RUE “Zavod gazetnoy bumagi” strives to comply with the international principles of sustainable forest management as much as possible.
The enterprise has carried out works on certification of the supply chain for compliance with standards FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 “Certification of the supply chain”; FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1 “Requirements for purchasing FSC-controlled wood”; FSC-STD-50-001 V2-0 “Requirements for the use of FSC trademarks by certificate holders”.
In order to ensure that the requirements of the Forest Stewardship Council® are met, a supply chain procedure and due diligence system have been developed.
The procedure is based on FSC standards®:
— FSC-STD-40-004 version 3-0 “Supply chain certification”;
— FSC-STD-40-005 version 3-1 “Requirements for purchasing FSC-controlled wood”;
— FSC-STD-50-001 version 2-0 “Requirements for the use of FSC trademarks by certificate holders”,
and reflects all applicable requirements of the standards.
FSC license code is C103455.
The developed “due diligence system” assesses the risks associated with mixing purchased wood in supply chains and helps to take measures to reduce these risks.
On 03.04.2017, the enterprise signed a Declaration of association with FSC® , which contains a commitment to not be directly or indirectly involved in the following unacceptable activities during the entire term of the relationship with FSC®:
(a) illegal timber harvesting or sale illegal timber or forest products;
(b) violation of traditional or human rights in forest management;
(c) destruction of high nature protection values in forest management;
(d) significant conversion of forests to plantations or non-forest lands;
(e) use of genetically modified organisms in forest management;