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Feb 04, 2014, 09:00 ET Sustainable Poplar Plantation Provides Biomass Feedstock for the Emerging Cellulosic Ethanol Industry

 The GreenWood Tree Farm Fund, LP (GTFF) has become the first short rotation forest plantation worldwide to earn certification under the...


Dec 09, 2013, 09:00 ET SCS Indoor Air Quality Certifications Provide A Pathway To Leed v4 Credits

SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental sustainability certification, today announced that its SCS Indoor...


Dec 04, 2013, 09:00 ET Certified Sustainable Biofuels Key To Aviation's Future

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a world leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards...


Nov 20, 2013, 07:00 ET SCS Global Services Showcases Certified Client Accomplishments

SCS Global Services (SCS), a leading third-party certification body for the green building industry, showcased certified products from a dozen...


Nov 19, 2013, 07:00 ET SCS Drives Product Transparency to Next Level with Enhanced Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) and Health Product Declaration (HPD) Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a leading third-party certifier for the green building industry, unveiled details of its enhanced Environmental...


Nov 18, 2013, 08:00 ET California's First Cap-and-Trade Forest Carbon Credits Verified by SCS Global Services

 Coastal Ridges LLC's 19,000-acre Willits Woods Forest carbon project has been verified by SCS Global Services (SCS) to offset 1.2 million...


Oct 28, 2013, 08:17 ET Amazon Carbon Offset Project Avoids GHG Emissions While Fostering Responsible Forest Management

The Brazilian Jari-Amapa forest managed by Biofílica Environmental Investments has just achieved third-party validation and verification by...


Oct 22, 2013, 08:00 ET Fruit of the Loom's Carbon Footprint Verification by SCS Global Services Provides Baseline for Bold Program to Reduce GHG Emissions

 SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently verified Fruit of the Loom's 2012 North American carbon footprint. This footprint will serve as...


Oct 21, 2013, 09:02 ET SCS Global Testing Services criada como nova divisão de testes da pioneira em certificação alimentar SCS Global Services

A SCS Global Services (SCS), uma pioneira e líder industrial em auditoria e certificação de qualidade alimentar  e...


Oct 20, 2013, 15:48 ET SCS Global Testing Services fue lanzada como una nueva filial de exámenes del pionero en certificación de alimentos, SCS Global Services

-- Servicio completo en prestaciones de laboratorio para alimentos y agricultura, a precios competitivos SCS Global Services (SCS),...


Oct 19, 2013, 09:00 ET SCS Global Testing Services Launched as New Testing Arm of Food Certification Pioneer SCS Global Services

SCS Global Services (SCS), a pioneer and industry leader in third-party auditing and certification of food quality and food safety claims,...


Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET Food Services of America Certified for Sourcing Well-Managed and Sustainable Seafood

 Food Services of America (FSA), one of the largest broadline foodservice distributors in the United States, has just added Marine...


Oct 14, 2013, 08:00 ET SCS Global Services Celebrates World Standards Day with Recognition of Positive Global Impacts

 SCS Global Services (SCS) proudly celebrates World Standards Day with a reflection on the positive environmental and social influence that...


Oct 11, 2013, 08:00 ET Humanscale Innovates in Sustainable Design with Multiple Green Attributes Certified by SCS Global Services

 New York-based furniture company Humanscale has made sustainability a core principle of design, recently gaining distinction by earning...


Oct 09, 2013, 09:30 ET Pesticide Residue Free Certification Awarded to Tanimura & Antle Hydroponic Lettuce

 Produce industry leader, Tanimura & Antle, has had its greenhouse grown butter lettuce independently certified as Pesticide Residue Free....


Oct 08, 2013, 09:00 ET Updated Certified Green Products Guide Released by SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a third-party certifier of environmental and sustainability claims, is pleased to announce the launch of its...


Oct 02, 2013, 09:00 ET Greater Transparency About Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Impacts Now Possible

 New methods are now available to help companies, countries, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) more accurately track the impacts of...


Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET World's First Verified "Triple Gold" Carbon Offset Distinction Earned by Cambodia's Oddar Meanchey Project to Prevent Deforestation

The Oddar Meanchey REDD+ Project in Cambodia is the first project in the world to earn the verified "Triple Gold" distinction under the Climate,...


Sep 26, 2013, 10:30 ET Packagers Meet Food Safety Challenges with SQF Certification

 In the wake of growing demand by retailers and major food brands, food packaging companies are stepping up their efforts to satisfy customers...


Sep 10, 2013, 08:00 ET Tejidos Royo's Denim Earns Recycled Content Certification from SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS) announced that it has certified the recycled content in denim cotton fabric manufactured by Spanish textile...


Sep 10, 2013, 08:00 ET El denim de Tejidos Royo consigue el certificado de contenido reciclado denim por medio de SCS Global Services

 - El fabricante textil español hace avanzar la moda al tiempo que reduce los residuos  SCS Global Services (SCS) anunció...


Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET Una cosecha de madera y apicultores responsables progresan en Galicia, España

-- Una cosecha de madera y apicultores responsables progresan en Galicia, España, con el certificado de bosque bajo el Forest Stewardship...


Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET Responsible Timber Harvesting and Beekeeping Thrive in Galicia, Spain Forest Certified under Forest Stewardship Council Standard

The Tenzas Forest in Galicia, Spain has earned certification as a responsibly managed forest under the prestigious Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)...


Sep 03, 2013, 14:46 ET SCS Independently Recognized in "Best for Workers" Honor Roll

SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards...


Aug 26, 2013, 07:00 ET 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...