Aplying for certification
If you are a flower producer and would like to apply for Florverde Sustainable Flowers® certification please make sure you review the standard and comply with all requirements. If you are ready to be certified please contact one of the following independent certification organizations to receive additional information about the certification process.
Ricardo Andrés Bogotá R.
GLOBALG.A.P. / FLORVERDE Scheme Manager ICONTEC
Phone: (571) 607 88 88 Ext.: 1345 -1340
Customer Service: 01 8000 94 9000
Carrera 37 N.° 52 - 95
Bogotá - Colombia
SGS (Provisional approval)
Juan Sebastian Salazar Arias
CTS - Consumer Testing Services
SGS Colombia S.A.
Phone: (57) 1 6069292 ext. 1551
Mobile: (57) 3212055782
Paola Arévalo Vargas
Encargada del área de calidad
Phone: (571) 2455700 -7434296
Mobile: (57) 3203053713
Equivalence with other standards
To be Florverde® certified means you can certify your production by other standards in one single inspection if required. Here you can download all about the mutual aknowledgement between Florverde® Sustainable Flowers and the Sustainable Agriculture Network (RAS) and other helpful documents for certified growers.
Rainforest Alliance certification encourages farmers to grow crops and manage ranchlands sustainably. Because it's certification system is built on the three pillars of sustainability -- environmental protection, social equity and economic viability -- and no single pillar can support long-term success on its own, it help farmers improve in all three areas.
GLOBALG.A.P. (in re-homologation process)
GLOBALG.A.P. today is the world's leading farm assurance program, translating consumer requirements into Good Agricultural Practice in a rapidly growing list of countries – currently more than 100.
The Florverde® Sustainable Flowers Certification Scheme affords the necessary standards and framework for independent and third-party certification of flowers and ornamentals based on the ISO/IEC guide 65G. Here you can download the complete regulations and our brand guidelines to use our brand properly.
Florverde® certified growers here can download important documents such as General Regulations, both english and spanish versions, and our brand guidelines.
Benefits, Q&A y Other certification systems: