We believe that creating truly sustainable global supply chains requires a shared responsibility approach. This means that the costs and benefits of certification are evenly distributed between farmers and buyers along the supply chain, so that both are rewarded for their efforts to embrace more sustainable practices.
The UML is used across the palm industry and has become a trusted reference to identify mills as part of supply chain mapping and traceability.
Rainforest Alliance certification is carried out by our authorized certification bodies. Find an authorized certification body in your county.
View our database to search for all farms, farmer groups, and supply chain certificates in the Rainforest Alliance’s certification program
In our certification program, we work together with farmers and companies, supporting them to use data to improve their risk analysis, measure progress along their sustainability journey, and support future claims.
Learn more about the standards that apply to farms and supply chain actors.