- Just herbs nothing else
- No added flavors
- Made with pharmacopoeial grade herbs
- Every bag is individually wrapped
- Fair Trade Certified™
- Caffeine free herbal tea
- USDA Organic
- Printed on 100% recycled paper board (at least 55% verified post-consumer waste)
- Certified by the California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF)
- 100% organic ingredients
Knowledge * Efficacy
From the corners of the earth, to the bottom of your teacup, we're preserving tradition and creating a sustainable future. For over 30 years we have been making herbal teas blending the ancient art of traditional formulating with the most modern methods to ensure you a consistently reliable and good tasting cup.
We know that you choose to live as if there is a tomorrow, as we do. That's why we purchase our herbs and manufacture our teas sustainable. Whether it's working with a cooperative of herb collectors, supporting organic herb farmers or electricity use, we believe that teas that are good for you should be good for the earth.
Sustainability * Partnership
Fair Trade Organic Spearmint
Our purchase of Fair Trade Organic Spearmint leaf assures that farmers in developing countries receive a fair price for their crops, Have safe working conditions and that the crops are grown in harmony with nature without the use of harmful agrochemicals. Organic Spearmint is Fair Trade Certified® by Trans Fair USA.
There are two sources for our organic fair trade spearmint in Egypt. One of our sources is the Sekem Initiative, a Biodynamic® and organic farm that was founded in 1977 northeast of Cairo. The Sekem Initiative has decided to invest its Fair Trade premium in scholarships funds and literacy programs for all ages, and Sekem producers have decided to invest in better housing, sanitation and health care facilities, and safe, reliable transportation. These sorts of basic infrastructure improvements are vital throughout Egypt, where access to daily necessities can be challenging in all sectors.
How does it taste?
Pleasantly aromatic and sweet. In contrast to peppermint, spearmint does not produce a cooling sensation. Children often find it to be more agreeable than peppermint.
Every tea bag in this box has been individually wrapped and sealed for freshness, ensuring that the beneficial components of the herb remain intact.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
We strongly encourage recycling
Materials printed on 100% recycled paper board (at least 55% verified post-consumer waste)
WRAP- Waste Production Awards Program 2009 Winner
An honored Manufacturer since 1997 for its contribution to the California Waste Reduction
Brew Well to be Well®
For maximum benefit, herbal tea must be properly prepared. Pour 8 oz. freshly boiled water over a tea bag in a cup. Cover cup and steep 5-10 minutes. Gently squeeze the tea bag to release the remaining extract. These steps directly influence the amount of beneficial components that will end up in you teacup.
We strongly encourage recycling
Please open this box from both sides, Flatten and include it with other household paper or cardboard for recycling. Thanks for helping to reuse this valuable resource.