Allegro Coffee Organic French Roast


Allegro Coffee Organic French Roast





This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 25% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
  • Product
    • Certifications
      • Fairtrade Certified Coffee (Environ)
        Fairtrade Certified Coffee (Environ)
        GoodGuide Bottled Beverages, Fair Trade Certification
        Rating: 9.0 out of 10
      • Organic Coffee Certification
        Organic Coffee Certification
        USDA, Certified Organic
        Rating: 8.5 out of 10
    • Coffee Packaging
      Coffee Packaging
      Goodguide Coffee Attributes, Coffee Packaging
      Rating: 9.0 out of 10
    • Coffee Category
      Coffee Category
      Goodguide Coffee Attributes, Coffee Type
      Rating: 4.0 out of 10
  • Core Company Environmental Performance
    Core Company Environmental Performance
    Summary evaluation of a company's overall environmental performance, considering its management policies and practices; resource use; environmental impacts; and degree of environmental transparency.
    Rating: 5.7 out of 10
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 6.3 out of 10
    • Environmental Management
      Environmental Management
      Evaluation of a company's environmental management, considering how it is governed and whether it exhibits any leading edge practices or is involved in any controversies or compliance issues.
      Rating: 6.0 out of 10
    • Environmental Impacts
      Environmental Impacts
      Summary evaluation of a company's environmental impacts, considering its policies and practices relating to air and water emissions, waste management and biodiversity.
      Rating: 5.4 out of 10
    • Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 5.0 out of 10

About the Brand

Parent Company:
Allegro Coffee Company
Parent Company:
Whole Foods Market, Inc.
Other Products by Allegro Coffee:
Whole/Ground Bean Coffee, Drinks, Coffee, and Packaged Foods. View all 57 products


  • Organic Coffee Certification
    Organic Coffee Certification

    Product environmental rating indicating whether this coffee product is Certified USDA Organic. Indicates that this product is produced using organic methods or made with organic ingredients. Organic farming systems rely on ecologically based practices such as cultural and biological pest management, exclusion of all synthetic chemicals, antibiotics, and hormones in crop and livestock production. Certification is conducted by entities that have been approved by the US Department of Agriculture, using national standards that define organic production.

  • Fair Trade Coffee Certification
    Fair Trade Coffee Certification

    Product rating indicating whether this product is Fair Trade Certified. The Fair Trade Certified™ Label guarantees consumers that strict economic, social and environmental criteria were met in the production and trade of an agricultural product. To display the Fair Trade Certified™ label on their products, companies must buy from certified farms, pay Fair Trade prices, and submit to supply chain audits. Fair Trade USA certifies coffee, tea and herbs, cocoa and chocolate, fresh fruit, flowers, sugar, rice, honey, nuts and oils, vanilla, spirits and wine, personal care, apparel, and sports balls.

  • EPA Green Power Leadership Awards
    EPA Green Power Leadership Awards

    EPA's 2010 Green Power Leadership Awards. For more information, visit:

  • EPA Green Power Top 50
    EPA Green Power Top 50

    EPA's list of top 50 green power purchasers in the US, as of April 2011. For more information, visit:

  • EPA 100% Green Power Purchasers
    EPA 100% Green Power Purchasers

    EPA's list of organizations that purchase 100% green power, as of April 2011. For more information, visit:

  • Fortune's Best Places to Work
    Fortune's Best Places to Work

    Indicates that this company is on Fortune/CNN/Money's annual list of Best Places to Work. Find out more at

  • Ethisphere Most Ethical Companies
    Ethisphere Most Ethical Companies

    The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business “ethically” and translate those words into action. WME honorees demonstrate real and sustained ethical leadership within their industries, putting into real business practice the Institute’s credo of “Good. Smart. Business. Profit.” Learn more at:

  • EPA Green Power Partner
    EPA Green Power Partner

    As a result of buying green power, these organizations are helping support the development of new renewable generation capacity nationwide while also helping protect the environment. Electricity generation can be one of the largest environmental impacts associated with an organization's operations. Buying green power is an easy and effective way to reduce the environmental impacts of your electricity use. Learn more at: