Union for Ethical BioTrade - UEBT

Governing Organization

Assessment Type

Third party assessed by non-verified bodies


ISEAL Alliance Member

Sectors Covered

Food, Beverage and Agriculture

Issues Covered

Biodegradable and Recycling, Carbon, CSR, Environmental Management, Ethical Trade, Waste and Chemicals Management, Water Related

Information from the ITC's Standards Map


The Union for Ethical BioTrade is a non-profit association that promotes the _x001C_ Sourcing with Respect_x001D_ of ingredients that come from biodiversity. Members commit to gradually ensuring that their sourcing practices promote the conservation of biodiversity, respect traditional knowledge and assure the equitable sharing of benefits all along the supply chain. UEBT Trading members... more

Key Features

* There are three types of membership to the UEBT: trading members, affiliate members and individual members.
* The UEBT verification framework is based on seven
Principles and Criteria:
(i) conservation of biodiversity,
(ii) sustainable use of biodiversity,
(iii) fair and equitable sharing of benefits,
(iv) socio-economic criteria,
(v) compliance with... more

Stakeholder Engagement

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Sustainability Issues

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