IFF Ingredient Garners FairWild Certification

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International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) has gained FairWild certification for its perfumery ingredient Peru Balsam from El Salvador.

The certification recognizes commitment to conserving natural resources, sustainable harvesting processes and fair working conditions. FairWild Standards “ensure the continued use and long-term survival of wild species and populations in their habitats, while respecting traditions and cultures, and supporting the livelihoods of stakeholders.”

“Gaining FairWild certification for Peru Balsam underscores our commitment to responsibly sourcing ingredients, conserving natural resources and improving the livelihoods of farming communities,” said Bertrand de Preville, general manager, IFF-LMR. “I am proud to say that IFF-LMR offers a portfolio of sustainable fragrance ingredients that satisfy our customers’ needs and reduce our environmental footprint.”

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