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17/03/2017

FSC® certification for the sustainable management of Candeia

In 2016, Citróleo receives the FSC® Certification from the Rainforest Alliance for the sustainable tree management plan. The FSC seal recognizes the responsible production of forest products, allowing consumers and businesses to make conscious purchasing decisions, benefiting people and the…

23/02/2017

Sustainability in the production of Natural Alpha Bisabolol

The candeia tree (Eremanthus erythropappus) is a native species from Brazil, with natural occurrence mainly in Serra da Mantiqueira and Serra do Espinhaço in the State of Minas Gerais. The essential oil extracted from this wood is rich in (-)…

14/02/2017

Sustainable Management of Candeia

Pilot project partnership with rural producers Continuing its sustainable work, in 2012, a Forest Partnership Pilot Project was implemented in the state of Minas Gerais, for the management plan and sustainable planting of the tree, including support and income generation…