It has been proven through official figures that forests have been severely destroyed by people around the world (1). It's a known fact that there are fields on Earth that can 't exist without them.
Today, the destruction of forests has a great role in the deterioration of the ecological balance in the world. In this context, the FSC document, which prevents deforestation, is a globally valid document.
The FSC (Forest Stewardship Council - Forest Production Council) certificate is a certification system that guarantees the sustainable production of forests.This document demonstrates that forests are ecologically, socially and economically sustainable.The FSC document covers all stages from deforestation to the delivery of products to the consumer, and includes recycling of products.
The FSC certificate is issued by the Forest Stewardship Council. This council is a board established in 1993 by many different organizations and individuals.Members of this organization include different groups such as foresters, environmental activists, workers and consumers.
There is a certification system that checks whether forests are managed in an environmentally, socially and economically sustainable way, which is monitored by the council to issue FSC certification. This system was established to verify that ethical and sustainable standards are applied in the management of forests.
Companies that meet the standards of the FSC, a certification system that guarantees sustainable forest management, can obtain an FSC certificate. The characteristics of FSC certified companies can be categorized as follows:
It enables forests to be managed in an ecologically, socially and economically sustainable way.
It covers all the stages from the production of forest products to the consumer.
It also includes recycling of products.
It demonstrates the application of ethical and sustainable standards in the management of forests.
It guarantees consumers that the natural resources of forests are used fairly and sustainably.
Companies with FSC certification generally produce eco-friendly products and make it easier for consumers to choose between environmentally friendly alternatives.
An FSC certified company demonstrates that ethical and sustainable standards are applied in forest management and guarantees consumers that the natural resources of forests are used fairly and sustainably.
As part of sustainable production, the FSC certificate is designed to ensure that forests are managed in an ecologically, socially and economically sustainable way.
Companies with FSC certification guarantee the process from production in the forests to the consumer and then the recycling of these products. This cycle ensures that natural resources are used sustainably in the production process.
As Gencer Ambalaj, we are making sustainable production thanks to our FSC certificate and we are expanding our capacity every day to implement sustainable production practices. Our company, which has passed all the necessary criteria to obtain the FSC certificate, ensures fair use of forests, the most precious legacy to be left to future generations, with a policy of caring for the environment, investing in the future and contributing to sustainability.
Source: (1) United Nations and World Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) 1980 report https://www.fao.org/3/bt970e/bt970e.pdf