Sustainability

Sustainability

Nurturing a Culture!

Sustainability is at the center of all that we do. At Orika, we have developed smarter manufacturing techniques and sustainable sourcing practices with prime focus on resiliency and long-term benefit of all the stake holders including farmers, consumers, environment and society at large.
We try to infuse the globally accepted sustainable farming practices while preserving the wisdom of traditional farming. This has helped the farmers in becoming more self-sufficient. At the same time, farmers are able to produce better Quality with lower ecological footprint.

TRADITIONAL

  • Farmers
  • APMCs/Mandis
  • Commission Agents
  • Traders
  • Processing Units
  • Orika
  • You

SUSTAINABLE

  • Farmers - Appointment of Lead farmers in identified areas.
  • Developing & training lead farmers with farmer groups.
  • Empowering the farmer groups on supervision and sustainable practices.
  • 3 tier sampling to check on Quality parameters, pesticide residues etc.
  • Guarantee to farmers for buying complying material at premium.

Why is Sustainable sourcing

need of the hour?

  • Environmental sustainability of farms
  • Safer spices
  • Lower ecological footprint
  • Transparent & leaner supply-chain improves Quality
  • Resilient livelihoods

Certifications

  • RainForestRainForest
  • SANSAN

ORIKA Endeavors

  • 45% of Paras spices are sourced from sustainable means
  • Farm to table – farm level traceability
  • Enhanced profitability of farmer due to low usage of agricultural inputs
  • 100% Buy back of produce from farmers