Forests area: 264 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): 15,804
The PEFC logo / label provides information relating to the origin of forest based product in sustainably managed forest and other non controversial sources.
The document defines the requirements for certification bodies carrying out PEFC chain of custody certification. It was developed by a joint working group of PEFC and the Interational Accreditation Forum (IAF), and became effective as of 16th July 2012.
This document defines the requirements for certification bodies carrying out PEFC Chain of Custody certification.
This standard covers the requirements to implement a Chain of Custody for forest based products.
Covers requirements for forest management standards applicable to all types of forests.