Florverde Sustainable Flowers works hard to make all the flowers certified with its brand, environmentally sustainable. FSF encourages growers to adopt energy efficient processes and requires them to minimize the use of energy intensive inputs such as fertilizers and pesticides, growers must also conduct preventive maintenance of electric equipment and implement reforestation activities using native species.
We are implementing in certified flower facilities in Colombia, a project created to replace R-22 from flower growers’ cold rooms with natural refrigerants, such as the R-290
Florverde indicator system was born in 1998 to support business management, evaluate the performance of the floriculture sector, through a series of socio-environmental indicators, which, when collected and interpreted appropriately, offer information on the sustainability of the floriculture.
El Sustainability Map, una iniciativa del International Trade Center de las Naciones Unidas que recopila información de más de 200 estándares a nivel mundial, permite comparar en línea los contenidos de los diferentes estándares, para dar al usuario una idea acerca de la robustez del estándar en consulta.
The Sustainability Map, an initiative of the United Nations’ International Trade Center gathers information from more than 200 certifications worldwide, allowing the online comparison of these; hence, giving the user an idea about the robustness of the standard in question.