Sustainable, transparent & deforestation-free supply chains.
GRAS – Global Risk Assessment Services
- Cost-efficient sustainability assessments
- Latest GIS and remote sensing technology
- Independent and objective analysis
Events: GRAS presented at the Symobio 2.0 status conference
GRAS, a project member of Symobio 2.0, presented its progress in mapping crop-driven deforestation in Indonesia, Malaysia, Brazil, and the Brazilian state of Bahia.
GRAS supports the German Coffee Industry in Complying with the German Supply Chain Due Diligence Law
GRAS innovative platform for palm oil risk assessment
Introduction to ARIA platform the new GRAS service for palm risk assessment.
GRAS presents at the Food Security Standard (FSS) Due Diligence Webinar on the 29th of November 2022
GRAS is part of the Food Security Standard (FSS) Due Diligence Webinar Series, presenting solutions for companies to conduct risk analyses along the supply chain and the progress on the integration of food security criteria into the GRAS Tool.
The Bioeconomy Monitoring Hub
21 Feb 2022 – The SYMOBIO research team is developing systemic monitoring – and a new website, which is being set up as a central platform for bioeconomy monitoring. GRAS will contribute with the expertise in Remote Sensing to the holistic picture of bioeconomy within this research project.
Explore dataset for China and India in the GRAS Tool
23 April 2020 – GRAS Tool is now available for 48 different countries providing relevant information on biodiversity, carbon stock land use change, social indices and fire. Explore the full range of functionalities and datasets within the GRAS Tool.
Thailand, Vietnam and Kenya now available in the GRAS Tool
12 Sept 2019 – Information on biodiversity, land use change, carbon stock and social indices are now available for a total of 46 countries. Access the GRAS Tool and explore its various functionalities and datasets.
GRAS provides the matching solution for your sustainability targets
GRAS meets the demand for efficient and effective solutions to assess, monitor and document sustainable and deforestation-free agricultural production. Whether you are looking to implement and verify your zero-deforestation commitment, whether you want to check potential investments against relevant sustainability criteria or whether you need to prepare for a certification audit by excluding high risk suppliers from your supply base – the GRAS team is happy to find the best and most efficient solution for you.
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GRAS Tool and Customized Services
Our free web-based application offers instant access to relevant sustainability information in a one-stop-shop. In addition to the GRAS tool, our experienced team is working to support you with product-related projects or to design individual solutions serving your specific needs.
Most relevant sustainability issues at a glance
Whether you want to identify areas of high biodiversity or carbon stock, detect a land use change and stop deforestation or just need to get an overview about social indices – the GRAS approach combines latest comprehensive information on the most relevant sustainability topics.
GRAS provides a wide range of services to develop the right solution for your individual sustainability strategy. Explore the latest examples of our extensive project portfolio.
GRAS is being developed in a multi-stakeholder process with contributions from well recognized institutions, including research institutes, governmental and non-governmental organizations, commercial companies, technology and software providers. Find out more about our partners here.