BRAZIL: Verde AgriTech joins Bonsucro

Published: 07/11/2018, 11:14:24 PM

Verde AgriTech announced that it was accepted as a member of Bonsucro, reports Sugaronline

Bonsucro is an international non-profit multi-stakeholder organization established in 2008 to promote sustainable sugar cane production. Bonsucro has a global network with over 480 members dedicated to improving the sustainability of sugarcane cultivation.

In Brazil, 52 sugarcane mills are certified by Bonsucro. Among major Brazilian companies already certified are: Raízen, Bunge, Adecoagro, Biosev, BP Biocombustíveis, CMAA.

President and CEO, Cristiano Veloso, commented: "It is an honor to receive a Bonsucro Membership. Super Greensand® brings several solutions to the 21st Century challenges in sustainable sugarcane production. In Brazil alone, Bonsucro certified mills have the potential to consume about 1 million tonnes of Super Greensand® as they migrate from conventional potash salt source to our sustainable product. We are eager to help the environment by serving this important market".