Tools & Resources

A variety of useful tools, resources and research, specifically designed and curated for the sugarcane industry.

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Whether you’re from a farm, mill, or consumer-facing business, you’ll find resources here that will help you to achieve success with sugarcane. Simply toggle the filters along the right-hand side of the page to narrow your search.

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Guidance for the Production Standard v4.2

The Production Standard helps farmers and mills to measure their productivity and key environmental and social impacts. On the road to certification, businesses can increase efficiency, lower energy use, and reduce waste – all the time improving on the bottom line.

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Guidance For The Production Standard (Latest Version, English)

The primary purpose of this document is to provide farmers and millers with guidance and clarification on the indicators of the Bonsucro Production Standard. It also provides additional requirements, the implementation of which will support conformity with the Bonsucro Production Standard. It serves as guidance on how to implement the Standard at the mill and […]

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard v4.0

The objective of this Guidance of Implementation of Bonsucro Mass balance CoC Standard is to facilitate the understanding and implementation of Bonsucro CoC Standard by economic operators, Certification Bodies and the wider audience. The document shall be read in conjunction with the Bonsucro Mass Balance CoC Standard as this document contains all the requirements to be met in order to achieve Chain of Custody certification.

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Bonsucro Production Standard v4.1.1

The Production Standard helps farmers and mills to measure their productivity and key environmental and social impacts. On the road to certification, businesses can increase efficiency, lower energy use, and reduce waste – all the time improving on the bottom line.

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Certification Protocol v5.1

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Bonsucro Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard (Portuguese)

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Guidance for the Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1 (Español)

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Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1 (Español)

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Guidance for the Production Standard v4.2 (Español)

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Production Standard v4.2 (Español)

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Guidance for the Production Standard v4.2 (Portuguese)

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Guidance for the Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1 (Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1 (Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Production Standard v4.2 (Portuguese)

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Guidance for the Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1

The objective of this Guidance of Implementation of Bonsucro Mass balance CoC Standard is to facilitate the understanding and implementation of Bonsucro CoC Standard by economic operators, Certification Bodies and the wider audience. The document shall be read in conjunction with the Bonsucro Mass Balance CoC Standard as this document contains all the requirements to […]

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Bonsucro Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard v4.1

The objective of this Guidance of Implementation of Bonsucro Mass balance CoC Standard is to facilitate the understanding and implementation of Bonsucro CoC Standard by economic operators, Certification Bodies and the wider audience. The document shall be read in conjunction with the Bonsucro Mass Balance CoC Standard as this document contains all the requirements to […]

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Bonsucro Production Standard v4.2

Bonsucro Production Standard contains the requirements for farms and mills to become Bonsucro Certified.  This includes metric requirements to demonstrate sustainability in sugarcane production.

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Yield goals for Rainfed and Irrigated Sugarcane

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Bonsucro Standard Development and Revision Procedure v1.2

This document specifies the procedure to be followed by Bonsucro for the development of any new Bonsucro international standards and when substantive changes to existing Bonsucro international standards are made and Bonsucro. The purpose of this procedure is to ensure the credibility of all Bonsucro standards, by incorporating the values of transparency, participation and fairness […]

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Bonsucro Systems Report (2017)

As a full member of ISEAL, Bonsucro is required to submit and publish an annual report on its Monitoring and Evaluation System.

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Bonsucro Systems Report (2015)

As a full member of ISEAL, Bonsucro is required to submit and publish an annual report on its Monitoring and Evaluation System.

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Claims And Labelling Guidelines (2014)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard (2011, Español)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard (2011, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard (2011)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2011, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2011, Español)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2011)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2015, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard (v4, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard (2015, Español)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2015, Español)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (Latest Version, Thai)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Guidance (2015)

The objective of this Guidance of Implementation of Bonsucro Mass balance CoC Standard is to facilitate the understanding and implementation of Bonsucro CoC Standard by economic operators, Certification Bodies and the wider audience. The document shall be read in conjunction with the Bonsucro Mass Balance CoC Standard as this document contains all the requirements to be met in order to achieve Chain of Custody certification.

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Guidance For The Production Standard (v4, Español)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (v4, Español)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Interpretation Note (Español)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Interpretation Note (Portuguese)

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Guidance For The Bonsucro Production Standard (v4, Thai)

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Audit Guidance For The Production Standard (2011)

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Bonsucro Chain Of Custody Standard Interpretation Note

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Bonsucro Production Standard (2011, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (2012)

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Guidance For The Bonsucro Production Standard (v4.1)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (v4.1)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (2011, Español)

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Bonsucro Systems Report (2014)

As a full member of ISEAL, Bonsucro is required to submit and publish an annual report on its Monitoring and Evaluation System.

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Guidance For The Bonsucro Production Standard (v4, Español)

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Guidance For The Bonsucro Production Standard (v4, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Systems Report (2016)

As a full member of ISEAL, Bonsucro is required to submit and publish an annual report on its Monitoring and Evaluation System.

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Bonsucro Outcome Report (2013)

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Guidance for the Bonsucro Production Standard (v4)

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Bonsucro Outcome Report (2015)

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Bonsucro Production Guidance (2015, Portuguese)

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Bonsucro Outcome Report (2016)

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Bonsucro Production Standard (2015, Portuguese)

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Governance

Bonsucro Complaint Resolution Process

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Bonsucro Code Of Conduct

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Publications

Bonsucro At A Glance

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Bonsucro Progress Report (2013)

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Bonsucro Articles of Association

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Bonsucro Progress Report (2014)

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Publications

A Guide To Bonsucro (Portuguese)

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A Guide To Bonsucro (Español)

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Certification

Bonsucro Certification Protocol (2011)

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A Guide To Bonsucro (English)

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Bonsucro Certification Protocol (2015) v5.0

Bonsucro has developed a Certification Protocol for members and auditors that presents the process and procedures for certification against the Bonsucro Standards.

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Theory of change – Priority indicators

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Theory of change summary

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Bonsucro Calculator (Portuguese) (Input-only version)

A unique and powerful tool for measuring how sustainable your business is. Essential if you’re in the process of getting certified.

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Bonsucro Progress Report (2014/15)

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Bonsucro Calculator (Español) (Input-only version)

A unique and powerful tool for measuring how sustainable your business is. Essential if you’re in the process of getting certified.

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Climatic Zones

Discover which Climatic Zone your business falls within using our map. Key Benefits: Particularly useful for indicator 3.1.2 of the Bonsucro Production Standard Yield goals for Rainfed and Irrigated Sugarcane

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Bonsucro Calculator (English) (Input-only version)

A unique and powerful tool for measuring how sustainable your business is. Essential if you’re in the process of getting certified.

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