ethical basics for business
Facing all the problems caused by globalization, financial crises, economic and social deregulations ethical basics for business are becoming more and more important. Organic regulations and certifiates are not enough to assure the authenticity of organic products and business.
Code of good organic retail practice
Important stakeholders of the organic trade sector have started to develop and promote 8 principles in business and staff related contexts:
- social aspects
- involvement in the organic sector
- product quality
- sustainability in the shop
- sustainable relationships
- open communication
- quality management
Fraud prevention through verifying organic farming practices06.10.2017
Transparency is crucial for the organic markets and exports from Ukraine. More transparency could be achieved through verifying good organic farming practices,...
Breakthrough study shows organic cuts agriculture’s contribution09.09.2017
The groundbreaking study proves soils on organic farms store away appreciably larger amounts of carbons – and for longer periods - than typical agricultural...
FiBL report on Voluntary Sustainability Standards12.07.2017
The Swiss Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL signed a cooperation agreement with ISEAL Alliance that represents the movement of credible and...
Organic textiles: big brands commit to sustainable cotton16.06.2017
Thirteen of the world's biggest clothing and textile brands have today committed to using 100% sustainable cotton by 2025.