Nestled on our farm in the heart of North Cornwall, at St. Eval we sustainably craft high-quality candles and home fragrances with people and the planet at our heart. We are proud to use a blend of traditional and contemporary methods; perfecting the art and science of high-quality candle-making for over 28 years.
All of our products are made with an emphasis on sustainability. We are committed to treading softly on the Earth, creating stunning pieces with a focus on sustainability. In July 2022, St. Eval officially became a Certified B Corporation, legally embedding our commitment to placing purpose beyond profit in all company endeavours. We are immensely proud of our B Corp Certification, alongside our Queen's Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development, which we were honoured to receive in 2021. Together, these achievements recognise and celebrate St. Eval's commitment to using business as a force for good.
Inspired by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in stunning West Cornwall, our Lamorna Collection celebrates the simple elegance of nature. Captivate your senses with five evocative fragrances in ou ...
Sustainability Role in overall company's strategic plansWe place people and planet at the heart of what we do, and we strive to tread lightly on the planet; respecting, renewing and recycling. This ethos resonates through everything we do at St. Eval and we are always developing new ways to further support this.Sustainability initiativesWe are proud to say that we are close to being carbon neutral, producing our own energy via wind, solar and biomass power and providing electric car charge ports on site. We’ve switched to recyclable cardboard gift boxes for our dinner candles and our soap & lotion gift sets as well as introducing kraft cardboard packaging for diffusers and scented tealights and removing all bubble wrap and similar from our dispatch packaging in our efforts to eliminate single-use plastic. We are proud to be recognised by Surfer’s Against Sewage as a Plastic Free Champion following these efforts. In July 2022, we officially became a certified B Corporation; embedding our commitment to using business as a force for good.Sustainable ProductsBotanical Hand & Body Care CollectionOur paraben-free Botanical Hand and Body Care Collection is produced using fully recyclable bottles and packaging.Coloured Dinner CandlesOur Dinner Candles are made using our on-site drawing machine, which are powered using the energy we produce ourselves via wind, solar and biomass. Each one is made with cotton wicks and then packaged in recyclable packaging.AT THE FAIRNEW TO THE FAIRSocial equity at your companySt. Eval is proud to have chartered status as a Mindful Employer, declaring our ongoing commitment to creating a supportive and open culture that supports the wellbeing of staff. We strive to make sure staff feel valued and fairly rewarded with benefits, health and safety training and we are also a living wage employer. We also support initiatives in the local community as well as further afield.PackagingOur packaging is made with recycled contentWe are in the process of making our packaging plastic freeWe’ve switched to recyclable cardboard gift boxes for our dinner candles and our soap & lotion gift sets as well as introducing kraft cardboard packaging for diffusers and scented tealights and removing all bubble wrap and similar from our dispatch packaging in our efforts to eliminate single use plastic.Ethical ConsiderationsFair wages are paid to the people who make our productsOur products are made by people employed in good working conditionsEnviromental ImpactWe have a sustainability policyWe consider the environmental impact when creating our productsSome of the processes we use to manufacture products are energy efficient
St. Eval is delighted to announce its certification as a B Corporation (or B Corp), joining a growing group of companies reinventing business by pursuing purpose as well as profit.