FSC® Chain of Custody (CoC) certification
No TÜV SÜD Certification Mark
Chain of Custody (CoC) / Voluntary assessment
Basis for Certification (certification standard):
Certification provisions of the standard owner, Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) in the currently valid version (http://www.fsc.org)
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®)
No TÜV SÜD certification mark is issued.
Certified organisations are authorised to use the FSC® logo according to the rules defined by the standard owner.
What does the FSC® Chain of Custody (CoC) standard cover?
The objective of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) is to promote environmentally friendly, socially beneficial and economically viable forest management. To achieve these objectives, the FSC® has developed forest management standards. Source: http://www.fsc-deutschland.de/de-de/der-fscr/Vision
The objective of the FSC® Chain of Custody (FSC® COC) standard is to ensure that products identified by the FSC® logo are actually made from resources that come from responsibly managed sources.
The standard defines requirements for organisations to ensure the traceability (chain of custody) of the resources used and make correct statements on the materials used in the manufacturing of a product.