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Building Business Value through Sustainability


SCS Global Services established a regional office in Accra, Ghana – headed by Dr. Richard Bonsi in September 2012. SCS is a global third-party certification body, specializing in natural resource, agriculture, and environmental claims certification – with a strong specialization in forestry, fisheries, legality verification, coffee and other agricultural products. Please contact our office in Ghana for more information.


The following services are available in Africa. For more information contact:

Richard Bonsi  |   Regional Representative, Africa  |   +233 541807849  |   Contact

FSC® Forest Management

Certification for Responsible Forest Management

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Certification

Certification of Sustainable Fisheries

FSC® Chain of Custody

Certification for Wood and Paper Products

Timber Legality - Legal Harvest™

Third-Party Verification of Wood Product Sources

AFRICA - Environmental Certification Services

The following services are available in Africa. For more information contact:

Stanley Mathuram  |   Vice President  |   616.299.1073  |   Contact

Recycled Content Certification

For Products and Recycling Programs


BIFMA‘s Sustainability Certification Program for Furniture


The Most Recognized Indoor Air Quality Certification for Flooring

Environmental Product Declarations

Based on Life Cycle Assessment

Environmentally Preferable Product

Documenting Exceptional Performance

Product Environmental Footprint (PEF)

Measuring the Environmental Performance of Products using LCA

Environmental Claims Validation

Validating the Accuracy of Your Claims

Formaldehyde Emissions Regulations

For Composite Wood Products

Lead Safe Paint®

Certification for Indoor and Outdoor Paints with Low Lead Content

Sustainable Carpet Certification

Based on NSF/ANSI 140 Certification Standard

Responsible Source - Textiles

Synthetic Materials for Textiles

Our Contribution

Together with our clients and partners, we are actively impacting the world around us
  • CO2


    250 Million
    Metric Tons CO2e

    New milestone achieved for carbon offsets verified.

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  • Acres


    44+ Million

    Forestland acres currently certified under the FSC® Standard.

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Featured Clients

Driving change with some of the world’s smartest companies

Austral Fisheries

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