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Olbas Oil

Is Olbas Oil an ethical and sustainable cold remedy brand? 

Olbas Oil is a cold and flu remedy which is used to unblock a stuffy nose.

Within The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Cold Remedies sector, Olbas Oil has an above benchmark score. Because of its top score, Olbas Oil is eligible for Ethical Accreditation, all it needs to do is apply.

After receiving its application, The Good Shopping Guide would be able to offer Olbas Oil the use of our ethical mark and some tips on how to improve its score further.

Do you want to see how Olbas Oil compares against other brands? Visit the Cold Remedies Ethical Ratings Table.  The Good Shopping Guide’s Ratings Table can help you to learn more about the criteria that our top-rated brands have fulfilled to meet our minimum ethical benchmark.

All brands are encouraged by The Good Shopping Guide to follow the good example that has been set by our top-rated brands such as Olbas Oil and begin introducing more sustainable policies.

What does Olbas Oil receive a top rating for? 

For its lack of negative records, Olbas Oil receives a top rating for Political Donations and Armaments.

Does Olbas Oil have an Environmental Report?

Unfortunately, Olbas Oil and its parent company G.R Lane Health Products do not have an Environmental Report. We hope that in the future Olbas Oil will share some sustainability information so that its score can improve in this category.

What can Olbas Oil do to improve its score? 

Because it already has a good score in the Ethical Cold Remedies Sector, The Good Shopping Guide recommends that Olbas Oil gets in touch to apply for Ethical Accreditation. After receiving its application, we would provide Olbas Oil with the use of The Good Shopping Guide mark. Additionally, Olbas Oil would receive some tips on how to improve its score even further on our Ratings Table.

Are you aware that your brand could benefit from Ethical Accreditation? Our accredited brands are able to proudly display our logo, showcasing to consumers that it is an ethical brand. Would you like to find out more? Please contact us or fill out a Free Initial Assessment form.

Ethical performance in category


GSG score


GSG category benchmark


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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