Modern Slavery Statement

Introduction

The Hemp Plus, the official site at thehempplus.com, is committed to ethical business practices and takes a strong stance against modern slavery and human trafficking. This Modern Slavery Statement outlines our dedication to eradicating these practices within our organization and throughout our supply chain.

Our Business and Supply Chain

The Hemp Plus is a CBD blog committed to providing accurate information, fostering community, and offering a curated selection of high-quality CBD products. We recognize that modern slavery can take various forms, including forced labor, human trafficking, and exploitation, and we are determined to ensure that our operations and supply chain remain free from these unethical practices.

Our Policies

Supplier Due Diligence

We conduct thorough due diligence on all suppliers to assess the risk of modern slavery within our supply chain. This process includes an evaluation of their labor practices, adherence to ethical standards, and compliance with local and international labor laws.

Contractual Agreements

Our supplier contracts explicitly prohibit the use of forced labor and other forms of modern slavery. We expect our suppliers to uphold the same standards of transparency and ethical conduct that we maintain within our organization.

Employee Training

All employees within The Hemp Plus are educated on the risks of modern slavery, its forms, and the importance of reporting any concerns. We strive to create an environment where everyone is aware and vigilant against any potential violations.

Whistleblower Protection

We encourage the reporting of any concerns related to modern slavery without fear of retaliation. Our robust whistleblower protection policy ensures that individuals who come forward with information are safeguarded.

Our Actions

In alignment with our commitment to eradicating modern slavery, we have taken the following actions:

  • Supply Chain Audits: We regularly conduct audits of our supply chain to identify and address any potential issues related to modern slavery.
  • Continuous Improvement: We are dedicated to continuously improving our policies and procedures to stay ahead of emerging risks and challenges in the area of modern slavery.

Future Steps

As part of our ongoing commitment to combat modern slavery, The Hemp Plus will:

  • Engage with suppliers to further understand and mitigate risks.
  • Collaborate with industry organizations and initiatives to promote ethical practices.
  • Educate and raise awareness among our stakeholders about modern slavery and our efforts to combat it.

Conclusion

The Hemp Plus is unwavering in its commitment to ensuring that our operations and supply chain are free from modern slavery and human trafficking. We will continue to work diligently to uphold the highest ethical standards, promote transparency, and contribute to the global effort to eradicate modern slavery.

This statement will be reviewed and updated as necessary to reflect our ongoing commitment to combat modern slavery.