Certified wood will boost competitiveness
Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill signed the contract for SGS QUALIFOR forestry certification with SGS Vostok Limited.
Recognizing environmental, economic and social impact of international voluntary forestry certification Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill has officially declared its new environmental policy with regard to forestry management according to FSC principles.
Today, SGS Vostok Limited auditors jointly with forestry managers of Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill start implementation of the contract.
Currently Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill focuses on the manufacture of certified timber added-value products. The next step will be evaluation of the wood supply chain with the objective of getting the guarantee to use only certified raw materials.
Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill summons all its wood suppliers to start forestry certification procedure. In the nearest future those suppliers that deliver certified wood will enjoy preferential conditions vis-à-vis the Mill.