Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®)
WE OFFER FSC® CERTIFIED PRODUCTS
- What is the Forest Stewardship Council®? (FSC®)
FSC® is an independent, non-governmental, not for profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world’s forests. Since its foundation in 1994, FSC has grown to become the world’s most respected and widespread forest certification system.
We offer products which are certified by FSC®. Together we have the power to safeguard our planet for future generations.
- What would we do after becoming FSC® certified?
Being FSC® certified shows that we comply with the highest forestry standards on the market. We deeply care about the world’s envrionment and the eco-friendly industry.
By choosing products with FSC labels, you are helping to take care of the world’s forests.
The FSC® label is an effective way to get public and consumer recognition of our responsible practices. Having the FSC® certification greatly improve the reputation of youre brand, and win an access to highly environmentally sensitive markets. Besides, there is no barrier to trade under the World Trade Organization (WTO).
- What are the logos/rating systems for FSC® certified products?
- FSC® 100 % Label: From well-managed forests
- FSC® Mix: From responsible sources
- FSC® Recycled Label: Made from recycled-material
For more information on FSC® please visit: ca.fsc.org
Global Recycling Standard® （GRS®）
- What is the Global Recycling Standard®? (GRS®)
GRS® is applicable to: companies that have statements that describe the content of recycled raw materials in their end products are currently widely used in the validation standards established for the reuse of recycled materials. GRS® certification system is based on integrity, including five requirements: environmental protection, traceability, renewable signs, social responsibility and general principles. The certificate is valid for one year. GRS® standard is applicable to products with recovery content of 20% or more.
- What would GRS® guarantee?
The Global Recyled Standard (GRS®) label guarantees recycled textiles with additional environmental and social criteria.
The GRS® label guarantees：
Reduction of the harmful impact of production on people and the environment
Durably treated products
High percentages of recycled content in products
- Who can get certified GRS®?
The GRS® label applies to companies in the textile sector with activity in spinning knitting, printing, stitching, ginning, weaving and dyeing, but also to recyclers, distributors and brands who want to have their recycled products and their responsible practices recognised by an international label.
Grace is pleased to take part in GRS® family and willing to engage into the global eco-friendly activities.