Updates on Transaction Verification in Asian Wood Pellet Supply Chains

FSC transaction verification for wood pellets is underway [APAC, July 2021] Verification of transactions along the FSC wood pellet supply chain is underway in parts of Asia. This is FSC’s response to previously identifying wood pellets produced in Vietnam and Thailand, and exported to other East Asian countries, as high risk products. Transaction verification is … Continue reading Updates on Transaction Verification in Asian Wood Pellet Supply Chains

Transaction Verification in the Asia Wood Pellet Supply Chain

FSC has introduced transaction verification for wood pellets covering the major producer and consumer markets in Asia. Selected certificate holders in Asia are now required to participate in transaction verification for FSC wood pellets (W3.6 wood pellets) and all related transactions for the year 2020 (from 1st January to 31st December 2020). Companies will be … Continue reading Transaction Verification in the Asia Wood Pellet Supply Chain

Tackling the Supply Chain Fraud: FSC Terminates, Suspends or Issues Major Warnings to All Bamboo Certificate Holders Who Were Found to Make False Claims in the Asia Pacific Region

The action came after the conclusion of the preliminary investigation of Transaction Verification (TV)*, a global initiative by FSC® and Accreditation Services International (ASI) started in 2017.  Its aim is to expose fraudulent activities and errors of FSC along the supply chains. The preliminary investigation covered nearly 1,300 FSC certificate holders (CHs) and seven global … Continue reading Tackling the Supply Chain Fraud: FSC Terminates, Suspends or Issues Major Warnings to All Bamboo Certificate Holders Who Were Found to Make False Claims in the Asia Pacific Region