The CAN/CSA-Z809 SFM chain-of-custody label demonstrates that forest products have originated from a forest certified to CAN/CSA-Z809 SFM and have been verified to the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Chain-of-Custody requirements through an independent third party audit.
Learn more: CSA Sustainable Forest Management website
Conformity with CSA Sustainable Forest Management's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following ISO 17021 Management system certification
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Organization type: not-for-profit membership-based association serving industry, government, consumers and other interested parties in Canada and the global marketplace
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Forest products / Paper
Other categories: These products can include everything from lumber, paneling or plywood, and pulp and paper to specialty forest products such as maple syrup and Christmas trees (CSA 2003).
Last updated: 20 January 2012