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Ferrero reaches 100% sustainable sugarcane sourcing

The movement for sustainable sugarcane is celebrating a new milestone as Ferrero reached its goal to source 100% of its refined cane sugar sustainably. Tackling environmental and social issues in sugarcane As global sugarcane production increases, it brings a range of socio-economic challenges, such as poor working conditions, low wages and poor health and safety. […]

First time trade – sugarcane credits reward sustainability

The first ever trade of certified sustainable sugarcane credits was completed on the Bonsucro Credit Trading Platform. Forty farmers in Brazil have collectively sold 162,300 tonnes of sustainable sugarcane credits to Barry Callebaut, the global chocolate producer. The farmers belong to the Brazilian sugarcane farming associations, Socicana and Assobari, both of which are committed to […]