- Fair Trade
- Organic Farming
- Carbon Negative
- Sustainable Packaging
- Bio diversity and Forest Gardens
Good for the planet
Agriculture directly contributes to approximately 10-12% of global greenhouse gas emissions from human activities. This is unacceptable to us and we have partnered with the Carbon Consulting Company to offset 100% of the global warming emissions associated with the growing, packing and shipping of our tea.
Traditional agricultural plantations may look idyllic, but they are monocultures that often involve the cutting down of forests to create farm areas. Tea So Tea sources spices and herbs that are grown in a certified organic plantation that recreates the biodiversity of a forest. They grow amongst a profusion of living organisms that keep the ecosystem healthier.
The water footprint of an organisation is the total volume of freshwater that is used to produce the goods and services of an organisation. Carried out according to the guidelines of the International Water Footprint Network through its partner in Sri Lanka, The Carbon Consulting Company, an assessment was made of Eswaran Brothers [link to about us page on TsoT site] on an organisational and product basis.