About Us

Your partner in tea since 1950!

Our Commitments

Firsd is proud to offer tea from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms. Our regard for people and planet is reflected in the ways we treat our farmers as well as the land on which they work.

The Rainforest Alliance supports farmers and the environment in the following ways:

 

Firsd is also a Fair Trade Certified Trader and offers Fair Trade Certified teas. Fair Trade Certified builds a global model around the concept that economic empowerment and sustainable livelihoods are the basis for a market that works for everyone.

Fair Trade works to assure:

 

In addition to our Rainforest Alliance certification, we work closely with the Ethical Tea Partnership to ensure the tea industry is fair and advantageous to all parties involved. We strive to improve the social and environmental conditions for families, communities and businesses with which we partner.

Here are just a few of the Ethical Tea Partnership’s many standards:

 

For more information on the Ethical Tea Partnership, http://www.ethicalteapartnership.org/