21 Jan '12, 3pm

Learn how the Rnfrst Alliance uses the power of the markets to conserve forests worldwide #conservation #sustainability

The Rainforest Alliance uses the power of markets to arrest the major drivers of deforestation and environmental destruction: timber extraction, agricultural expansion, cattle ranching and tourism. We work to ensure millions of acres of working forests, farms, ranchlands and hotel properties are managed according to rigorous sustainability standards. And by linking those businesses to conscientious consumers, who identify their goods and services through the Rainforest Alliance Certified™ seal and Rainforest Alliance Verified™ mark, we demonstrate that sustainable practices can help businesses thrive in the modern economy.

Full article: http://rainforest-alliance.org/about/approach

Tweets

Rainforest Alliance Cupping for Quality – Dec 2011

coffeehabitat.com 21 Jan '12, 7pm

The average score for the top ten in this current event was 85.08 , which is slightly below the previous average of 85.22....

GM's sustainability report highlights conservation efforts

GM's sustainability report highlights conservat...

green.autoblog.com 20 Jan '12, 1pm

GM Releases First Sustainability Report as New Company Automaker integrates sustainability into business model DETROIT – G...

Coffee Farmers Fighting Climate Change : Learn ...

rainforest-alliance.org 22 Jan '12, 9pm

El Platanillo coffee farm in San Marcos, Guatemala, has become the world’s first Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTM farm to b...

Greenhouse Combines Crops With Solar Power

Greenhouse Combines Crops With Solar Power

treehugger.com 20 Jan '12, 1pm

The delicate balancing act between energy and agriculture is a challenge for policymakers, especially when it comes to gro...

Indonesia to set aside 45% of Kalimantan for conservation

Indonesia to set aside 45% of Kalimantan for co...

news.mongabay.com 19 Jan '12, 8pm

Indonesia to set aside 45% of Kalimantan for conservation mongabay.com January 19, 2012 Rainforest in West Kalimantan Indo...

A Three-Part Approach to Corporate Sustainability

A Three-Part Approach to Corporate Sustainability

environmentalleader.com 19 Jan '12, 2pm

Many companies centralize their sustainability efforts to a small group, usually from facilities or Environmental, Health ...

Mangrove Forests: The Key to a Sustainable Coastline

Mangrove Forests: The Key to a Sustainable Coas...

alternativeconsumer.com 15 Jan '12, 4pm

Vietnam is often thought of as a war-revenged jungle. Though the Vietnam War, or the American War as it is called by the V...