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Certification Program: California Global Cannabis Alliance (CGCA) Initiative Certification Program
The CGCA Initiative Certification Program is designed to recognize and promote businesses and organizations that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability, transparency, and community involvement in the cannabis industry in California. The certification will be awarded to those businesses and organizations that meet or exceed the CGCA's standards of excellence.
Business or Organization Name:
a. Describe your business or organization's efforts to minimize its environmental impact.
b. What steps have you taken to reduce your energy consumption, water usage, and waste generation?
c. Are you involved in any environmental initiatives or programs, such as carbon offsets, recycling programs, or renewable energy projects?
d. How do you ensure that your products or services are sustainably produced and packaged?
a. How do you ensure that your business or organization is transparent in its operations?
b. Are you open and honest about your business practices, including your financials and sourcing?
c. How do you ensure that your customers have access to accurate and up-to-date information about your products or services?
d. Do you have a policy in place for handling customer complaints or disputes?
a. Describe your business or organization's efforts to give back to the community.
b. Are you involved in any community outreach programs, such as education or volunteer programs?
c. How do you ensure that your business or organization is socially responsible?
d. Have you received any awards or recognition for your community involvement?
a. I certify that the information provided in this application is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge.
b. I agree to allow the CGCA to conduct an on-site audit of my business or organization to verify the information provided in this application.
c. I agree to comply with the CGCA's standards of excellence for sustainability, transparency, and community involvement.
d. I agree to pay the certification fee of $500 upon approval of my application.
By signing below, I acknowledge that I have read and understand the CGCA's certification program requirements and agree to abide by them.