When we realize how we affect our living planet by growing, collecting and using natural resources
We commit to sourcing with respect for biodiversity and the people who benefit from it
We act according to ethical principles and meet strict standards throughout our supply chains
We accelerate biodiversity-based innovation and sourcing by investing in local capacities and good practices
Then, we improve the incredible richness of our ecosystems and let animals, plants and people thrive and survive
We conserve our natural resources for future generations and make our business blossom in the long run
We validate our products and practices and gain recognition for our efforts
We transform the way business is done and make a difference on a global scale
So, whether you’re in food, cosmetics, pharma, or any other sector, join the Union for Ethical BioTrade and lead the way !
What do people think about biodiversity?
UEBT Biodiversity Barometer
Since 2009 the UEBT assessed awareness of biodiversity, and interest in ethical sourcing, in 16 different countries among 59'000 people, and hundreds of leading companies.
What consumer know about biodiversity?
Biodiversity awareness grows around the world with 68% of the consumers surveyed in 2017, knowing was this notion means.
Beauty products respecting people and biodiversity
Fruit of a Palm tree within Amazonia, the açaí is a symbol of life happiness in Brazil. It gives an emollient & antioxidant oil with energizing virtues. The culture of the Açaí enables to preserve local species, thanks to a sustainable forest management encouraging biodiversity.
Native produces organic sugarcane ethanol that can be used by industries in the composition of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals products. Its supply chains are characterized by the preservation of biodiversity, respect for the environment, and social justice.
Its oil is popularly used in cosmetics to support sensitive, dry or irritated skin. For Weleda the integrity of the ingredients and the relationships with farmers and their employees are what matter the most.
Food products respecting people and biodiversity
UEBT/UTZ herbal tea program
UEBT and UTZ Certified offer a joint program for herbal teas. UEBT certifies the herbs used for tea, and UTZ traces them from producer to the shelf. The certification program focuses on protecting biodiversity, promoting ingredients of high quality, and creating a better future for farmers and workers.
Martin Bauer leads the way in herbal tea
The world’s leading supplier of herbal and fruit infusions embraces an holistic approach, encompassing both a sustainable treatment of nature and fair treatment based on mutual partnership.
OTG aims at 100% sustainable raw materials in herbal and fruit tea by 2020 thanks to the introduction of UTZ/UEBT standard