Control Union (UK) is pleased to announce that it has certified the first farm against the Sustainable Indoor Farming (SIF) criteria.
Control Union (UK) is delighted to announce its latest achievement: welcoming the first two Plastic Free certified clients into its fold under the ‘relaunched’ Plastic Free Standard – Product v2.0.
In today's environmentally conscious world, businesses are increasingly seeking ways to align their operations with sustainable practices. Textile certifications provide a powerful tool for organisations to demonstrate their commitment to responsible sourcing, production, and consumption.
as much as 95 percent of the marine litter found on coastlines, the sea surface, and the ocean floor
”. And when it comes to plastics it is packaging which is the biggest culprit, with the UK alone producing over 2 million tonnes
of plastic packaging every year. Given the gravity of the global plastics crisis, businesses can no longer assume that unsubstantiated claims, pledges, or pacts around their use of plastic will be enough to secure the public’s trust in their brand. Now more than ever they need to prove the ways in which they are cutting the use of plastic and adopting alternative, compostable, materials through a robust certification process.
Since the BBC aired Blue Planet 2 in 2017, the conversation around the use of plastics has continued to hit the headlines with increasing regularity and is of growing concern to consumers and governments alike. The UN Environment Programme estimates that plastics constitute “
Control Union (UK) Ltd are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Max Goulden as the new Managing Director of the company. With a strong focus on client service and developing new opportunities, Max will work to grow and strengthen Control Union (UK’s) already well-established certification business across our core sectors: textiles, timber, marine, agriculture, plastics, biofuels, food safety and social compliance. In addition, he will work to support and develop our industrial inspections and commodities inspections services.
Climate Pledge Friendly
(CPF) program. CPF enables Amazon customers to easily find more-sustainable products, by searching for those which carry the CPF badge. Program inclusion drives an average 10% increase in product page views
. In order to qualify for the CPF badge, products must hold at least one of a number of trusted certifications
Control Union has collaborated with Amazon to help those selling products on Amazon’s online store qualify for the
The regenagri initiative for regenerative agriculture has continuous improvement as a core principle. The newly released version 3.0 of its standard and platform is a reflection of this.