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Certification Standards and Program Documents

Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) File / Download
AWS Brochure English | Spanish |
AWS Standard Visit Site |
Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC)File / Download
ASC Application English | Spanish |
ASC Freshwater Trout Standard English |
ASC-MSC Seaweed (Algae) Certification and Accreditation Requirements English |
ASSURE CERTIFIED™File / Download
Assure Certified Application English |
Assure Certified OneSheet English |
Rigid Core Flooring Certification Standard English |
Better Cotton InitiativeFile / Download
Better Cotton Standard System Visit Site |
BIFMA LEVEL®File / Download
BIFMA LEVEL Standard Visit Site |
Biodegradable File / Download
Biodegradability English |
Bonsucro Certification File / Download
Bonsucro Mass Balance Chain of Custody Requirements English |
Bonsucro Mass Balance Chain of Custody Standard Visit Site |
Bonsucro Production Standard Visit Site |
Bonsucro Production Standard V4 English |
Feedstock Specific Certifications with SCS English | Spanish |
BRCGS Food Safety CertificationFile / Download
BRCGS Global Standard for Food Safety - Version 8 English |
Certification Manual English |
Food Safety Booklet English |
Interpretation Guideline: Issue 8 Visit Site |
Carbon Footprint ConsultingFile / Download
Carbon Disclosure Project Visit Site |
Carbon Offset VerificationFile / Download
American Carbon Registry Visit Site |
California Air Resources Board - Compliance Offset Program Visit Site |
California Air Resources Board - Livestock Compliance Offset Protocol Visit Site |
California Air Resources Board - Ozone Depleting Substances Compliance Offset Protocol Visit Site |
California Air Resources Board - U.S. Forest Compliance Offset Protocol Visit Site |
Climate Action Reserve - Forest Project Protocol Visit Site |
Climate Action Reserve - Landfill Project Protocol Visit Site |
Climate, Community & Biodiversity Standards Visit Site |
The Climate Registry Visit Site |
Verified Carbon Standard Visit Site |
Certified Pesticide Residue Free File / Download
Pesticide Free Standard V1.0 English |
Pesticide Residue Free v2-0 English |
Pesticide Residue Free V3.1 English |
Seasonal Certifications English |
Certified Resilient FlooringFile / Download
EPA’s Recommendations of Specifications, Standards, and Ecolabels for Federal Purchasing English |
NSF/ANSI 332 Standard - NSF Bookstore Visit Site |
Environmental Product DeclarationsFile / Download
Addendum for IBU PCR Part B for Mineral Panels English |
Addendum for IBU PCR Part B for System Floors English |
Addendum for IBU PCR Part B for Wall Coverings English |
Addendum for iEPD System PCR for
Construction Products
English |
ISO 14044 Visit Site |
ISO 21930 Visit Site |
LCIA Methodology for PCR Modules for Roundwood and Pulp/Paper English |
PCR Addendum for Corrugated Steel Pipe English |
PCR for Designated North American Steel Construction Products English |
PCR Module for Roundwood Products English |
Procedure for Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Verification English |
SCS Advanced EPD Program Operator Manual English |
Equitable Food InitiativeFile / Download
Equitable Food Initiative Standards and Certification Requirements Visit Site |
Fair Trade CertificationFile / Download
Fair Trade - Agricultural Production Standard Visit Site |
Fair Trade USA Capture Fisheries Standard Visit Site |
Farm Sustainability Assessment File / Download
FAQs for Companies on FSA English |
Farm Sustainability Assessment Visit Site |
Farm Sustainability Assessment Implementation Framework English |
Farm Sustainability Assessment: User Guide English |
FSA Supply Chain Implementation Guide English |
FloorScore®File / Download
LEED Green Building Rating Systems Visit Site |
SCS-EC10.3-2014 V4.0 Indoor Air Quality Product Performance Standard for Building Interiors English |
Standard Method V1.2 (CA 01350) English |
Formaldehyde Emissions Regulations (CARB/EPA Rule)File / Download
ATCM 93120 (English) Visit Site |
ATCM 93120 (Mandarin) Chinese Simplified |
Brochure: CARB ATCM 93120 Certification Visit Site |
CARB Certification Manual Visit Site |
EPA Formaldehyde Final Rule Visit Site |
FSC® Chain of CustodyFile / Download
FSC Certification Requirements English |
FSC Certification: What to Expect? English |
FSC-POL-20-005 V2-8 AAF Policy English |
FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 EN Chain of Custody Certification - with interpretations English |
FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1 - Standard for Company Evaluation of FSC Controlled Wood + Interpretations English |
FSC-STD-40-006 V2-0 - FSC Standard for Project Certification English |
FSC-STD-40-007 V2-0 - FSC Standard for Sourcing Reclaimed Material for Use in FSC Product and Projects English |
FSC-STD-50-001 V2-0 - FSC Requirements for Trademark Use English |
FSC® Trademark Training for Certificate Holders English |
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
FSC® Forest ManagementFile / Download
FSC Forest Management Certification Process English |
FSC Forest Management Standards English |
SCS FSC Chain of Custody Indicators for Forest Management Enterprises English |
SCS Generic Interim Standard for Forest Management Certification under the FSC Link |
SCS Interim Standard for Argentina Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Belarus English |
SCS Interim Standard for Brazil -Augment of Brazillian Terra Firme Portuguese |
SCS Interim Standard for Costa Rica Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Ecuador Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Estonia English |
SCS Interim Standard for Fiji English |
SCS Interim Standard for Guatemala Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Hawaii English |
SCS Interim Standard for India English |
SCS Interim Standard for Latvia English | Latvian |
SCS Interim Standard for Lithuania English |
SCS Interim Standard for Panama Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Paraguay Spanish |
SCS Interim Standard for Sri Lanka English |
SCS Interim Standard for Uruguay Spanish |
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
FSSC 22000 CertificationFile / Download
Certification Manual for Food Safety Management System Certification English |
FSSC 22000 Visit Site |
ISO 22000 Guidance Document Version 5 English |
Global Recycled StandardFile / Download
Global Recycled Content Implementation Manual English |
Global Recycled Standard English |
GLOBALG.A.P. CertificationFile / Download
GLOBALG.A.P. Combinable Crops Visit Site |
GLOBALG.A.P. Fruits & Vegetables Visit Site |
GLOBALG.A.P. Harmonized Produce Safety Standard Visit Site |
GLOBALG.A.P. Produce Handling Assurance (PHA) Visit Site |
GLOBALG.A.P. Risk Assessment on Social Practice (GRASP) Link |
GLOBALG.A.P. TESCO NURTURE Module Visit Site |
Gluten-Free CertificationFile / Download
Application English |
Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) AuditFile / Download
Food Safety Booklet English |
Green Squared®File / Download
Green Squared Standard - TCNA Bookstore Visit Site |
Greenhouse Gas VerificationFile / Download
Folleto English |
World Resources Institute - Greenhouse Gas Protocol Visit Site |
Health Product Declarations (HPDs)File / Download
Health Product Declaration Open Standard Version 2.1 Visit Site |
HPD Open Standard V2.2 English |
Indoor Air Quality CertificationFile / Download
ANSI/BIFMA M7.1-2011 Furniture Emissions Standard Test Method Visit Site |
ANSI/BIFMA X7.1-2011 Furniture Emissions Standard Visit Site |
BIFMA e.3-2019e Standard Visit Site |
BIFMA M7.1 Standard Visit Site |
BIFMA X7.1 Standard Visit Site |
California Department of Public Health Indoor Air Quality Program Standard Method for the Testing and Evaluation of Volatile Organic Chemical Emissions from Indoor Sources Using Environmental Chambers Version 1.2 (2017) Visit Site |
CDPH Standard English |
LEED Green Building Rating Systems Visit Site |
SCS-EC10.3-2014 V4.0 Indoor Air Quality Product Performance Standard for Building Interiors English |
IRMA CertificationFile / Download
IRMA Standard v.1.0 2018 Visit Site |
ISCC EU & ISCC+ CertificationFile / Download
Feedstock Specific Certifications with SCS English | Spanish |
ISCC Application Form English | Spanish | Chinese Simplified |
ISCC Plus Brochure English | Spanish | French | German | Italian | Chinese Simplified |
Sustainable Low Carbon Fuel Services English | Spanish |
ISO 22000 CertificationFile / Download
ISO 22000 Guidance Document Version 5 English |
Lead Safe Paint File / Download
Lead Safe Paint Certification Requirements English |
Lead Safe Paint Standard English |
Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS)File / Download
Sustainable Low Carbon Fuel Services English | Spanish |
Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) CertificationFile / Download
MSC Fisheries Certification Requirements and Guidance, V2.0 English |
MSC Fishery: Principles and Criteria for Sustainable Fishing Visit Site |
MRL ManagementFile / Download
MRL Risk Assessment Tool English |
Non-GMO Project VerificationFile / Download
Non-GMO Project Visit Site |
Organic CertificationFile / Download
USDA National Organic Standards Visit Site |
USDA Organic INTEGRITY Database English |
PEFC Chain-of-CustodyFile / Download
PEFC Certification Requirements English |
PEFC ST 2001-2008 V2-0 - PEFC Logo Usage Requirements Link |
PEFC ST 2002-2013 V2-0 - PEFC Chain of Custody Requirements Link |
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
Primus Standard GMP and GAP AuditFile / Download
Primus Standard Link |
PrimusGFS Visit Site |
Product Carbon FootprintFile / Download
LEO-SCS-002 GHG Accounting Framework (Annex A of SCS-002 Committee Ballot Draft, Oct 2016) Link |
PAS 2060 (2010) - BSI website Visit Site |
Product Category Rules (PCR)File / Download
Addendum for IBU PCR Part B for Mineral Panels English |
Addendum for IBU PCR Part B for Wall Coverings English |
Advanced Program Operator Manual English |
EPD Overview English |
ISO 14044 Visit Site |
ISO 21930 English |
LCIA Methodology for PCR Modules for Roundwood and Pulp/Paper English |
PCR Addendum for Corrugated Steel Pipe English |
PCR Final LCIA Methodology English |
PCR Final Pulp Paper English |
PCR Final Wood Products English |
PCR for Designated North American Steel Construction Products English |
PCR Module for Market Pulp and Paper Products English |
Procedure for Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Verification English |
Product Category Rule English |
Program Operator Manual English |
SCS Advanced EPD Program Operator Manual English |
SCS Program Operator Manual English |
Recycled Claim StandardFile / Download
Recycled Claim Standard English |
Recycled Claim Standard Implementation Manual English |
Recycled Content CertificationFile / Download
FTC Green Guides Visit Site |
Recycled Content Standard English |
Recycling Program Standard English |
Responsible Jewellery Council CertificationFile / Download
Responsible Jewellery Council Assessment Manual English |
Responsible Jewellery Council Code of Practices English |
Responsible Jewellery Council Code of Practices Guidance English |
RJC Information Visit Site |
Responsible Source - JewelryFile / Download
Responsible Source™ for Precious Metals Standard V1 English |
Responsible Source™ Standard for Gemstones V1 English |
Responsible Source - TextilesFile / Download
Responsible Source - Fibers English |
Responsible Sourcing StrategiesFile / Download
Ferrero Case Study English | Spanish |
Responsible Wood CertificationFile / Download
Australian Standard Visit Site |
Australian Standard -- AS 4707:2014 English |
New Zealand Standard Visit Site |
Responsible Wood - Australian Standard Visit Site |
Responsible Wood - New Zealand Standard Visit Site |
Responsible Wool StandardFile / Download
Farmer Guidebook Visit Site |
RWS Implementation Manual Visit Site |
RWS Logo Use and Claims Guide Visit Site |
RWS Standard Visit Site |
Responsibly Managed PeatlandsFile / Download
Annex 3: Responsible Horticultural Peat Moss Production and Handling English |
Responsibly Managed Peatlands Standard Version 1.0 English |
Responsibly Managed Peatlands – Transition Policy & Summary of Changes English |
Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB)File / Download
Feedstock Specific Certifications with SCS English | Spanish |
Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB) Visit Site |
RSB Standard English |
SCS guidance for becoming RSB certified English |
Sustainable Low Carbon Fuel Services Spanish | English |
RSPO Supply Chain CertificationFile / Download
Feedstock Specific Certifications with SCS English | Spanish |
P&C Certification for Oil Palm Growers English | Spanish |
RSPO Program Documents Visit Site |
Safe Quality Food (SQF) CertificationFile / Download
Certification Manual English |
Food Safety Booklet English |
Food Safety Code for Primary Production English |
Preventive Control Audit Checklist English |
Preventive Control Audit Checklist Guidance English |
SQF Standards Visit Site |
Salvaged Wood & Fiber VerificationFile / Download
SCS Salvaged Wood & Fiber Standard English |
SBP Certification File / Download
SBP Certification Requirements English |
SBP Normative Interpretations English |
SBP Standard 1: Feedstock Compliance Standard Link |
SBP Standard 2: Verification of SBP-compliant Feedstock Link |
SBP Standard 4: Chain of Custody Link |
SBP Standard 5: Collection and Communication of Data Link |
SBP Standard Instruction 2D: Requirements for Group Schemes English |
SBP Standard Instruction 2E: Requirements for Risk Based Approach for Biomass Category 2 English |
SBP Standard Instruction 5E: Collection and Communication of Energy and Carbon Data English |
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
SFI® Chain of Custody CertificationFile / Download
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
SFI Certification Requirements English |
SFI® Forestry Certification ServicesFile / Download
Forest Conservation Program Forest Management & Fiber Sourcing Certification Manual English |
SFI 2015-2019 Chain-of-Custody Standard English |
SFI 2015-2019 Fiber Sourcing Standard English |
SFI 2015-2019 Forest Management Standard English |
SFI Small Lands Group Certification Module English |
Signet Responsible Sourcing ProtocolFile / Download
Signet Responsible Sourcing Protocol for 3Ts English |
Signet Responsible Sourcing Protocol for Diamonds English |
Signet Responsible Sourcing Protocol for Gold English |
Signet Responsible Sourcing Protocol for Silver and PGMs English |
SRSP Audit Guidance English |
File / Download
SMETA Guidance Visit Site |
SMETA Social AuditFile / Download
SMETA Application English | Spanish |
Sustainable Carpet CertificationFile / Download
NSF/ANSI 140 - 2013 - NSF Bookstore Visit Site |
Sustainable Fabric CertificationFile / Download
NSF/ANSI 336 - 2011 - NSF Bookstore Visit Site |
Sustainable Seafood Chain of CustodyFile / Download
MSC Chain of Custody Visit Site |
MSC Chain of Custody Standards Visit Site |
MSC CoC Consumer Facing Org. v2.0 English |
MSC CoC Default v5.0 English |
MSC CoC Group v2.0 English |
RFM Chain of Custody Standards Visit Site |
Sustainably GrownFile / Download
Manual de certificación Sustainably Grown Spanish |
Sustainably Grown Standard v2-2 Spanish | English |
Sustainably Grown V2.2 - Pesticide Policy & Prohibited Pesticide Reference List Spanish | English |
SVLK Timber Legality Verification File / Download
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: April 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: April 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: April 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: April 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: August 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: August 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: August 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: August 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: December 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: December 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: December 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: December 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: February 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: February 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: February 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: February 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: January 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: January 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: January 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: July 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: July 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: July 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: July 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: July 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: June 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: June 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: June 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: June 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: June 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: March 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: March 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: March 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: March 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: May 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: May 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: May 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: May 2019) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: November 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: November 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: November 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: November 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: October 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: October 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: October 2017) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: October 2018) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: September 2015) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: September 2016) Indonesian |
V-Legal Summary: Ringkasan Public (Periode: September 2017) Indonesian |
Timber Legality Verification - Legal Harvest™ File / Download
LegalHarvest Verification - Chain of Custody English | Spanish |
LegalHarvest Verification - Chain of Custody Adapted for China English |
LegalHarvest Verification - Forest Assessment English | Spanish |
LegalHarvest Verification - Forest Assessment Adapted for Argentina English |
LegalHarvest Verification - Forest Assessment Adapted for China English |
LegalHarvest Verification - Multi-Site Assessment English |
LegalHarvest Verification - Natural Forest Assessment Adapted for Brazil English |
LegalHarvest Verification - Plantation Forest Assessment Adapted for Brazil English |
SCS International Responsible Forestry Certification – Qualifications Profile English |
SCS LegalHarvest Standard for Multi-site Assessment English |
SCS LegalHarvest Standard for Suriname English | Dutch |
SCS LegalHarvest Verification Chain of Custody Standard English | Spanish |
UTZ CertificationFile / Download
UTZ Standard Visit Site |
Veriflora® Sustainably Grown File / Download
Veriflora® Sustainably Grown Certification Manual English | Spanish |
Veriflora® Sustainably Grown Standard Version 3.3 English | Spanish |
Zero Waste CertificationFile / Download
Feedstock Specific Certifications with SCS English | Spanish |