UN Global Compact (UNGC) :

Mabroc/ Kelani Valley Teas Launched in 2007 is the first tea brand in the world to be a signatory to the United Nations Global compact. We are also committed to communicating the United Nations Global Compact principles to all our consumers.

  • Mabroc/ Kelani Valley Teas became the first ‘Ethical Tea Brand of the World’ when we launched the single garden teas from our own estates at the UNGC Headquarters in New York.
  • Mabroc has adopted the 10 principles of the UN Global Compact ensuring to adhere to ethical business practices.
  • The 10 principles of UNGC cover the areas such as Human Rights, Labour Standards, Environment and Anti-Corruption

Purity and Food Safety :

Mabroc’s dedication towards food safety standards has been recognised by Global Food Safety Standards accreditation bodies

  • Mabroc holds the latest of the 3 major Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) Standards
  • The company was also awarded the coveted FSSC 22000 Certification that is a combination of certifications such as ISO 22000, PAS 220 (ISO/TS 22002-1) and HACCP.
  • All of Mabroc’s processes follow stringent food safety standards. The storage facility and the Manufacturing Facility is governed by international food safety standards while the Factory also comprises in-house laboratory testing facilities.
  • All Teas received and exported are subjected to routine tests to affirm adherence to such protocols.
  • Mabroc Teas became the first tea company to be awarded the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certificate from the Sri Lanka Tea Board.

Environmental Sustainability :

Our plantations have been certified on environment sustainability which includes,

  • Global GAP Certification
  • Agricultural Standards Beyond the TRI and RRI Guidelines
  • Committed to CEO Water Mandate
  • Signatory to the ‘Caring for Climate’
  • Preservation of Biodiversity.
  • Rain Forest Alliance

This ensures plantations are managed according to rigorous sustainability standards and by linking the businesses to conscientious consumers, who identify their goods and services through the Rainforest Alliance Certified™ seal

Mabroc Teas is the first Tea Exporting Company amongst all Tea Producing countries in the World to be accepted as a member of the Ethical Tea Partnership.

Traceability :

Mabroc is able to provide detailed Traceability Reports that can be traced back to the Tea Garden itself. This affords the Company a level of transparency that assures its clientele the highest level of purity and Tea that is produced under strict adherence to the Company’s food safety standards.

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