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Bum Boosa Announces NON GMO Verified Status

Bum Boosa® Bamboo Products Announces NON GMO Verification for Bum Boosa® Bamboo Bathroom Tissue

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts – (July 8, 2014)Bum Boosa® Bamboo Products, the first brand in the USA to offer baby wipes and bathroom tissue made from renewable and sustainable bamboo, announced today that its 100% bamboo bathroom tissue has achieved NON GMO Verified status with Non-GMO Project, North America’s only organization offering third party verification and labeling for non-GMO (genetically modified organisms) food and products. Based on published listings on the Non-GMO Project’s website, Bum Boosa Bamboo Bathroom Tissue is the first bathroom tissue to attain NON-GMO Verification status with the Non-GMO Project.lettersizeLogo

The Non-GMO Project’s mission as a non-profit organization is the commitment to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices.

“We are committed to providing safe, synthetic-free, tree-free, NON-GMO products,” says Bum Boosa Founder Sonja Sheasley. “Non-GMO Project Verification is a significant endorsement that we want to share with our customers as they strive to make educated decisions about not only the food they consume, but also personal care products. We are currently anticipating Non-GMO Verification status for our other products as well.”

_DSC2649_bumboosa_©cesaralsinaAbout Bum Boosa Bamboo Products Bum Boosa has a total of three products: baby wipes, diaper liners and bathroom tissue made from 100% bamboo, and has established itself as an ecological-conscientious company with a commitment to constant progress and accountability in regards to safety, quality and practicing environmental stewardship. Bum Boosa’s product line is currently available at a number of independent natural product retailers, and pharmacies in the USA, Canada, China, and through online merchants in the USA such as Diapers.com, drugstore.com, Amazon, and Abe’s Marketplace.  Bum Boosa has planted 50,000 trees with Trees for the Future and is partnered with Carbonfund.org, whereby they offset 35 tons of carbon annually through various environmental programs.  Bum Boosa is proud to be a certified B Corporation and a nationally certified women-owned business (WBENC). Bum Boosa is also an active member of World Bamboo Organization with whom they work to accurately promote bamboo and elevate bamboo’s status as an important contributor to sustainable environment.

About the Non-GMO Project: The Non-GMO Project is committed to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices. The Non-GMO Project offers North America’s only third-party verification and labeling for non-GMO food and products. Learn more at www.nongmoproject.org.

 

To learn more visit www.bumboosa.com

 

Contact: Sonja Sheasley

Bum Boosa® Bamboo Products sonja@bumboosa.com 508-539-1373 ext 5

 

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