What is Fair Trade?
Fair Trade is an alternative approach to conventional trading methods, based on a partnership between producers and consumers.
Fair Trade programs work with disadvantaged farmers in the developing world to provide opportunities to help improve their lives through empowerment, fair wages, and safe working conditions.
By choosing to purchase Fair Trade products, you are choosing a powerful way to help reduce poverty. Look for products on campus with the Fair Trade logo.
Look for Sustainable Choices in Selkirk Bookstores!
These choices have been identified with a Sustainable Choice stamp of recognition. Look for this stamp on items and know that you purchase is supporting a more sustainable future.
What do we look for when determining a Sustainable Choice? Certified Organic, Fair Trade Certified, Certified B Corp, 1% for the Planet member, 100% recycled content, and 100% recyclable.
Sustainable Choices consider the people, plant and profit.