How CRISPR Can Help the Switch to Sustainable Cosmetics
The global cosmetics industry is worth more than $500 billion, but relies on ingredients that are unsustainable and cause harm to plant and animal life. Growing awareness of this problem among consumers has fueled a demand for something different, such as gene-editing technology which can reduce demand on precious and limited natural resources.
Download this whitepaper to learn about how CRISPR can:
- Produce microbes that form the basis of many cosmetic ingredients
- Make biomolecule production more efficient
- Repress or activate existing genes within an organism