The Ministry for Agrarian Development (MDA) extended the deadline for businesses and business networks wishing to participate in BioFach Latin America 2009 to Sep. 30. The trade show will be held in São Paulo city, October 28-30, at the Transamerica Expocenter. 15 businesses will be chosen from the country’s five regions. BioFach Latin America is a business trade show geared to the organics industry that provides high visibility and the opportunity to launch new products, hold
Through the DA2 Projects Company, IPD went to the north of Minas Gerais to jumpstart the work developed by a project called “Economic Development of Family Agriculture at the Jaíba Area”. During the month of October, agricultural and animal breeding research institutions met with local and state research agencies like the DIJ – Jaiba Irrigated District and the Vales do São Francisco and Parnaíba Development Company to formalize the commitment of these
Editora Gente publishes book that shows how to educate and innovate in all of sustainability’s aspects. The socioeconomic changes of the past 20 years have deeply affected the behavior of companies, in various industries, which were up to now used to maximizing profits only. The idea of social responsibility incorporated in business is therefore relatively new. With the emergence of new demands and more pressure for transparency in business, organizations are now pressured to act more responsibly
Natural and organic cosmetics are not just another fad, but rather, better health care. Learn the differences between the two and how to identify potentially harmful chemicals By Rayanne Portugal It is possible to take care of your health while being ecologically correct. This is the main attraction of organic cosmetics. Made from 100% natural components, their production processes are also totally sustainable, from raw-materials to marketing. This provides the consumer with a certified quality product
Sign up and get our news right into your e-mail.