Dr. Bronner’s has announced the debut of its first Regenerative Organic Certified (ROC) product, Dr. Bronner’s Regenerative Organic Coconut Oil. Expeller-pressed with a rich flavor and nutty aroma, it’s available in white and whole kernel varieties online at drbronner.com and wherever organic products are sold in retailers nationwide.
“Regenerative Organic Certification brings together the best of the soil health, animal welfare and fair labor movements into a single standard. Adopted at global scale, regenerative organic management of agricultural lands can mitigate climate change and help build resilient rural communities ,” said David Bronner, Cosmic Engagement Officer at Dr. Bronner’s.
As the first Regenerative Organic Certified Coconut Oil, this product demonstrates that regenerative organic agriculture can be practiced at the scale needed to meet global market demands. “‘Organic and fair’ is more than not using chemicals. It’s about rebuilding soil fertility and productivity to allow farmers to improve yields and income.” said Gero Leson, Vice President of Special Operations at Dr. Bronner’s.
Regenerative Organic Certification is a holistic agriculture certification encompassing animal welfare, fairness for farmers and farmworkers, and robust requirements for soil health and land management. Regenerative organic agriculture is a proven method for mitigating the effects of climate change with practices such as minimal tillage, composting, and intercropping.
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