Whilst there has been little change to how trees are exploited over the years, we strive to ensure the highest standards of tapping. We guarantee optimized yields, maximise the life of the tree bark and ensure the highest quality latex through implementation of tapping best practices and use of well-maintained tapping equipment.
In order to become a qualified tapper, our employees benefit from a 1-month theory and practical training process. Upskilling continues through training sessions, and via the support of tapping inspectors. We expect this commitment to best tapping practices from our suppliers too.
This thorough approach enables our teams to adhere to the following guidelines: