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26 Aug, 2013, 12:00 BST Lonely Planet Recognized for Commitment to Responsible Forestry

More than 98% of Lonely Planet's paper consumption is now Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified, as confirmed based on an independent assessment ...


06 Jun, 2013, 03:08 BST SCS Launches First Arctic Climate Neutral Certification Program

SCS Global Services (SCS), an internationally recognized third-party certification body verifying environmental claims, greenhouse gas (GHG)...


12 Mar, 2013, 21:27 GMT Form Ghana First to Earn VCS Verification in West Africa

A project that aims to reforest 15,000 hectares of degraded lands in central Ghana and absorb more than 80,000 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide from...


20 Feb, 2013, 19:29 GMT India's First Forest Stewardship Council Certification for Natural Forests Awarded to Maharashtra Forest Department's Bhamragarh Forest Division by SCS Global Services

The Bhamragarh Forest Division of India's Maharashtra Forest Department has become the country's first natural forest management program to earn...


03 Dec, 2012, 14:50 GMT Carbon Trading Magazine Survey Names SCS Global Services the Best Validation and Verification Company in the Voluntary Carbon Market for 2012

SCS Global Services was named "Best Validation Company" and "Best Verification Company" in Carbon Trading Magazine's 2012 Carbon Market Survey....


15 Nov, 2012, 14:00 GMT SCS Debuts New Corporate Name, Certification Brand and Website

Veteran third-party certifier Scientific Certification Systems, Inc. announced today that it is now operating under the trade name, SCS Global...


04 Sep, 2012, 15:25 BST SCS Extends Third-Party Environmental Certification Services to West Africa

SCS Global Services (SCS) has announced the expansion of its third-party environmental certification services into West Africa. Dr. Richard Bonsi,...