Smile Coffee Werks Certifications
Rainforest Alliance Certified CoffeeThe Rainforest Alliance seal stands for a better future for people and nature. When you choose our Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee, you can be confident that you are supporting farmers to look after their workers and protect our natural resources! For additional information visit www.rainforest-alliance.org
ClimatePartners - Climate NeutralAs part of our climate action strategy to offset our carbon footprint we’ve become Climate Neutral through ClimatePartners by contributing to a forest protection project in Portel, Brazil. By partnering with ClimatePartners we are able to contribute to 11 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to preserve peace and prosperity for people and the planet. You can read more about this offset project and how Smile has contributed to preserving the rainforest and the wellbeing of its local people so it’s not deforested to for soy plantations by visiting our offset partner link here.
USDA Certified Biobased Product
Biobased products have played an increasingly important role in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that exacerbate global climate change. Our coffee pods are a USDA Certified Biobased product, which means they are derived from plant based and renewable materials vs. conventional petroleum. You can read more about USDA Certified Biobased products by visiting their website at www.biopreferred.gov/BioPreferred/.
BPI® Certified Commercially CompostableBPI®, (the Biodegradable Products Institute), is an association that provides testing, education and certification of compostable products. Both our Nespresso® and Keurig® compatible coffee pods are BPI Certified for commercial composting, giving our consumers and composters confidence to feel good about our delicious coffee pods. You can read more about BPI by visiting their website at www.bpiworld.org.
Dincertco (Seedling and Din Geoprüft Marks)
DINCERTCO is a certification body authorized by European Bioplastics that awards products in compliance with DIN EN 13432, (the standard for packaging recoverable through composting and biodegradation). Our plant-based pods proudly bear DinCertco’s Seedling DIN Geoprüft Industrial Compostable certification marks.