Taiwan Sugar Corporation joins "Small Farmers Carbon" project to boost soil carbon sequestration(In Chinese)

January 09, 2024 | CNA, Taiwan

Taiwan Sugar Corporation announced its participation in the "Small Farmers Carbon" project initiated by the Green Consumers' Foundation and Tian Di He Qi Corporation. The project aims to evaluate carbon sequestration potential in sugarcane fields, contributing to future international carbon credit certification and domestic voluntary reduction projects. With global consensus on transitioning to net-zero emissions, Taiwan Sugar is actively promoting "natural carbon sinks." The initiative, recognized under the Gold Standard, focuses on enhancing soil carbon storage through sustainable practices. By participating in this project, Taiwan Sugar aims to quantify soil carbon sequestration and certify its products under the "Gold Standard," facilitating international recognition and enhancing its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance.