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Two Thought-Provoking Talks at Ecological Economists Event

New National Sustainable Agriculture Standard, and A New Climate Stabilization Roadmap
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Ecological economists are playing an increasingly important role in assessing the economic value of natural capital and ecosystem services. SCS Global Services’ Stowe Beam addressed the largely academic audience at the International Society for Ecological Economists conference in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, June 29th with thought-provoking presentations on two topics requiring sound ecological accountability.

The State of Our Climate: What We Need to Do

CEO Remarks While Accepting Sustainability Award
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Stanley P. Rhodes, SCS Global Services Founder and CEO, delivered a short, impassioned speech on the importance of confronting our climate challenge now while accepting the prestigious Acterra Award for Sustainability at the awards ceremony in May 2016.

Tri-Marine Skipjack and Yellowfin Tuna Fisher Earns MSC Certification

SCS Global Services conducted the independent assessment
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Press release reposted from Marine Stewardship Council

June 7, 2016/ 3BL Media/  - Tri Marine secures MSC certification for skipjack and yellowfin.

SCS, Bon Appetit, and New Resource Bank Among Companies Honored at Sustainability Awards Ceremony

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The Acterra 2016 Business Environmental Award for Sustainability was presented to SCS Global Services at a ceremony in late May, recognizing SCS’ three decades of service to the cause of environmental stewardship and social responsibility in the public and private arenas.  SCS’ certification, auditing and standards development activities around the world were spotlighted in a short video produced by Acterra for the event.

Corporate Environmental, Social, and Quality Achievements Highlighted in SCS Global Services’ Latest Annual Report

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May 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Millions of acres of forestland and agricultural crops worldwide, thousands of business and consumer products, and a diverse range of companies and organizations earned recognition for environmental and social achievements from third-party certifier SCS Global Services (SCS) in 2015.

New Health Product Declaration Partnership Between SCS Global Services and ToxServices Reinforces Manufacturer Efforts to Provide Full Transparency

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EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ - SCS Global Services (SCS), an internationally trusted leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, and ToxServices, a scientific consulting firm focused on toxicology and risk assessment, are pleased to announce a new partnership aimed at giving manufacturers full service support in the establishment and verification of their Health Product Declarations (HPDs).  ToxServices will help manufacturers prepare and publish their HPDs using the HPD Collaborative’s online b

Can Scope 3 Emissions Assessment Help You Reduce GHGs, Save Money, and Mitigate Risk?


This article is an overview of Scope 3 emissions measurement and management -- to learn more, join SCS’ webinar on May 11 at 10 am PDT, Measuring and Managing Scope 3 Emissions.

On April 22, 175 countries signed the Paris Agreement, signifying the world is demanding aggressive action on climate change mitigation. Companies are facing pressure from customers, governments, investors, and other stakeholders to find climate change solutions.

SCS Global Services Approves eco-INSTITUT as Testing Partner for VOC Emissions

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EMERYVILLE, Calif., and COLOGNE, Germany, May 2, 2016 /3BL Media/ - SCS Global Services (SCS), a trusted leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, has partnered with eco-INSTITUT, a leading provider of product emissions and chemical testing based in Cologne, Germany.

Celebrating Arbor Day: Millions of Acres of Forestland FSC Certified by SCS

Responsible Forestry and Chain of Custody Certification Snapshot
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Happy Arbor Day from SCS!

Forests are an integral part of a healthy environment and economy, in both rural and urban communities. Responsible forest management assures that wood resources are not over-harvested, protects sensitive ecosystems, sequesters greenhouse gases, and supports the livelihoods of indigenous people. SCS Global Services has been working since 1991 to independently certify companies and organizations at the cutting edge of sustainable forestry.

SCS Global Services Becomes Newest Non-GMO Project Verification Provider

Service Complements Broad Suite of Certifications for Food and Non-Food Products
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Emeryville, Calif., April 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ –  SCS Global Services (SCS) announced today that it has successfully completed a rigorous, year-long Non-GMO Project Verification Pilot Program, and is now formally recognized as Non-GMO Project Technical Administrator.  This designation means that SCS is authorized to independently verify claims for all types of food products and supplements under the Non-GMO Project, one of the United States’ fastest growing food labels of all time.


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