Friend Leaf Becomes Carbonfree® Small Business Partner

February 02, 2021

New York-based Friend Leaf is sharing the benefits of CBD and other cannabinoids through offering potent, clean, and pure CBD-rich organic hemp flower. Industry-leading testing practices ensure that customers are getting the best hemp flower this country has to offer while comprehensive sustainability practices demonstrate a deep appreciation for nature and the plant medicine it provides.

Reducing the company’s impact on the planet is at the center of all decisions, small and large, that the Friend Leaf team make as a company. From the organic farmer partners down to the 100% recycled tissue paper used to protect products, Friend Leaf approaches sustainability in a truly holistic approach.

As part of this effort, Friend Leaf leveraged its  commitment to join the Carbonfree® Small Business Partnership Program, in order to neutralize business operational emissions through supporting’s forest conservation and reforestation projects around the world.

“We are proud to be a part of the growing movement of companies that have shown it’s possible to be environmentally responsible while delivering great products to happy customers,” explains Alexander Rickard, Co-Founder.

In addition to its Carbonfree® Partner status, Friend Leaf is proud to share the following sustainability initiatives:

– All hemp flower is organically and regeneratively grown outdoors, guaranteeing clean, pure products to customers while taking care of the health and vitality of the soil.

– All packaging is 100% recyclable, even shipping labels!

– The company composts and recycles all company waste. For materials that are typically difficult to recycle, Friend Leaf works with TerraCycle to ensure responsible disposal of all of the materials used.  Friend Leaf continues to work towards becoming a zero-waste company.