Updated on August 27, 2019

When talking about UTZ certification, we regularly see confusion around the terms ‘UTZ premium’ and ‘cost of certification’ or ‘sustainability costs.’ Often, people will use the term UTZ premium when what they are actually talking about is the cost of certification, which includes more than just the premium.

To help you understand the difference, we’ve made an infographic that breaks down the cost of certification, showing clearly who pays what to whom. It’s the visual aid to our article discussing why the cost of sustainability can vary.

Infographic Breaking down the costs of certification (English)

Download this infographic  to help explain the cost of UTZ certification to your colleagues or customers. Want to understand even more about the topic? Check out our article about the variety in sustainability costs.