Brands should be transparent about where they buy their tea © Curioso Photography/stock.adobe.com
Brands should be transparent about where they buy their tea © Curioso Photography/stock.adobe.com

Assam tea workers paid £1.50 a day

23 May 2018

The UK’s big tea brands have been called on to publish lists of their suppliers following criticism of women’s working conditions on tea plantations in Assam.

The Traidcraft Exchange’s report The Estate They’re In found the mostly female Assam tea plantation workers it investigated were being paid just over £1.50 a day.

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