Sattwa (sawt-wa) is a Sanskrit word referring to universal life force of balance, or harmony. The Sattwa Chai company was a pioneer among chai brewers since 1994, and still remains family owned and operated in the foothills of the Oregon Coastal Range. Sattwa Chai uses 100% organic tea and spices, with no additives of any kind. Sattwa Chai tea is also Fair Trade Certified. In addition, a portion of Sattwa sales are donated by the company to life-supportive projects around the world.