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Fair Trade

Industry Labels and My Thoughts – Part 2

Industry Labels and My Thoughts – Part 2

By Marcela Owen What is Fair Trade? The Fair Trade Certified™ label ensures consumers that the farmers and workers behind the product got a better deal. It is more than a certification stamp and more than a seal of approval. It reassures consumers that their purchases are socially and environmentally responsible. It is the end [...]

April 8, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Industry Labels and My Thoughts

Industry Labels and My Thoughts

What is organic? Organic is a labeling term that indicates that the food or other agricultural product has been produced through approved methods that integrate cultural, biological, and mechanical practices that foster cycling of resources, promote ecological balance, and conserve biodiversity.   Simply stated, organic produce and other ingredients are grown without the use of [...]

April 6, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0