Chain-of-custody

Chain-of-custody

A document that tracks the movement of a wood product from the forest to a vendor or end user, and is used to verify compliance with FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) guidelines. A “vendor” is defined as the company that supplies wood products to project contractors or subcontractors for onsite installation.
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The company specialises in chain-of-custody (linking socially and environmentally questionable producers to consumer goods).
This edition contains 70 more questions than the last, many of them concerning authentication of social media and electronic evidence, and the authentication of DNA with interesting chain-of-custody problems.
The features of the new client portal include visibility to real-time, studywide data and specimen information; a customizable dashboard for displaying key study metrics and tracking progress; complete sample history and chain-of-custody reports; and a variety of related tools, reports and capabilities.
The relationship seeks to establish an integrated offer combining 'chain-of-custody' with advanced digital product authentication solutions for global brand protection.
FSC "chain-of-custody" certification ensures that the pulps used to produce H&V products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
The ThinPrep 5000 Processor provides walkaway automation for up to 20 slides in a single run, with automated capping and de-capping of vials and chain-of-custody verification.
Reflections is available with third-party chain-of-custody certifications to the Forest Stewardship CouncilT (FSC), the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFCT).
RockTenn's 2020 sustainability goals include: reduce energy use by 10%; reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 10%; reduce water use by 12%; reduce solid waste by 15%; achieve chain-of-custody certifications for 100% of facilities; improve employee safety by 30%.
A label declaring the source as "Pure" means the product's contents all came from an FSC-certified forest, one that adheres to strict standards for harvesting, replanting, and chain-of-custody documentation.
"We are the first GCC-wide Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain-of-custody timber merchant," said Siddharth Patel, partner at Oceanic.
GlobalOptions Group Inc, a leading provider of domestic and international risk management services, has announced that Bode Technology, its forensic DNA analysis and solutions unit, is unveiling radio-frequency identification (RFID) solutions, to improve the overall efficiency, accuracy and security of the forensic analysis and chain-of-custody control process.