OUR WORLD – CERTIFICATION
Here you can find descriptions on different certifications that business uses to prove they are operating at the highest standards of sustainability and integrity. Click on the links if you want to know more.
SKAL Organic Certification
A Dutch organic certification body which not only certifies that no pesticides and fertilizers have been used but also guarantees the working conditions of farmers.
Fairtrade Certified Cotton
Established in 1992 they license the FAIRTRADE Mark to products which meet internationally recognized standards, and work to raise awareness and deepen understanding and sales of Fairtrade certified products.
The International Fairtrade Association
The IFAT-symbol guarantees fair trade practices from production through to manufacture. Its mission is to improve livelihoods and well being of disadvantaged producers by linking and promoting fair trade organizations.
The Soil Association symbol can be found on over 70% of Britain’s organic produce – a guarantee that it has been grown or produced with the highest standards of organic integrity.
The EU Eco-label scheme has drawn up a set of environmental and performance criteria for judging products and takes into account all aspects of a product’s life, from production and use to eventual disposal (cradle-to-grave approach).
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is the worldwide leading textile processing standard for organic fibers, including ecological and social criteria, backed up by independent certification of the entire textile supply chain.
The V-Label is an internationally recognized, registered symbol for labelling vegan and vegetarian products and services. For consumers, it is a simple and reliable guide to help them when they are shopping.