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How ethical is Ibuleve?

Ibuleve is included in The Good Shopping Guide‘s Pain Remedies Ethical Ratings Table. In our Ratings Table, the brand obtains a satisfactory ethical score and thereby passes our ethical criteria as a good ethical brand. We encourage other pain remedy companies to follow Ibuleve’s lead and implement more ethical rules and procedures.

Do you want to see how Ibuleve compares against other popular brands within the Ethical Pain Remedies Sector? Visit the Pain Remedies Ethical Ratings Table.  The Good Shopping Guide’s Ratings Table can help you to find out more about the criteria that a brand has to fulfil to receive a top rating.

The Good Shopping Guide suggests that all brands follow the good example that has been set by our top-rated brands and adopt more ethical practices.

What does Ibuleve do?

Ibuleve is a form of Ibuprofen gel or spray used for pain relief for muscle and joint pain whilst reducing swelling and inflammation. The spray formulation was designed to target hard to reach places. Ibuleve is owned by the Diomed Developments Ltd company group.

In what areas does Ibuleve perform well? 

Ibuleve performs well in many areas of business. The brand received a high score for its genetic Modification, Nuclear Power, Animal Welfare, Armaments, Irresponsible Marketing and Political donations. No criticisms were found in regards to Animal Welfare, the brand listed 4 types of research conducted but none of these appear to involve animal testing.

The brand also received no Public Record Criticisms.

How could Ibuleve rate higher on our pain remedies Ethical Ratings Table? 

Ibuleve is eligible for Ethical Accreditation due to its satisfactory score according to The Good Shopping Guide, this is examined by looking at The Environment, Animals and People within a company, and how much the brand considers this. Learn more about how we rate.

Ethical Accreditation boosts customer trust in a brand and serves as a certification for businesses to demonstrate that they meet an ethical standard. Ibuleve could improve its ethical rating score further by releasing an Environmental Report as well as a range of organic painkillers.

Were you aware that your brand could benefit from Ethical Accreditation? Our accredited brands can proudly display The Good Shopping Guide mark, demonstrating to consumers that it is an ethical and sustainable brand. Our Ratings Table can show you which other brands within the Ethical Pain Remedies sector have been awarded with our ethics and sustainability certification.

Would you like to find out more? Please contact us or fill out a Free Initial Assessment form.


Ethical performance in category


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Ethical Rating


  • Environmental Report


  • Genetic Modification


  • Organic


  • Nuclear Power


  • Fossil Fuels



  • Animal Welfare


  • Vegetarian/Vegan Verified



  • Armaments


  • Irresponsible Marketing


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Public Record Criticisms


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