Monthly Archives: June 2020

Huge engagement in Production Standard public consultation

Bonsucro is a month into the public consultation on the proposed changes to its Production Standard. Since 18 May, the team has held 15 webinars in English, Spanish and Portuguese that look at different themes in the Standard that may be changed. These include a broad overview, the structure of the Standard and social indicators. […]

Bonsucro launches new Grievance Mechanism

Bonsucro has created a new Grievance Mechanism to manage complaints against its members. The system is designed with respect to inclusivity and accessibility and facilitates mediation as means for resolution.  The Grievance Mechanism complements the new Code of Conduct for Members, launched in April, and puts Bonsucro at the forefront of sustainability standards. The Grievance […]

Godavari dreams of agricultural-based resources as it achieves Bonsucro certification

Godavari Biorefineries Limited, in India makes sugar, ethanol, electricity and more than 20 chemicals derived from renewable resources. It is the latest mill in India to achieve a Bonsucro certification. Sustainability is very important to Godavari Biorefineries Limited, and as sugarcane is the primary raw material, pursuing Bonsucro certification was an important step for the […]