Labor Practices and Community Benefits certification – developed
by Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) in conjunction with key
stakeholders – validates socially responsible practices in
agricultural production and processing. Complementing organic and
other environmental certifications, Fair Labor Practices offers
a strategy to differentiate your business by meeting the growing
consumer demand for products produced in accordance with fair and
equitable labor practices.
Fundamentals of Fair Labor Practices and Community Benefits
Fair Labor Practices includes comprehensive criteria that directly
benefit workers, their families and communities.
The program helps ensure:
* equitable hiring and employment practices
* safe workplace conditions
* access to health, education and transportation services
* addressing local community impacts
* community engagement
* economic stability
For more information, please visit http://www.scscertified.com.