We partner with saffron growers who share our commitment to environmentally responsible farming practices. Our saffron is cultivated using sustainable and organic methods that minimize the use of synthetic pesticides and chemicals. This not only ensures the purity of our saffron but also safeguards the delicate ecosystems where saffron flourishes.
Saffron cultivation requires careful water management. We work closely with saffron farmers to implement water-efficient irrigation techniques, reducing water waste and minimizing the impact on local water resources. This helps preserve the natural balance of water in saffron-growing regions.
We understand the importance of maintaining biodiversity in saffron fields. Our saffron growers promote biodiversity by planting companion crops that support pollinators and beneficial insects, contributing to healthier ecosystems.
Our commitment to environmental sustainability goes hand-in-hand with our dedication to ethical and fair trade practices. We ensure that saffron growers receive fair compensation for their hard work, which not only improves their livelihoods but also incentivizes sustainable farming practices.
We take a minimalist approach to packaging. Our saffron products are thoughtfully packaged in eco-friendly materials to reduce waste and minimize our carbon footprint. We encourage our customers to recycle or reuse our packaging whenever possible.
We are working towards making our shipping processes more environmentally friendly. By partnering with carbon-neutral shipping providers, we aim to offset the carbon emissions generated during the transportation of our saffron products.
We believe that education is key to fostering environmental stewardship. Through our platform, we share information about saffron's environmental impact and promote sustainable saffron consumption. We actively advocate for policies that protect saffron-growing regions and their unique ecosystems.
Mahnaz Shariat Founder/CEO, Payam