Emeryville , CA, Oct 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Leading forest carbon offset verifier SCS Global Services (SCS) announced today that it has completed a third-party validation and verification of the MJUMITA Community Forest Project. Located in the Lindi region of Tanzania,MJUMITA (Mtandao wa Jamii wa Usimamizi wa Misitu or the Tanzania Community Forest Network) employs extensive community engagement strategies to protect regional forests.
Acterra Award Affirms the Importance of Rigorous Sustainability Standards and Third-Party Certification
Emeryville, CA, March 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ –SCS Global Services (SCS) has been named as recipient of the Award for Sustainability, a prestigious honor bestowed to sustainability leaders in the San Francisco Bay Area. SCS is the first organization of its kind – a trailblazer in third-party certification, life-cycle impact assessment, and sustainability standards development – to be recognized in the 26-year history of the Business Environmental Awards.
EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently verifiedFruit of the Loom's 2012 North American carbon footprint. This footprint will serve as the baseline against which the multinational apparel company will measure success toward reaching its 2015 goal of reducing electricity-related greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 40%.
EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2013 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- SCS Global Services (SCS) proudly celebrates World Standards Day with a reflection on the positive environmental and social influence that consensus standards such as those developed through the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) deliver across the globe.
B Lab Names SCS Global Services Among 2013 Certified B Corp Honorees
EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards development, was one of 79 companies across 39 industries and 6 countries recognized for creating the most positive impact for their workers by the nonprofit B Lab, which released its 2013 'B Corp Best for the Workers List'.
SCS Global Services Confirms Travel Guide Leader's Conformance to Forest Stewardship Council Requirements
MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 26, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- More than 98% of Lonely Planet's paper consumption is now Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified, as confirmed based on an independent assessment conducted by SCS Global Services (SCS), an internationally recognized certification body.