Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Vertiga5 stars

Place, CountryTamatave, Madagascar


Certified Productspatchouli essential oil, basil oil verveina , polygonum essential oil, ginger rhizomefor life logo
Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
New modules
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values66
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy1915
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions214196
4Respect of the Environment170160
5Local Development and Community Relations1311
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2320
9Managing Certification and Performance2523
Total Score New modules431
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsVertiga employs local people, thus providing decent work for a disadvantaged community isolated on an island with very little work available. 28 people are usually employed in groups of 10 with the aim to dispatch the work equitably in the group. Vertiga has installed the first toilet on the island and provides water disinfection to insure access to drinkable water for all. They are also providing a bigger boat which makes access to the mainland easier.

Vertiga is developing short sustainable supply chains helping local communities. The company is committed to social responsibility and organic farming.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage105 %

Date of Certification
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