About Rainforest Alliance
Did you know that you can help to prevent deforestation, curb climate change, protect wildlife, alleviate poverty and urge companies to do right by people and the planet just by looking for the Rainforest Alliance’s green frog? Whether you’re traveling, working on a new building project or shopping for food, beverages and paper products, the frog is your guide to green living.
Businesses that meet strict sustainability standards are eligible to use one of the Rainforest Alliance trademarks to make their products and services stand out in the global marketplace. These marks make it easy for consumers to identify a legitimately sustainable product or service and to support those businesses that are acting responsibly.
FSC certification by the Rainforest Alliance benefits the environment, local communities, a healthy environment and supports the growth of responsible forestry practices.
The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.
The Rainforest Alliance is an international nonprofit conservation organization that certifies forestry operations, ensuring that they meet rigorous standards for the conservation of natural resources and the rights and welfare of workers and local communities.
The Rainforest Alliance pioneered the concept of responsible forestry certification in 1989 and has since certified to Forest Stewardship Council standards more than *51 million hectares (*126 million acres) in over *65 countries around the world. To learn more about the Rainforest Alliance, visit www.rainforest-alliance.org.