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FSC® certification for the sustainable management of Candeia

In 2016, Citróleo receives the FSC® Certification for the plan of sustainable management of the candeia tree on farms: Citróleo (Baependi/MG), Sítio dos Ipês (Liberdade/MG) and Recanto do Sossego (Liberdade/MG). Statement of commitment with FSC® CITRÓLEO, a pioneer company in…


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 (-)…


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…