Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative (SNR-i)
 


Voluntary Guidelines and Criteria Version 1

SNR Criteria and Indicators Version 1:

Criteria 1: Support improvement of productivity
Performance indicator 1.1: Optimizing the planting of recommended clones
Performance indicator 1.2: Optimizing planting density
Performance indicator 1.3: Optimizing fertilizers and chemical use

Criteria 2: Enhance Natural Rubber quality
Performance indicator 2.1: Commitment to natural rubber quality
Performance indicator 2.2: Compliance with testing and grading

Criteria 3: Support forest sustainability
Performance indicator 3.1: Compliance with relevant local legal requirements
Performance indicator 3.2: Protection/conservation of protected areas

Criteria 4: Water management
Performance indicator 4.1: Compliance with relevant local legal requirements and local customary water use rights
Performance indicator 4.2: Treatment of industrial waste water

Criteria 5: Respect human and labour rights
Performance indicator 5.1: Child labour and minimum age for workers
Performance indicator 5.2: Forced labour
Performance indicator 5.3: Freedom of association and collective bargaining

The complete SNR-i Criteria, Indicators and KPIs Version 1 document is available from here.