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What does SA8000 stand for?

SA8000 stands for Social Accountability 8000

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Business, finance, etc.

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Subjects addressed include: activism, business regulation, and development; assessing the ETI code of labor practice, social accountability 8000 and socioeconomic development, the UN Global Compact and development, the Forest Stewardship Council, the Worker Rights Consortium, and global retail accumulation strategies and Wal-Mart's CSR regime.
An additional independent assessment conducted by Cal Safety Compliance Corporation, an international social compliance auditor certified by the Fair Labor Association and Social Accountability 8000, confirmed that workers in Coca-Cola plants in Colombia enjoy freedom of association, collective bargaining rights and an atmosphere free of anti-union intimidation.
Banana giant Chiquita Brands said independent auditors had certified its farms in Guatemala and Honduras to the Social Accountability 8000 labour and human rights standard.
The buyer has also agreed to maintain certifications to the social, environmental and food safety standards that Chiquita introduced on these farms, including Social Accountability 8000, Rainforest Alliance and EUREPGAP.