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RSB, Agroicone publish study to support sustainable transformation in Brazil with SAF

The aviation sector has ambitious targets for reducing its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and switching from fossil fuels to low-carbon Sustainable Aviation Fuels. SAF is considered the most efficient way to achieve those targets quickly, however, in Brazil, the availability, […]

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Convite para webinar RSB: Matéria-prima para combustível sustentável de aviação no Brasil

InscriçãoData: 23/04/2021Horário: 10hDuração: 1 horaOnde: Online – Plataforma Zoom O setor de aviação é responsável por cerca de 11% das emissões globais de CO2 do setor de transportes. Isto representa cerca de 1 bilhão de toneladas de CO2 por ano. […]

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Better interest rates for RSB-certified sustainable smallholder farmers in Brazil

Smallholder farmers certified to RSB in Guariba, Brazil can now access new, lower interest credit to support their businesses thanks to a new initiative from RSB certified operator Socicana — a sugarcane farmers’ association in Guariba. Socicana has partnered with […]

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Soleá joins RSB to promote sustainable cultivation of Macaúba

RSB is very pleased to welcome Soleá to its worldwide community of members. Soleá is a Brazilian start up that aims to address global challenges of food, energy and sustainability through the cultivation of Macaúba. The fruit of the Macaúba palm […]

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RSB joins the Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture

RSB is proud to announce that we have joined the Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture. For the RSB, knowing the power of collective action, the importance of engaging with this multi-stakeholder coalition could not be clearer. There is […]

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RSB works with WWF to showcase the power of smallholder certification in sustainable production in Brazil

Back in 2016 we joined the Cana Sustentável partnership in Brazil with Socicana (the Association of Sugar Cane suppliers of Guariba) to support the implementation of our smallholder standard for a group of sugar cane growers, composed of 11 small […]

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