SCS Global Services’ certification marks and ecolabels are recognized as marks of outstanding achievement in environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and quality. As a trusted leader in third-party verification of environmental and sustainability claims, we have helped innovative companies and agencies worldwide promote their accomplishments with ecolabels backed by scientific rigor and integrity. SCS has been a pioneer in the promotion of transparency in green labeling since the mid 1980s, leading the fight against greenwashing with marks, ecolabels and environmental product declarations that tell the story accurately.
We have the expertise to help you answer all of your green marketing and labeling questions. Contact us today to learn more about our family of ecolabels and how we can help you earn recognition for your achievements.
The SCS Kingfisher family of certification marks brings positive recognition to our certified clients’ achievements. Research proves that co-branding with the SCS Kingfisher mark can significantly increase your visibility and add real value in the marketplace.
Kingfisher birds are beloved around the world, with more than 90 species occupying a wide variety of habitats. They are recognized by their large heads and long beaks, and known for their keen vision, colorful plumage, and skillful hunting. Kingfishers are widely recognized as indicators of environmental health. By the same token, they are vulnerable when their habitats are destroyed. Some species are now threatened with extinction.
Certification by SCS, as represented by the SCS Kingfisher, is a visual expression of your proven commitment to sustainability through environmental stewardship, responsible resource management, and protection of people and communities.
If you have undergone certification, verification or validation by SCS, you are entitled to use the marks and labels approved by SCS for the respective program under which you have been evaluated.
Transparency in ecolabeling is essential to environmental literacy, and critical in the fight against greenwashing. SCS has promoted transparency in ecolabeling since it was founded in the mid-1980s by:
Upon certification, verification or validation, you will receive an SCS Language and Label Guide, which provides detailed guidance in the use of SCS marks and labels in the context of the program under which you have been assessed.
SCS works with our clients to:
Although it is rare, occasionally it is brought to our attention that companies have falsely represented their products or company as being certified by SCS Global Services. The companies listed below fall into this category and this information is provided to assist you in making informed choices.
If you have concerns about the authenticity of a company's certificate or claim, please do not hesitate to bring it to the attention of SCS.