphere while boosting our physical and mental health through mindful exercises.
Buzz of the bees
The voice of spring is the buzz of the bees. During the past years, unfortunately, the buzz has grown quiet even though bees are crucial for our biodiversity. We asked ourselves, how can we contribute, make a change for the better? We took matters into our own hands and are excited to announce this buzzing project of ours: This April we will share the outdoor space of our headquarters in Hoogeveen with our buzzy little friends: The Honeybees! Learn how you can contribute to making a difference for the bees.
Trends on labels
As the saying goes ‘a good first impression can work wonders’, and for retail products this is undeniable. What better way to influence this positively with the right packaging and labelling? Think about how labelling can help you to communicate your message, your values and your beliefs. Your product is worth it – It deserves the labelling which will make your product stand out. Develop a label that speaks to you and avoid losing customers over a missed opportunity. Discover our 3 selected labelling trends your business could benefit from.
How to measure the vitality of a product and the effect of Miron glass?
As convinced of the positive effect of violet glass we might be, with the modern zeitgeist, we are looking for some more tangible proof as well. Visualization and measurement techniques make this possible so that we can better understand the impact of our glass and further help to preserve the essence of your natural products. We asked scientist ir. Frank Silvis explains different techniques that are used to indicate the vitality of products, using the simple example of ‘water’ as a subject for his research.
Neck Finishes Explained
Neck finishes are not as straightforward as they may seem at first sight. The specifications are made out of numbers and letters, which all have a meaning and need to be understood to be able to choose the right glass and closure. In our latest blog, we guide you through these specifications. You will be a neck finish expert in no time - we promise.
A 3-step guide to choosing the right pipette dropper
Pipette droppers are a great way to dosage your natural product, control its application, and prevent contamination. But you guessed it, not all of them are the same. The four main components, bulb, cap, and tube and tip can be tailored to your natural product's needs and customers' wishes. Let us help you make this decision. This 3-step guide makes finding the right pipette dropper easy.
What are biophotons anyway?
Biophotons are a way to measure your natural product's quality and vitality. They are light particles The more biophotons are in your product, the more the natural ingredients have been exposed to sunlight. And even more so, were able to store the energetic power of the sun. Yes, that's right. It's already in the word. Biophoton is Greek and stands for life (bio) and light (photon). Your natural product is full of them, and we know the best way to preserve them.
Why is water best stored in MIRON glass?
Dr. Masuru Emoto became world-famous with his sensational discovery and photography of water crystals. He discovered that water builds different types of crystals that can have different levels of coherence with highly disorganized and chaotic on one end of the spectrum and beautifully ordered and highly coherent on the other end. The water of Lourdes e.g. is apparently very well ordered and pristine.
Meet BeeNZ’s Manuka honey, our award-winning customer
Some say Manuka honey is the best out there. Congratulations to our customer BeeNZ’s Manuka honey (by Logick Print & Graphics Pride) for winning the Print Supreme Award 2020. They are praised for their specially designed box to carry a pot of New Zealand’s top quality Manuka honey, complete with a metal spoon and a passport hand-stitched booklet. And we are proud that they pack their high-quality honey in MIRON glass so we can contribute a little to their award-winning packaging.