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American Green Business offers FSC Chain of Custody services

American Green Business of Shelburne, Vt., recently joined forces with an international Forest Stewardship Council certifier to offer Chain of Custody services across the United States.

American Green has officially partnered with GFA Consulting Group of Germany to provide FSC Chain of Custody certification. GFA is a reputable longstanding FSC-accredited and independent third-party certifier known for fast and reliable service, according to American Green. While certification contracts are entered directly with, and certificates are issued by GFA, the certification process is managed and supported by American Green on behalf of GFA.

American Greenis offering a complete service starting from the initial review of customer applications to serving as contact body for questions and conducting evaluations of FSC wood streams as required by FSC. This process leads to FSC certification of companies once they have successfully passed. American Green also offers follow-up assistance and auditing service throughout the regular five-year term of certification.

The FSC is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world's forests. The FSC label provides a credible link between responsible forest management, production and consumption; enabling consumers and businesses to make purchasing decisions that benefit people and the environment, as well as providing ongoing business value.

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