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Jun 25, 2013, 17:00 ET
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Proteção da floresta tropical peruana será financiada pelo projeto REDD amazônico Madre de Dios verificado pela SCS Global Services

A SCS Global Services anunciou que verificou de forma independente o projeto amazônico de Redução de Emissões por Desmatamento...

Jun 25, 2013, 14:29 ET
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Peruvian Rainforest Protection to be Funded by Madre de Dios Amazon REDD Project Verified by SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services announced that it has independently verified the Madre de Dios Amazon Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest...

Jun 25, 2013, 09:00 ET

Visit the "Usonia" Exhibit this Summer at The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright

 Millions of families embark on road trips each summer, touring America's vibrant cities and landmarks to create memories to last the rest of...

Jun 25, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Tombow's Mono Correction Tapes Earn SCS Global Services Recycled Content Certification

SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently certified high recycled content levels in the Mono Correction Tape line of products produced by...

Jun 20, 2013, 14:15 ET
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Historic Tall Ship to be Built in Sausalito with 100% Forest Stewardship Council Certified Lumber from Northern California and Oregon

 A $5 million historic sailing brigantine currently under construction in Sausalito has officially entered the process of earning Forest...

Jun 10, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Nucraft Issued First Environmental Product Declaration in North America for Furniture by SCS Global Services at NeoCon 2013

 Nucraft Furniture Company, known for its meticulously crafted office furniture, announced that its Flow XT Conference Table has received the...

Jun 07, 2013, 12:13 ET
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SCS Global Services Lauds Fisheries Around the Globe Meeting Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Standards on World Oceans Day

SCS Global Services (SCS) is marking World Oceans Day by extending congratulations to all of the fisheries now certified under the Marine...

Jun 06, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Showrooms Throughout Merchandise Mart Feature SCS Certified Products at NeoCon 2013

Sixty exhibitors are showcasing products with environmental and sustainability achievements certified by SCS Global Services (SCS) at NeoCon,...

Jun 05, 2013, 21:42 ET
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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)...

May 30, 2013, 15:50 ET

SC Johnson Honored for Commitment to Improve Air Quality

SC Johnson was honored by the Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air (WPCA), a coalition of more than 250 Wisconsin-based businesses, community...

May 30, 2013, 12:19 ET
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World's Largest REDD Project, Rimba Raya, Earns VCS Verification from SCS Global Services

Indonesia's Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve has become the world's largest verified "Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation" (REDD)...

May 29, 2013, 12:38 ET
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Proyecto de desviación de carbono REDD en el Parque Nacional Cordillera Azul del Perú obtiene una doble validación y verificación de SCS Global Services

Un proyecto de desviación de carbono de "Reducción de emisiones de la deforestación y la degradación forestal (REDD)" en el...

May 29, 2013, 08:25 ET
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Projeto REDD de compensação de carbono no Parque Nacional Cordillera Azul do Peru recebe certificados de validação e de verificação da SCS Global Services

O projeto de compensação de carbono "Reduzindo Emissões do Desmatamento e da Degradação Florestal (REDD -- Reducing...

May 28, 2013, 20:47 ET
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REDD Carbon Offset Project in Peru's Cordillera Azul National Park Earns Double Validation and Verification from SCS Global Services

A "Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)" carbon offset project in Peru's Cordillera Azul National Park has earned...

May 28, 2013, 09:00 ET
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SCS Global Services Certifies Unifi's REPREVE® Recycled Polyester Yarn and PET Resins as "Responsible Source" Products

 SCS Global Services (SCS) announced that Unifi Manufacturing, Inc., a leading producer of multi-filament polyester, nylon textured yarns, and...

May 23, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Marketing Specialist Joins SCS Global Services' Environmental Certification Services Division

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a third party verifier of environmental and sustainability certification, is pleased to announce the expansion of...

May 22, 2013, 09:30 ET

Successful Summer Gatherings Start with OFF!® Products

Entertaining at home is on the rise1, and Americans are venturing out to their lawns, patios and balconies to relish each square foot their...

May 21, 2013, 09:15 ET
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Canadian Atlantic Halibut Fishery Earns Marine Stewardship Council Certification from SCS

The Canadian Atlantic halibut fishery managed by Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) has been awarded Marine Stewardship Council...

May 20, 2013, 08:50 ET
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Biofuel Producer Green Plains Renewable Energy Earns International Sustainability & Carbon Certification (ISCC) from SCS Global Services

Omaha-based biofuel producer Green Plains Renewable Energy has qualified for recognition under the International Sustainability & Carbon...

May 17, 2013, 10:51 ET

Racine Public Library Honors SC Johnson as a Champion of Literacy

 Yesterday, the Racine Public Library named Fisk Johnson, SC Johnson's Chairman and CEO, "Friend of the Library," their highest honor. Johnson...