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Dallmayr - Tee & sustainability


Dallmayr - Tee
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Sustainability summary

Dallmayr has achieved the E-label, because only a little information is published about a policy on sustainability. It is hard to see the effort Dallmayr is making on sustainability. Therefore, more policy and transparency is needed.

Brand owner: Alois Dallmayr KG
Head office: München, Germany
Sector: Tea brands
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Free Tags: Dallmayr, EU organic, Fairtrade

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Dallmayr - Tee sustainability score report

Last edited: 23 September 2018 by Romina
Last reviewed: 23 September 2018 by Maarten

Questions about Climate Change/ Carbon Emissions

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1. Does the brand (owner) have a policy to reduce climate emissions generated from its own operations as well as its product supply chain? Dallmayr does not communicate any information on a climate protection policy. Source
2. Has the brand (owner) disclosed the annual absolute climate footprint of its 'own operations', and has it accomplished an overall absolute climate footprint reduction compared to the result of the previous reporting year? Dallmayr has clearly not published the absolute climate footprint for its Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions. Source
3. Has the brand (owner) disclosed the annual absolute climate footprint of its supply chain that is 'beyond own operations', and has it accomplished an overall absolute climate footprint reduction compared to the result of the previous reporting year? Dallmayr doesn't communicate a policy to reduce climate emissions generated from the supply chain and no outcomes/results of any such policy are reported. Source
4. Has the brand (owner) set a target to make at least its own operations fully climate neutral by 2030, and is the brand on track to achieve this target? Dallmayr doesn't communicate any information on target reductions for its climate emissions. Source

Questions about Environmental Policy

0 out of 7
1. Does the brand use organic or otherwise environmentally certified tea for at least 5% of its volume? Dallmayr purchases coffee - and therefore perhaps also tea - from environmentally certified sources such as UTZ, EU Organic and Rainforest Alliance. The brand provides a list of products covered by these certifications on its website, however, the percentage of certified tea is not provided. Source
2. Does the brand use organic or otherwise environmentally certified tea for at least 30% of its volume? See remark for environmental policy question 1. Source
3. Does the brand use organic or otherwise environmentally certified tea for at least 50% of its volume? See remark for environmental policy question 1. Source
4. Does the brand use organic or otherwise environmentally certified tea for at least 70% of its volume? See remark for environmental policy question 1. Source
5. Does the brand use organic or otherwise environmentally certified tea for at least 95% of its volume? See remark for environmental policy question 1. Source
6. Does the brand (owner) report what percentage of its consumer packaging materials are renewable or made from recycled materials, and does the brand implement best practices or concrete policies which have reduced the environmental impact of their packaging materials? Dallmayr doesn't communicate any information about a sustainable packaging policy, if there is any. Sustainability information should be easily accessible for consumers to make responsible choices. Source
7. Does the brand (owner) publish its absolute waste materials footprint and implement concrete policies to minimize waste, by reducing, re-using and recycling, thereby decreasing its waste footprint compared to the previous reporting year? Dallmayr doesn't communicate any information about its waste reduction policies. Source

Questions about Labour Conditions/ Fair Trade

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1. Does the brand (owner) have a clear and effective policy to improve the farmers’ income that goes beyond certification? Dallmayr doesn't provide concrete information about policy measures to improve the farmers working and living conditions, that goes beyond certification. Source
2. Does the brand (company) purchase at least 5% tea from sources (plantations) that are certified to e.g. have no child labor and no forced labor, and provide a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? Dallmayr buys Rainforest Alliance, Fairtrade and Utz-certified coffee, and thus perhaps also tea. However, the percentage of socially certified tea is not provided. Source
3. Does the brand (company) purchase at least 20% tea from sources (plantations) that are certified to e.g. have no child labor and no forced labor, and provide a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? See remark for labor conditions policy question 2. Source
4. Does the brand (company) purchase at least 40% tea from sources (plantations) that are certified to e.g. have no child labor and no forced labor, and provide a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? See remark for labor conditions policy question 2. Source
5. Does the brand (company) purchase at least 60% tea from sources (plantations) that are certified to e.g. have no child labor and no forced labor, and provide a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? See remark for labor conditions policy question 2. Source
6. Does the brand (company) purchase at least 80% tea from sources (plantations) that are certified to e.g. have no child labor and no forced labor, and provide a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? See remark for labor conditions policy question 2. Source
7. Does the brand (company) use socially certified tea for at least 95% of its volume, thus combating child labor and forced labour, and providing a better living standard for the farmers and workers who produce the tea? See remark for labor conditions policy question 2. Source
8. Does the brand (company) maintain a published list of tea suppliers, that have collectively contributed to more than 90% of the purchase volume of tea? Dallmayr doesn't provide a significant list of direct suppliers. Source