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PROMESA

ENVIRONMENTAL

Social Area

Environmental Area

PROMESA Technicians guide and supervise farms activities to reduce environment impact, due to agricultural activity, based on international standards demanded by our consumers an in-country laws.


Agro artisans produce organic fertilizers, which is commercialized by themselves.

 

Enviromental award for producers

 

As an incentive for not using pesticides, PROMESA rewards the fulfilment environmental standards of its producers by giving them bonus per banana box.

Certifications

Producers and / or workers are trained on the standards implementation with organic certification SKAL, Fair Trade FLO, Naturama, and a process for obtaining Eurepgap certification.

-Organic Certification presented by SKAL (Netherlands Certification)
-Fair Trade Certification given Organization).
by FLO (Fair Trade Labelling
-Fair Trade Certification for Italian market, given by Esselunga (Italian supermarket)Naturama.
-Certification process Eurepgap.

 

Orgánic

 
The APPBG has a good relation with SKAL and it has obtained the organic certificate in a fast way.
With this certification, new markets have opened such as U.S.A and Germany and together with Agrotuir importers, a fruit introduction to the French market has begun, 20% of organic production belongs to the markets.

La Certificación Comercio Justo por FLO

Auditoris to all the farming associations are made through the Fair Trade Standards Auditor, visiting one farm at a time due to the number of farms to audit (351), giving aid for implementing standards, indicating and/or suggesting how to establish new ones.ver tabla...

 

Naturama Certification

 
Fruit quality with naturama certification, have improved; even when, until need last year several inconveniences appeared due to chemical residues on the fruit. Precautions were taken immediately including change of pumps used for post heavens applications to the fruit, supervising presence of not permitted products on the fruit. The members visit of the station market approved this auditory, without unconformity complaints.

Eurepgap Certification Process

Thanks to AFAD (Agrotuir Assistance and Development) from Holland, external funds were received (DOENICCO funds) to obtain Eurepgap Certification. With (DOEN funds) resource part of the Eurepgap implementation plan was unfolded, where a first group of 125 producers was formed, diagnosing the level of infrastructure of the farm producers. Financed loans have been made to producers to fulfil1 00% of infrastructures. Rotary funds have been raised to supply the second group of producers. With the ICCO funds, Training Implantation Plan was established for producers and technicians, as fertilizing," Register, First Aids, integral hygiene: and ..4h chemicals handling. Resources were assigned to central offices and warehouses from Agroartesanal Pasaje (65% achievement); Agroartesanal Tenguel (90% achievement) and Agroartesanal Libertad ( 70% achievement).

 

 

 

 

Visit

National and abroad visits are constantly received, who helps us promotion and/or strengthen similar initiatives. Journalist, consumers, supermarket representatives, importers are among our visitors.

 

 

 

 

Social Area

Environmental Area

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