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Brooklyn Roasting Company Announces Four Newly-Certified Q graders On Staff: “The Astrophysicists of the Coffee World”
Fair Trade Certified products are made with people and planet in mind. Rigorous social, environmental and economic standards promote safe working conditions, protect the environment and empower communities to build thriving businesses.
The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. The health of the land is linked to the wellbeing of those who depend on it for their livelihoods.
The USDA provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on public policy, the best available science, and effective management. Certification provides economic opportunity through innovation.
OU Kosher provides kosher certification for over 1 Million products in more than 8,500 plants worldwide. It is by far the world’s largest kosher certification and kosher supervision agency. The OU is one of the world’s best-known kosher trademarks.
Agprocem was formed in 2013 in the city of Planadas. Quality is a clear focus throughout Agprocem’s entire operation, from the technical training in Fair Trade and organic practices, basic agricultural practices, and environmental conservation practices at the farm level to specific investments in technology that assist in quality assurance and traceability. Thanks to their ownership of a state-of-the-art mill in Planadas, the cooperative is able to retain full control of quality from seed to export.