Certified Operator (Certification Applicant)Vertiga4 stars

Place, CountryTamatave, Madagascar


Certified Productspatchouli essential oil, black pepper, ginger rhizomes, pink peppercornfor life logo
Certification ProgrammeFor Life - Social Responsibility Certification
Performance Rating
ChapterContent of the For Life - Corporate Social Responsibility ProgrammeMaximumRating
1Core Principles and Values88
2Commitment to and Management of CSR Policy2318
3Respect of Human Rights and Decent Working Conditions236164
4Respect of the Environment11979
5Local Development and Community Relations1610
6Trading and Supply chain relations2916
8Traceability, Transparency and Respect of the Consumer2523
9Managing Certification and Performance4331
Total Score Performance Rating365
Certification for corporate social responsibility
Impact, special achievements & commitmentsEN/FR

The company VERTIGA is certified fair trade with the label FOR LIFE since 2015. Several products from the plantation located at Satrana are also certified ORGANIC by Ecocert MG-BIO-154. VERTIGA owns 02 functional alembics of 1500 L each coupled with a boiler for the production of patchouli essential oil which is certified ORGANIC and FOR LIFE. Acacia is used as firewood. Given the number of products targeted, the planting and production activities at Satrana remain constant during the year with seasonalities for some products such as ginger, combava, pepper, turmeric, chili, etc. Besides, the company supports 02 pink berry cooperatives in Fort-dauphin which are certified FOR LIFE.
La Société VERTIGA a été certifiée et contrôlée FOR LIFE depuis l'année 2015. Plusieurs produits de Satrana sont certifiés BIOLOGIQUES par ECOCERT MG-BIO-154. Nous disposons de 02 alambics à chaudière fonctionnels de 1500L pour la production d'huile essentielle de patchouli certifiée FOR LIFE et BIOLOGIQUE. Pour alimenter la chaudière, nous utilisons du bois d'acacia. Compte tenu du nombre de produits ciblés, les activités de plantation et de production à Satrana restent constantes durant l'année avec des saisonnalités pour certains produits tels que le gingembre, le combava, le poivre, le curcuma, le piment... Outre cela, la société accompagne 02 coopératives productrices de baies roses certifiées FOR LIFE à Fort-dauphin.

Reached percentage of the applicable Total Norm Points for the overall performance
Percentage75 %

Date of Certification
Last Update21.09.2023

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