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We’re proud to announce that BRC Global Standards have once again awarded us with the AA grade for their GFSI recognized BRC Certification, with the added FSMA Module. We understand that these certifications may be unfamiliar to you...so, we’re here to explain! Keep reading to learn more about the importance of this certification and how SAMBAZON is one of only two food companies in Brazil to receive this score!
SAMBAZON's Biodiversity Research Shows How Fair Trade and Organic Certified Açaí Can Help Preserve the Rainforest
Sambazon Inc offered a $35,000 grant for a biodiversity study of the wild harvest Açaí environment held under our Fair Trade Certification in the Amapá region of Brazil! Learn all about our grant recipient, Dr. Gabriel Damasco, and his findings here.
SAMBAZON is the first Certified Organic and Fair Trade Açaí company in the world. We actually helped develop the initial rules that govern the standard in partnership with one of the largest international certification agencies, Ecocert, in 2008. To date, we’ve donated about $800,000 to fund Fair Trade projects in Brazil: from farmers/families support, to health, education, water and sanitation, and infrastructure projects in the Amazon Rainforest. Keep reading to learn more!
Take an in-depth look at National Geographic Explorer Asher Jay's journey to Brazil in her blog post, Walk the Purple Trail with Me. Asher highlights her relationship with Açaí from her initial discovery of it, to her visit to Sambazon's factories and harvesting communities on the Amazon delta in Amapá, to all she's learned about this little purple berry to date!