VeriFlora, North America’s first and most rigorous eco-label certification standard for the floral industry, is considered the gold standard for sustainable certification in the market.
Two organizations within the industry were recently awarded this certification: Rancho Tissue Technologies and Olson's Greenhouse. They have both been recognized for their continual commitment to advancing sustainability in their business and communities.
The VeriFlora standard establishes rigorous performance criteria and a framework for continuous improvement in sustainability areas including crop production, resource conservation and energy efficiency, ecosystem protection, integrated waste management, fair labor practices, community benefits and product quality. Companies must meet stringent requirements for chemical use in their facilities, as well as high standards for worker safety and workplace conditions.
Rancho Tissue Technologies’ extensive sustainability efforts encompass every aspect of the business, including:
Olson's Greenhouse's commitment to sustainability includes the following measures:
For more information on these organizations, visit Rancho Tissue Technologies’ website  or Olson's Greenhouse's website . For more information on SCS (Scientific Certification Systems) or the VeriFlora label, visit VeriFlora's website .