Ethical Tea Partnership

Governing Organization

Assessment Type

Third party assessed by non-verified bodies

Information from the ITC's Standards Map


The Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP) is an alliance of tea packers who are working together to improve the sustainability of the tea sector. The ETP members share a vision of a thriving industry that is socially just and environmentally sustainable. The companies involved range from major multi-nationals, whose brands are found in most kitchens and supermarkets, to privately owned specialists... more

Key Features

* ETP collaborates with both Rainforest Alliance and
UTZ CERTIFIED. ETP is now placed to help improve tea
sustainability after entering into a new partnership with the Fairtrade Foundation.
* ETP works directly with producers through a network
of Regional Managers based in India, China, Indonesia,
Kenya and Sri Lanka.
* The fundamental principles of the ETP... more

Stakeholder Engagement

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Sustainability Issues

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