Proudly holding Social Responsibility Certificate since 2015
Pioneering organic rose farming
Special petal bags for maximum freshness & minimum damage
Quality lab for assurance & traceability
Picking petals at earliest hours in the morning
The For Life Social Responsibility certification is broad in scope and requires adherence to criteria including environmental responsibility, fair working conditions, transparency, and community relations.
Erçetin Inc. received this certification in 2015 as the agricultural and processing partner of IFF-LMR in Isparta, Turkey, as one of the ten sites of IFF-LMR worldwide.
For Life certification confirms that LMR and Erçetin Inc. are committed to acting as responsible employers and promoters of sustainable practices.
Organic farming & production
Through the partnership, IFF-LMR-Erçetin production site in Isparta became one of the three organic certified sites of IFF-LMR worldwide since 2015.
IFF-LMR and Erçetin Inc. deliver clean, pure, transparent, sustainably harvested, and ethically produced rose products with decades of experience.
Kosher & others
Products of IFF-LMR and Erçetin Inc. partnership are Kosher certified.
There are various ongoing studies including GMP.
Quality assurance & traceability
Harvesting the best possible
Erçetin contract growers and pickers in Isparta start harvesting rose petals in the earliest possible hours as the sun rises in order to achieve maximum product quality.
Petals are picked and put into special fishnet bags to ensure high air circulation until they are delivered to distillery.
Special parties are kept in cooler containers until delivery for upmost freshness and top yield ratio.
Erçetin innovates to follow every step of the cultivation and production stages for more than 3 decades.
Every harvest area is carefully related to its yield. Samples are analyzed in high resolution to trace the results of agricultural improvements and sustainability studies.
IFF-LMR partnership powered-up the traceability of Erçetin products with global expertise and experience.
Analyzing for assurance
We work hard to retain and improve the quality and the yield of our rose oil, concrete and absolute.
As a pioneer in Turkish rose oil industry we run our quality laboratory for decades, where we run chromatographic analyses since 1987.
Our R&D activities are focused not only on the end product quality, but also cultivation and ecological responsibilities.
Partnership with IFF-LMR made Erçetin Inc. significantly stronger in terms of R&D with various researchers as agronomists, perfumers, etc. working on-site and at global headquarters.