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Responsible Forestry Certificates

Below is a list of forest management and timber legality certificates. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) chain-of-custody certificates can be accessed through the web links provided below.

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) | Current FM and CoC Certificate Holders

All active certificates issued by SCS are listed below, organized by region. 

Details on all forests and products currently certified by SCS according to the requirements of the FSC can be found in the FSC's Registered Certificates database. This is the official database of FSC certificate holders. Find all companies certified by SCS and Public Summaries of their evaluation reports by following these steps:

  1. Go here: FSC's Registered Certificates database
  2. Select SCS (Scientific Certification Systems) within the "CB" dropdown menu


North America

Baskahegan Company SCS-FM/COC-00079N
Baxter State Park SCS-FM/COC-00145N
Big Creek Lumber Company SCS-FM/COC-00009N
Buckeye Florida LP SCS-CW/FM-00162N
California Polytechnic State University, Swanton-Pacific Ranch SCS-FM/COC-00071N
Carolina Commonwealth Forest Products, LLC SCS-FM/COC-004092
Carolina Pine & Hardwood, Inc. SCS-FM/COC-004204
Center for Forest and Wood Certification SCS-FM/COC-00152G
Collins - Pennsylvania Forest SCS-FM/COC-00007N
Collins - Lakeview Forest SCS-FM/COC-00012N
Collins - Almanor Forest SCS-FM/COC-00006N
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DNR, DF SCS-FM/COC-004736
Conservation Forestry Partners, LLC SCS-FM/COC-00115G
The Conservation Fund, North Coast Forest Conservation Program SCS-FM/COC-00102N
Dirigo Timberlands Company SCS-FM/COC-004565
Ecotrust Forest Management Inc. SCS-FM/COC-00117G
Forestry Branch, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Department of Defense (JBLM) SCS-FM/COC-00096N
Green Diamond Resources Company SCS-FM/COC-004169
Green Diamond Resources Company SCS-CW/FM-004453
GreenWood Tree Farm Fund LP SCS-FM/COC-00034P
Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve Ltd SCS-FM/COC-004738
Humboldt Redwood Company, LLC SCS-FM/COC-00120N
Indiana DNR, Classified Forest Program SCS-FM/COC-00123G
Indiana DNR, State Forests SCS-FM/COC-00099N
Inter-State Hardwoods Co., Inc. SCS-FM/COC-00128N
J.D. Irving Woodlands LLC SCS-FM/COC-00121N
Johnson Company, Inc. SCS-FM/COC-00147G
Kamehameha Schools' Honaunau Management Area SCS-FM/COC-00089N
Maryland Department of Natural Resources - Forest Service SCS-FM/COC-00069P
Mendocino Redwood Company SCS-FM/COC-00001G
Menominee Tribal Enterprises SCS-FM/COC-00002N
Michigan DNR Administered Forests SCS-FM/COC-00090N
Milliken Forestry Company, Inc.; Milliken Forestry Certification Group SCS-FM/COC-004439
Mid-Maine Forestry SCS-FM/COC-00049G
Minnesota DNR Administered Forests SCS-FM/COC-00088N
Nemir, Phil - Resource Manager SCS-FM/COC-00033G
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation SCS-FM/COC-00104N
Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR)-Division of Forestry SCS-FM/COC-00130N
Prentiss & Carlisle Management Company SCS-FM/COC-00103G
The Principia Corporation SCS-FM/COC-004057
Proteak UNO, S.A.B. de C.V., Mexico SCS-FM/COC-004302
Red River Forests Partnership SCS-FM/COC-00023N
Red River Forests Partnership, Shasta Forests SCS-FM/COC-00024N
S&M Forest Management Group SCS-FM/COC-004256
Seven Islands Land Management Co. SCS-FM/COC-00005N
Trout Mountain Forestry SCS-FM/COC-00062G
Vermillion Forest Management Company, Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-00094N
Wisconsin's State Forests Program SCS-FM/COC-00070N
Wisconsin DNR County Forest SCS-FM/COC-00083G
Wisconsin State, Managed Forest Law (MFL) Certified Group SCS-FM/COC-004622
Yale-Myers School Forest SCS-FM/COC-00043N

Central/South America

Agroflorestal Campo Alto S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00135P
Agrupación Bosques Libres Mendocinos SCS-FM/COC-00084P
AMCEL - Amapá Florestal e Celulose Ltda SCS-FM/COC-00114P
Arauco Forest Brasil SA SCS-FM/COC-004640
Asociación para la Investigación y Desarrollo Integral (AIDER) SCS-FM/COC-004384
A.W. Faber-Castell S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00081P
Berneck S.A. Painéis e Serrados SCS-CW/FM-00156P
Braslumber Indústria de Molduras Ltda SCS-FM/COC-004689
Caceres Florestal S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00091P
Duratex S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00029P
Duratex S.A. Unidad Taquari SCS-FM/COC-004774
E y J Matthei Exotic Timber SRL SCS-FM/COC-004646
El Dorado Brasil Celulose S.A. SCS-FM/COC-004408
Emílio B Gomes SCS-FM/COC-00129P
Florestal Alvorada Florestamento e Reflorestamento Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-00150P
Florestal Gateados SCS-FM/COC-00126P
Florestal Vale do Corisco Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-00038P
Forest Finance Panamá SCS-FM/COC-004871
Forestadora Tapebicuá S.A. SCS-FM/COC-004872
Fundación para el Desarrollo de la Cordillera Volcánica Central (FUNDECOR) SCS-FM/COC-004737
Grupo Florestar - GFLOR SCS-FM/COC-004735
Jari Celulose, Papel e Embalagens S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00077P
Iguaçu Celulose, Papel S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00161P
Jari Florestal S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00075N
Juruá Florestal Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-00045N
Kleber Lande Moreira Borges (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal VI) SCS-FM/COC-004342
Lwarcel Celulose Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-00093P
Madepar Indústria e Comércio de Madeiras Ltda SCS-FM/COC-00048P
Madevali Agro-Industrial Ltda SCS-FM/COC-004995
Marcio Roberto Couto (Grupo de Certificação Florestal VIII) SCS-FM/COC-004485
Marquesa SA SCS-CW/FM-004683
Melhoramentos Florestal S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00048P
Novo Prisma Agro-Florestal Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-00040P
Plantar S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00057P
Proteak UNO, S.A.B. de C.V., Costa Rica SCS-FM/COC-004341
Raul Mario Speltz SCS-FM/COC-004750
Reflorestadora Sincol Ltda. SCS-FM/COC-004671
Remasa Reflorestradora S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00132P
Robélia Bastos Almeida Barbosa (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal V) SCS-FM/COC-004278
Robélia Bastos Almeida Barbosa (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal VII) SCS-FM/COC-004492
Sed'la Rosalina Nunes Santana (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal II) SCS-FM/COC-00159G
Sed'la Rosalina Nunes Santana (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal III) SCS-FM/COC-00160G
Sed'la Rosalina Nunes Santana (dba Grupo de Certificação Florestal IV) SCS-FM/COC-004195
Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. SCS-FM/COC-00076P
Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. (Grupo VI) SCS-FM/COC-004242
Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. (Grupo VII) SCS-FM/COC-004485
Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A. (Maranhao) SCS-FM/COC-004725
TecnoForest del Norte SCS-FM/COC-00095N


ADRA Ingenieria y Gestion del Medio S.L  dba Gestores Forestales de Cantabria SCS-FM/COC-004765
Financiera Maderera, S.A. (FINSA) SCS-FM/COC-004740
Galega de Actuacións no Rural (GARURAL) S.L.U SCS-FM/COC-004878
Latvijas valsts meži Rietumvidzemes mežsaimniecība SCS-FM/COC-00137N
Latvijas valsts meži Vidusdaugavas mežsaimniecība SCS-FM/COC-00155N
Latvijas valsts meži Zemgales mežsaimniecība SCS-FM/COC-00154N
Latvijas valsts meži Ziemeļkurzemes mežsaimniecība SCS-FM/COC-00139N
Nacka Community Forests SCS-FM/COC-00022N
SCA Skog AB, Virke SCS-FM/COC-004109
Selga, Compañía Galega de Silvicultores SCS-FM/COC-004741
SIA Stiga RM SCS-FM/COC-004739
Skogscertifiering Prosilva AB SCS-FM/COC-00153G
Skogssallskapet SIA SCS-FM/COC-00131G
Stora Enso Lietuva, UAB SCS-FM/COC-00149N
Tenzas, Enxeñeria e Asesoramiento Legal, S.L.  SCS-FM/COC-004615


Asahi Breweries, Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-00037P
Bhamaragarh Forest Division, Maharashtra Forest Department SCS-FM/COC-004227
CV. Dipantara SCS-FM/COC-004351
Hayami Forest SCS-FM/COC-00155P
Hijauan Bengkoka Plantations Sdn Bhd SCS-FM/COC-00142P
Horana Plantations PLC SCS-FM/COC-004805
International Paper APPM Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-004838
Jiangxi Nanfang Linchang Co. Ltd SCS-FM/COC-00118N
Kumpulan Pengurusan Kayu Kayan Terengganu Sdn. Bhd. (KPKKT) SCS-FM/COC-00108N
Lok Vaniki Kisan Samiti SCS-FM/COC-004729
New Ambadi Estate (P) Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-004347
Pandeniya Thurusaviya Samithiya SCS-FM/COC-00134G
Patneswari Agri. Co-Operative Ltd. (PACL) SCS-FM/COC-00146G
Pesama Timber Corporation Sdn Bhd SCS-FM/COC-004167
Pt. Dwimajaya Utama SCS-FM/COC-004322
Pt. Xylo Indah Pratama (XIP) SCS-FM/COC-004141
Sabah Forestry Department FMU 17A SCS-FM/COC-00136N
Sabah Forestry Department - USM FMU SCS-FM/COC-00141N
Sabah Softwoods Berhad SCS-FM/COC-00101P
Sabah Softwoods Berhad SCS-CW/FM-00133P
Society for Afforestation, Research And Allied Works (SARA) SCS-FM/COC-00143P
Wuhua County Senhui Forest Development CO., LTD SCS-FM/COC-00122P
Zhejiang Province Qingyuan County Qingyuan Forest Farm SCS-FM/COC-00144N


Bunbury Treefarm Project  SCS-CW/FM-004648
Fiji Pine Limited SCS-FM/COC-004378
ForestSmart® Group Certification Scheme administered by PF Olsen (Aus) Pty Ltd SCS-FM/COC-004301
Hancock Forest Management (NZ) Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-00066P
HQPlantations Pty Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-00148P
PF Olsen (Aus) Pty Ltd SCS-FM/COC-004290
Timberlands Limited SCS-FM/COC-00059P
Timberlands Pacific Pty. Ltd. SCS-FM/COC-004554
Western Australia Plantation Resources SCS-FM/COC-004647

FSC Forest Management Applicants Undergoing Evaluation

SCS welcomes comments on the forest management practices of any of the applicants listed below, or other topics pertinent to their seeking FSC certification. Comments can be submitted via email to Brendan Grady (, SCS Director of Forest Management Certification, or by completing the online Stakeholder Questionnaire. All comments and sources will be kept in strict confidence at the request of the commenter.


FSC Forest Management Applicants Undergoing Evaluation

Company Forest Type Forest Area Evaluation Timeframe

Forestry Tasmania


Mixed Natural and Plantation 850,000 ha

Preliminary evaluation completed.

Assessment Information

Uttar Pradesh Forest Corporation (UPFC)
Mixed Natural and Plantation 349,296 ha Certification decision pending. 
Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation (UKFDC)
Mixed Natural and Plantation

378,927 ha

Full Evaluation scheduld for June 2014.
PT Mitra Pembagunan Global
Natural Tropical Forest 83,950 ha Preliminary assessment completed.
Grupo Gallego de certificación forestal y CdC (CFCCGA)
Mixed Natural and Plantation 88 ha Certification decision pending.

PEFC Current Certificate Holders

All companies currently certified according to the requirements of the PEFC Chain of Custody standard can be found using PEFC's Registered Certificates database. The PEFC certificate database is the official database of PEFC certificate holders. Select SCS (Scientific Certification Systems) within the "CB" dropdown menu to search for all companies certified by SCS.

Timber Legality Verified Organizations

Legal HarvestTM

PT Bintuni Utama Murni Wood Industries (BUMWI)
Country: Indonesia
State/Province: Jakarta
City: Jakarta
Products: Logs
Species: Ceriops tagal, Rhizophora apiculata, Rhizophora mucronata, Bruguiera parviflora, Bruguiera gymnorrihiza
Verification Date: 03/08/2013
Expiration Date: 03/08/2016
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000006
Verification Statement: LHV_CRT_Bintuni_040113.pdf
PT. Jaya Raya Trasindo
Country: Indonesia
State/Province: East Java
City: Kabupaten Pasuruan
Products: Decking, flooring, garden tiles, antiskids, skirting, fencing, pergola, poles, and logs
Species: Shorea laevis, Koompassia malacenssis, Dryobalanops keithii
Verification Date: 12/6/2013
Expiration Date: 12/5/2016
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000010
Verification Statement: LHV_CRT_PTJaya_fnl_120613.pdf
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Pará
City: Belém
Products: Sawn Timber and Dimensional lumber (2S & 4S), Decking, Flooring, Siding, and Railroad Ties
Species: Astronium spp., Dinizia excels Ducke, Mezilaurus iatuba (Meiss.) Taub., Manilkara spp., Hymenolobium spp., Bagassa guianensis Aubl., Dipteryx odorata Willd., Hymenaea courbaril Linn., Caryocar villosum Pers., Tabebuia serratifollia (Vahl) Rolfe Nichols.
Verification Date: 12/30/2010
Expiration Date: 12/29/2013
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000001
Verification Statement: LHV_VerStat_Golf_122910_Eng.pdf
Pampa Exportações Ltda
Country: Brazil
State/Province: PA
City: Belém
Products: Decks e pavimento de espécies listadas comercializável.
Species: Hymenolobium spp., Dinizia excels Ducke, Erisma spp., Dipteryx odorata Willd., Goupia glabra, Enterolobium schomburgii, Qualea paraensis ducke, Vochysia maxima, Mezilaurus iatuba (Meiss.) Taub., Hymenaea courbaril Linn., Manilkara spp., Caryocar villosum Pers., Bowdichia brasiliensis, BUCHENAVIA PARVIFOLIA , PIPTADENIA GONOACANTHA
Verification Date: 9/12/2012
Expiration Date: 9/12/2015
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000005
Verification Statement: LHV_CRT_Pampa_092812_Ptg.pdf
SIPASA - Seringa Industrial do Pará SA 
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Pará
City: Mojú
Products: Logs

Barrote - Trattinickia burserifolia, Piquiarana - Caryocar glabrum, Acapú - Vouacapoua americana, Sucupira - Parancarnia amacos, Maçaranduba - Manilkara huberi, Casca seca - Psidium dentale, Muiracatiara - Astronium lecointei, Tachi - Tachigali paniculata aubl., Angelim Vermelho - Himenolobium excelsum, Tauarí - Allantomo lineata, Jarana - Holopyxidium latifolium, Faveira - Parkia multijuga, Tanimbuca - Buchenavia capitata, Marupá - Simaruba amara, Cupiúba - Goupia glabra, Matá-matá - Eschwellera amazonicum, Timborana - Piptadenia suaveolens, Guajará - Micropholies venulosa, Louro - Ocotea cymbarum, Inga - Inga paraensis, Freijó - Cordia goeldiana, Macacaúba - Platismycium ulei, Goiabão - Pouteria pachycarpa , Piquiá - Caryocar villosum, Coco pau - Coccos sp, Sapucaia - Lechythis paraensis, Seringarana - Hevea guianensis, Tatajuba - Bagassa guianensis, Roxinho - Peltogyne catingae, Orelha de Macaco - Parkia pendula, Sumaúma - Ceiba pentranda, Itaúba - Mezilacirus itauba, Angelim pedra - Dinizia excelsa, Jatobá - Himenaea courbaril, Quaruba - Vochysia maxima, Cumarú - Dipterix odorata, Cedro - Cedrela odorata, Atanã - Parkia multijuga, Amarelão - Apuleia leiocarpa, Ipê - Macrolobium penduculum 

Verification Date: 4/11/2013
Expiration Date: 4/11/2016
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000007
Verification Statement: LHV_CRT_SIPASA_050813.pdf
Sitra Agencies PTE LTD
Country: Singapore
Products: Decking, flooring, beams, moldings, fences, trellises, deck tiles, poles, roll borders, planter boxes, pickets, and garden furniture.
Species: Shorea laevis, Koompassia malacenssis, Dryobalanops keithii, Dipterocarpus spp., Intsia Bijuga
Verification Date: 12/6/2013
Expiration Date: 12/5/2016
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000011
Verification Statement: LHV_CRT_Sitra_fnl_120613.pdf
Troluco Holding, N.V. dba Tropical Wood Company and Caribbean Parquet Flooring
Country: Suriname
State/Province: Paramaribo
City: Wanika Distrikt
Products: Face Veneer, Plywood, Flooring
Species: See Veritifcation Addendum
Verification Date: 08/30/2013
Expiration Date: 08/29/2016
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000008
Verification Statement:


SCS LHV CRT 000008_091213.pdf

Zhejiang Yuhua Timber Co. LTD
Country: China
State/Province: Zhejiang
City: Jiashan
Products: Engineered Flooring
Species: Eucalyptus urophylla, Catalpa speciosa, Betula platyphylla, Populus deltoids, Quercus variabilis Blume
Verification Date: 01/22/2014
Expiration Date: 01/21/2017
Verification Code: SCS-LHV-000012
Verification Statement:


Indonesian Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK)

CV. Dipantara
Audit Type (Forest / Industry)
Tipe Audit (Hutan/Industri)
Public Notification of Audit Plan
Pengumuman Rencana Audit
Notification of Certification Decision
Pengumuman Publik Penerbitan Sertifikat S-LK
CV. Dipantara  Forest / Hutan Public Notification Letter / Surat Pengumuman Publik

Summary and Result /
Resume Hasil Verifikasi Legalitas Kayu

Decision Making Report /
Hasil Pengambilan Keputusan (PK)

Pt. Kobeks
Audit Type (Forest / Industry)
Tipe Audit (Hutan/Industri)
Public Notification of Audit Plan
Pengumuman Rencana Audit
Notification of Certification Decision
Pengumuman Publik Penerbitan Sertifikat S-LK
Pt. Kobeks Industry / Industri Public Notification Letter / Surat Pengumuman Publik

Summary and Result /
Resume Hasil Verifikasi Legalitas Kayu

Decision Making Report /
Hasil Pengambilan Keputusan (PK)