Chain-of-custody certification

Chain-of-custody certification

A product that has met certain requirements throughout its life, beginning from its extraction and production all the way to its distribution and sale.
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SGS is the world's leading independent body providing Forest Product Chain-of-Custody certification.
Some forest products companies have enrolled in forest certification and chain-of-custody certification programs due to a perceived increase in demand for certified products.
In addition, 49 of Avery Dennison's facilities have attained FSC chain-of-custody certification.
Manufacturers can earn double points for the purchase of lumber and plywood that have chain-of-custody certification.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 7, 2011-Smurfit-Stone Container Corp to include chain-of-custody certification to entire mill system(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
FSC Chain-of-Custody certification by the Rainforest Alliance's SmartWood program ensures the pulp used to make private label tissue products comes from suppliers engaged in environmentally and socially responsible forestry practices.
The SFI Standard also includes unique fiber-sourcing requirements that promote responsible forest management on all suppliers' lands, as well as a chain-of-custody certification, which can communicate to buyers how much certified fiber is in a specific product.
ADAMS has been awarded the Forest Stewardship Council Chain-of-Custody certification.
This includes getting timber from well-managed sources, recently achieving chain-of-custody certification from both FSC and PEFC, introducing a VOC (chemical and solvent content) labelling system on paints, and by developing a policy to reduce and eventually eliminate the use of peat.
B&Q has recently gained chain-of-custody certification for both the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) schemes.
The number of products carrying the MSC logo, having achieved full chain-of-custody certification, has doubled in the past year to 1,300.
s Southern yellow pine lumber mill at Prescott has been awarded chain-of-custody certification under the environmental, social and economic standards of the Forest Stewardship Council.