Standards and Guides. From the requirements that companies must meet to achieve PEFC Chain of Custody certification, to the specific steps stakeholders must take as they develop their national forest certification system, our documents are vital to the functioning of our organization.
Facts and figures. The rapid growth of PEFC to become the world's largest certification system and our popularity among family and community forest owners are a testament to the solid foundation on which PEFC is built and its importance in promoting sustainable forest management globally.Green Blog Visual Comparison of FSC and PEFC. Details Elizabeth Baldwin November 7th 2016 I am going to wrap up our recent look at certification programs with two visuals. These are from recent online reports by both organizations and you can click on the images for the actual reports that these came from. These two.As many of you have witnessed firsthand, companies, governments, organizations and environmental rating systems around the world increasingly look to forest certification as a key tool in their corporate social responsibility tool-box. And while just 10% of the world’s forests are certified to any standard, it is certainly understandable that questions will arise about the.
FSC and PEFC address legality in different ways, which is one of the reasons why PEFC material is not accepted as Controlled Wood in the FSC system. Depending on the exact scope of each system, forest certification systems may or may not provide the full range of assurance required by the EU.
Title: NEPcon Comparative analysis of PEFC system with FSC Controlled Wood requirements, Author: On forestry and forest products, Name: NEPcon Comparative analysis of PEFC system with FSC.
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Table 7. Comparison of requirements for documenting origin and for evaluation of risk of sourcing controversial wood in the FSC Controlled Wood system and the PEFC Chain of Custody system.
Welcome to PEFC Ireland, the National Governing Body of the PEFC Council in Ireland. Formed in 2008, and sponsored by the Irish Timber Growers Association, PEFC Ireland administers the PEFC Council's schemes and initiatives in Ireland, and promotes sustainable forest management and the use of credibly certified timber and wood-based products.
Revised standards approved by the PEFC General Assembly. Chain of Custody. We are delighted to announce that three revised PEFC standards were approved by the PEFC General Assembly. The standards will enter into force on 14 February 2020.
A Comparison of the Standards Developed by FSC-US May 2012 What are the key difference between FSC and SFI? The staff of the Forest Stewardship Council U.S. (FSC-US) developed the following comparison to answer one of the most common questions we receive: “What are the key differences.
Ultimately the FSC and PEFC realised that having an ISO standard to endorse their work was a positive thing and now both organisations are in touch with the ISO committee to develop this work. Currently, ISO 38200 is in its final stages of development and it specifies requirements for CoCs for wood, wood-based products, cork and other materials such as bamboo.
Young Talent Competition On the occasion of the Celebration of its 10th Anniversary and in line with its consumer education mandate, the FSC launched the Promoting Financial Literacy and Young Talent Competition on 01 December 2011.
Both organizations mentioned certify the source of wooden products to the forest. FSC and PEFC, the two organisations together accounting for some 98% of the world's certified forests and chain of custody certificates, called upon members of the I.
A comparison of the FSC Principles and Criteria against three voluntary carbon standards to facilitate a more efficient process for dual certification. Download (1.66 MB) English.
Analysis of the PEFC System for Forest Management Certification using the Forest Certification Assessment Guide (FCAG) 1 Note about the author Martin Walter is lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Weihenstephan, Germany on forest certification and forest product markets.
Principal Indicators Matrix: National Forest Certification Schemes Affiliations (3) Non discriminatory Governing body of certification scheme Date of last update (1) Status of analysis (2) Operational Geographical coverage Fully endorsed by: Working towards full endorsement by: Scheme accommodates all relevant forest types Active participation of leading forest owner representatives in.
Comparison of Selected Forest Certification Standards “According to the summary results, the strength of the legislation contributes to the strictness of the standard more than does the type of the standard (FSC or PEFC).” “In general, all of the studied standards and the certification process make a positive contribution to sustainable.