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6th September 2019

Empowering Smallholder Farmers in Thailand

Smallholder farmers worldwide make a vital contribution to the products we...

3rd September 2019

Socicana wins MasterCana award for Bonsucro Work

2019 edition of the award recognises association's work on...

2nd September 2019

Bonsucro is looking for a new Board Chair & Board Director

We regret to inform our stakeholders that our Board Chair, Géraldine Kutas...

2nd September 2019

Bonsucro welcomes Ruben Faust to Bonsucro’s Board of Directors

We're delighted that Bonsucro's Board of Directors has a new member in Ruben...

28th August 2019

Bonsucro Certification Body meeting set to be held in Brazil

Bonsucro certification reaches 160,000 workers & supports communities of...

20th August 2019

Preliminary results on comparative study between Bonsucro & RenovaBio presented

The preliminary results of a comparative study between Bonsucro and RenovaBio's...

22nd July 2019

Bonsucro Technical Training in India: Another step ahead towards sustainable sugar production

Thirty participants and a room that was filled with experience, energy and...

19th July 2019

Ingenio Tala se convierte en el segundo ingenio certificado por Bonsucro en México.

La caña de azúcar es un cultivo importante en México Tiene una historia de...

19th July 2019

Ingenio Tala becomes the second Bonsucro certified mill in Mexico

Sugarcane is an important crop in Mexico It has history of cultivation dating...

3rd July 2019

Brazilian mill Goiasa-Goiatuba holds Bonsucro training

From 24 to 28 June Bonsucro's Regional Coordinator, Brazil, Livia Ignácio,...

17th June 2019

Bonsucro at the WABCG Conference Brazil

From 3-6 June, Bonsucro's Regional Coordinator Brazil, Livia Ignácio, attended...

17th June 2019

We’re looking for a Regional Coordinator for Mexico

Mexico is an important sugarcane producer and is a key focus of engagement for...

14th June 2019

Members of Standard Revision Working Group appointed

The revision of the Bonsucro Production Standard continues to pick up speed...

14th June 2019

Bonsucro and Earth Innovation Institute launch RenovaBio impact project in Brazil

On June 12, Bonsucro led the official launch of an impact project in...

14th June 2019

Ingenio Providencia achieves latest Bonsucro certification in Colombia

Ingenio Providencia has become the second mill in the Colombia to obtain...

11th June 2019

Argentina’s first Bonsucro certification for ethanol

An Argentine mill has become the country’s first to achieve Bonsucro...

6th June 2019

Looking back at Bonsucro Global Week 2019: Read the report

In March 2019, nearly 200 participants from all over the world headed to...

5th June 2019

Bonsucro certification arrives in Mexico: Ingenio San Nicolas achieves country’s first certification

We’re pleased to announce that in March 2019, Ingenio San Nicolas (ISN)...

29th May 2019

ASI & Bonsucro launch oversight project

We are pleased to announce that Bonsucro has signed a service...

7th May 2019

Nueva Aplicación Para Reducir el Uso de Plaguicidas Altamente Tóxicos ya Está Disponible

Pesticides and Alternatives: la herramienta multilingüe para apoyar el...

7th May 2019

Reducing the Use of Highly Hazardous Pesticides

Many pesticides can be harmful to people and the environment, but are still...

25th April 2019

Comienza la revisión del Estándar de Producción Bonsucro

> Participa en la encuesta de pre-consulta > Únete al grupo de trabajo...

19th April 2019

Bonsucro is Developing a Credit Trading Platform  

Bonsucro is delighted to announce that it is investing in the development of...

16th April 2019

Announcement on Benchmarking & Improvement Partnerships

Bonsucro is a platform for change and continuous improvement towards...

16th April 2019

Help Launch the Bonsucro Production Standard Revision

The Bonsucro Production Standard is at the heart of everything Bonsucro does It...

16th April 2019

Announcing changes to the Board of Directors

Bonsucro is delighted to announce two changes to the Bonsucro Board of...

15th April 2019

How Cyclone Idai has affected sugarcane-growing communities

On 13 March 2019, Cyclone Idai landed in central Mozambique, Zimbabwe and...

26th March 2019

Bonsucro Global Week 2019 Presentations & Speakers

Over four days from 11-14 March 2019, a record number of 190 participants...

21st March 2019

Statement: Complaint under OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises

Bonsucro exists to ensure that responsible sugarcane production creates...

19th March 2019

Interview with Diana Visser, Corbion

To mark Bonsucro Global Week, we've caught up with some of the speakers to find...

18th March 2019

Interview with Géraldine Kutas, Bonsucro

This Bonsucro Global Week, we spoke to Bonsucro's Board Chair Géraldine Kutas...

15th March 2019

Interview with Mina Manuchehri, Landesa

To mark Bonsucro Global Week, we've caught up with some of the speakers to find...

14th March 2019

Interview with Meredith Smith, ED&F Man

To mark Bonsucro Global Week, we've caught up with some of the speakers to find...

13th March 2019

The Bonsucro Inspire Award 2019 Winners

This year the Bonsucro Inspire Awards returned for their eighth edition This...

13th March 2019

Interview with Arindom Datta, Rabobank

To mark Bonsucro Global Week, we've caught up with some of the speakers to find...

12th March 2019

Interview with Ulrike Sapiro, The Coca Cola Company

To mark Bonsucro Global Week, we've caught up with some of the speakers to find...

11th March 2019

Bonsucro Inspire Award Nominees for Excellence in Sustainability Communications

There’s just 2 days to go until the Bonsucro Inspire Awards ceremony –...

8th March 2019

Bonsucro Inspire Award Nominees for Positive Social Impact

Bonsucro Inspire Award Categories Ground Breaking Innovations ...

27th February 2019

Bonsucro Inspire Award Nominees for Ground Breaking Innovations

Bonsucro Inspire Award Categories Ground Breaking Innovations ...

22nd February 2019

Bonsucro Inspire Award Nominees for Inspiring Sustainability Partnerships

There’s just 16 days to go until the Bonsucro Inspire Awards ceremony –...

21st February 2019

Bonsucro Board Adopts a Revised Chain of Custody Standard

We are pleased to announce the Bonsucro Board of Directors have...

24th January 2019

Study Shows Adoption of Bonsucro Sustainability Standard Can Halve Sugarcane Industry GHG Emissions

A new study published in PNAS journal finds widespread adoption of the...

10th January 2019

Podcast: Jason Glaser, CEO at La Isla Network, Reveals The Critical Basics For Sustainable Sugarcane

Jason Glaser, CEO at La Isla Network and member of Bonsucro, discusses...

20th December 2018

Demonstrating impacts of sustainability standards beyond certification: a WWF-ISEAL white paper

For a wide variety of impacts, the benefits of certification using...

24th November 2018

First certification using the Smallholder Standard – congratulations to Saraburi Sugar Company

We’re pleased to announce that Saraburi Sugar Company has become the first...

19th November 2018

New Bonsucro Claims & Labelling Rules Released

A key benefit of being involved with Bonsucro is the ability to make claims The...

24th October 2018

Take part in the public consultation on the Chain of Custody Standard

Bonsucro's Chain of Custody Standard ensures the traceability of...

18th October 2018

Reminder: Take part in the consultation on the Bonsucro Endorsement Protocol

Bonsucro is currently holding a second consultation round on the...

24th September 2018

Bonsucro is revising its Chain of Custody Standard

Bonsucro's Chain of Custody Standard ensures the traceability of...

20th September 2018

Take part in the consultation on the Bonsucro Endorsement Protocol

We're launching the second consultation round on the Protocol, a process...

22nd August 2018

Join the Standard Revision Working Group

Interested in shaping the next version of the Bonsucro Chain of Custody...

17th August 2018

Celebrating Bolivia’s first Bonsucro certified mill – Guabirá  

Congratulations to Ingenio Azucarero Guabirá for becoming the first Bonsucro...

17th August 2018

China’s COFCO joins Bonsucro

In a boost for sugarcane sustainability in China, COFCO Sugar has...

8th August 2018

Certification Update: 

  > Changes to the Bonsucro Certification System Following the recent...

7th August 2018

Bonsucro contributes to OECD-FAO Due Diligence Pilot

Bonsucro is taking part in a pilot on the implementation on the OECD-FAO...

7th August 2018

More licensed training providers join Bonsucro

Bonsucro welcomes ARTC and HSEQ, the two most recent additions to our Licensed...

26th July 2018

Developing better data management for farms & mills: Bonsucro & LEGEND

Over the last 18 months, Bonsucro has partnered with TMP Systems on a DFID...

19th July 2018

Consultation on the Bonsucro Certification Protocol

Bonsucro is pleased to launch a public consultation on the draft v6 of the...

10th July 2018

Technical Week Thailand

Bonsucro Technical Week in Thailand concluded last week - and it was one of...

9th July 2018

Sucden chooses Bonsucro for a sustainable sugarcane supply chain

Group becomes the latest company to achieve Chain of Custody...

20th June 2018

Bonsucro Week 2019 – Save the Date

Bonsucro Week is Bonsucro’s flagship event, and has been held all...

14th June 2018

Géraldine Kutas to continue as Board Chair

During the meeting of the Bonsucro Board of Directors last week the decision...

14th June 2018

China: Accelerating Progress

It was only fairly recently that China, one of the biggest sugarcane...

14th June 2018

Piloting The Smallholder Standard Around The World

The Production Standard For Smallholders In Practice Smallholder farmers are a...

12th June 2018

Bonsucro Production Standard for Smallholder Farmers Launched

Download the Standard & Quick Guide The Production...

11th June 2018

Guangxi East Asia Funan Refinery achieves China’s second Bonsucro certification

We are pleased to announce China’s second Bonsucro certification has been...

10th June 2018

Reflections on Mauritius Technical Week 2018

Mauritius has a long history with the sweet crop Sugarcane was first introduced...

17th May 2018

New Smallholder Standard Nearing Completion

We're excited to let you know that, with considerable support and...

17th May 2018

 Making Credit Purchases Easier

Bonsucro’s Credit Trading System is an opportunity for companies to meet...

16th May 2018

Bonsucro is looking for a new Board Chair

Bonsucro is looking for a leader to join as Chair to provide direction to the...

16th May 2018

Bonsucro strengthens presence in Mexico

We're pleased to welcome Ruth Ascensio to the Bonsucro team as we...

15th May 2018

Alex Bjork becomes new Chair of Bonsucro Members’ Council

Alex Bjork, of World-Wide Fund US (WWF US) has become the new Chair of...

19th April 2018

First Bonsucro Certification in China

Guangxi Ningming East Asia Sugar Co becomes first sugarcane mill in the country...

19th April 2018

Claudia Asensio elected Vice Chair of Members’ Council

Bonsucro would like to formally welcome Claudia Asensio as the Vice Chair of...

10th April 2018

Update: Draft Bonsucro Production Standard & Calculator for Smallholder Farmers

Smallholders are a hugely important part of sugarcane production and present...

1st April 2018

WWF and Honduran Producer Association use Bonsucro as foundation for agreement

Using Bonsucro as a core reference point, a newly-signed agreement promises to...

22nd February 2018

New Bonsucro CEO Appointed – Danielle Morley to join Bonsucro in May

Bonsucro's Board of Directors is delighted to announce that Danielle Morley...

14th February 2018

Melanie Rutten-Sülz joins Bonsucro’s Board of Directors

Bonsucro welcomes Melanie Rutten-Sülz to Bonsucro’s Board of Directors as...

14th February 2018

A Message from Diane Stevenson, Chair of the Bonsucro Members’ Council

Diane Stevenson, Chair of the Bonsucro Members Council, sends out a message to...

13th February 2018

Sugarcane & the SDGS: A Q&A with Fundazucar’s Tomás Regalado

leer artículo en español Sugarcane-based agriculture and industry has...

13th February 2018

Intervista con Tomás Regalado, presidente de Fundazucar

leer artículo en ingles La agricultura y la industria basada en la caña de...

12th February 2018

Bonsucro Inspire Awards 2018

leer artículo en español The sixth annual Bonsucro Inspire...

10th February 2018

Premio Bonsucro Inspire 2018

leer artículo en inglés Durante la Semana Bonsucro 2018, celebramos...

29th January 2018

Consultation launched on Smallholder Standard & Calculator

Bonsucro is pleased to launch a public consultation on the draft Smallholder...

1st December 2017

Introducing Bonsucro’s Buyer Accelerator Group

Introducing the Bonsucro Buyer Accelerator...

1st December 2017

Bonsucro Buyer Group issues message to market

Bonsucro is excited to issue the following statement on behalf of the Buyer...

17th November 2017

Bonsucro Theory of Change open for feedback

After an extensive process of consultation and reflection, Bonsucro is excited...

16th November 2017

Q&A with CNPA’s Mario Amador

Nicaragua is a country with a long history of sugarcane cultivation, processing...

16th November 2017

Pesticides Database Launched

In collaboration with ISEAL & other ISEAL members, Bonsucro is pleased to...

6th November 2017

Nominations open for the 2018 Bonsucro Inspire Award

Know someone doing extraordinary work on sugarcane sustainability Nominate them...

19th October 2017

Bonsucro Week 2018 – registrations now open

Bonsucro Week 2018: Registrations Now Open Participate in the not-to-miss...

15th September 2017

Smallholder Review Launched

Smallholder farmers are a crucial component in many sugarcane industries around...

14th September 2017

Corbion launches its new PLA bioplastics produced from Bonsucro certified sugarcane

The first batch of Bonsucro certified sugar for production of Corbion PLA...

14th September 2017

Adelante Initiative launched in Nicaragua

On 3 August, at mill San Antonio in Nicaragua, a Memorandum of Understanding...

11th September 2017

Learning from Sustainable Practitioners in Technical Weeks in Mexico and India

One of Bonsucro’s priorities this summer has been to take Bonsucro Technical...

1st September 2017

Louis Dreyfus Company extends Bonsucro Chain of Custody Certification

Bonsucro is pleased to announce that Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) has achieved...

11th August 2017

White paper on sustainability of Thai sugarcane industry released

Opportunities & challenges in Thai sugarcane industry identified We’re...

7th August 2017

Highlights from the First Bonsucro Technical Week in Africa

To participate in our next Technical Week in Colombia please click...

20th July 2017

Outcome Report 2017 Webinars

Hear the latest Bonsucro data & insights Earlier this month, Bonsucro...

18th July 2017

Join Bonsucro’s Smallholder Steering Committee

Help create a certification system with a component that is tailored for...

5th July 2017

Get the latest data and insights about Bonsucro with the Outcome Report 2017

Each year, Bonsucro publishes its Outcome Report to share the latest...

19th June 2017

What’s behind a Bonsucro Chain of Custody Certification?

Founding members of Bonsucro ED&F Man explain how working with Bonsucro...

8th June 2017

We’re seeking input on endorsing Local Improvement Programmes

Bonsucro is designing an approach to endorsing Local Improvement Programmes...

25th May 2017

Corbion achieves first Chain of Custody certification for bioplastics

Thai plant set to produce PLA pellets using cane sugar-derived lactic...

24th May 2017

Bonsucro Benchmarking formally launched

New instrument provides opportunities for recognition &...

2nd May 2017

Bonsucro Connect is live!

The revolutionary cloud-based tool for a sustainable sugarcane industry is now...

25th April 2017

Join us in Thailand for Bonsucro Technical Week

The next instalment of Bonsucro Technical Week is fast approaching Are you or...

24th April 2017

The first-ever Bonsucro Technical Week kicks off in Brazil

Last month, 59 people, drawn from sugarcane mills, auditors, consultants and...

4th April 2017

Bonsucro Standards Updated for EU RED

The European Commission recently renewed Bonsucro's status as a recognised...

23rd March 2017

EU re-approves Bonsucro as a recognised scheme

Recognition allows bioethanol producers to show compliance with the Directive...

21st March 2017

Ingenio La Providencia becomes first Bonsucro certified mill in Argentina

We're very pleased to announce that Ingenio La Providencia, a sugarcane mill in...

20th March 2017

Bonsucro Technical Week: Announcing dates around the globe

Join a Bonsucro Technical Week near you Bonsucro is pleased to announce a set...

15th February 2017

What is Jurisdictional Sustainability?

Read Earth Innovation Institute's new report to find out how a jurisdictional...

1st February 2017

Géraldine Kutas becomes new vice-chair of Bonsucro Board

We're excited to welcome Géraldine Kutas to Bonsucro's Board of Directors as...

1st February 2017

Ingenio San Antonio becomes first Bonsucro certified mill in Nicaragua

We're very pleased to announce that Ingenio San Antonio, a sugarcane mill in...

1st February 2017

Smartcane BMP benchmarked to Bonsucro

Bonsucro is pleased to announce that Smartcane BMP, a system developed in...

1st February 2017

THRIVE achieves advanced alignment to the Bonsucro Production Standard

Bonsucro supports THRIVE Sustainability Claims The THRIVE Farm Module is...

26th January 2017

Introducing Bonsucro Connect

Bonsucro is delighted to announce the launch of a new IT platform, Bonsucro...