It's that special day to give thanks to Mother Earth and everything she does. It's also a day to step back and see if we can do something for her. Here at Pitaya Plus, we try to take that step every day. So here are a few steps we've taken, and a few others you can take as well:)
Minimal Processing - From the farm to your kitchen, we are proud of the simple and seamless process we use to minimize our carbon footprint. When your product is 100% RAW, USDA organic and Non-GMO Pitaya... why complicate the process.
Solar Power - We are proud to announce that our fruit processing facility down in Nicaragua is one of the only few in Central America to use solar power technology. By using natural light and turning it into electric power for our facility, we've been able to use 60% less power from traditional electric refinery stations.
The Blender Bike - We've unplugged and blended our smoothies a different, but eco-friendly way:) It takes .2 miles to blend the perfect smoothie on our blender bike. So this year we hope to blend 15,000 smoothies... which is equivalent to biking from one end of the United States to the other. Be on the lookout for our Blender Bike Tour this summer:)
We are so thankful for everything this earth has given us and we hope everyone can do their part to keep it clean. Earth Day is once a year for some, but it's those that celebrate it everyday that really make a difference. Happy Earth Day!
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