FSC® and PEFC certification

The constant concern for the attention to the requirements of its customers and respect for the natural environment has led OVELAR S.A. to obtain double certification in FSC (FSC-C128305) and PEFC. (FSC-C128305) and PEFC.

FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council®) is an independent, non-governmental and non-profit organisation with the aim of promoting a forest management environmentally responsible, socially beneficial and economically viable in forests around the world. With the FSC® certificate®OVELAR guarantees consumers that forest products come from rationally harvested forests, in accordance with international standards that consider environmental, social and economic aspects and that define the minimum levels of good forest management.

PEFC, on the other hand, is a non-profit organisation that promotes sustainable forest management in forests and offers a framework for the establishment of comparable national certification systems and their mutual pan-European recognition. With the PEFC certificate, OVELAR demonstrates that a rigorous control of the sustainable origin of raw materials has been carried out, from their production in the forest, through all intermediate processes, to the final consumer.

OVELAR believes that sustainable forest management and certified paper are important steps towards a near future of environmental responsibility in all areas and will undoubtedly have a great social and business impact in the short term.

FSC® and PEFC Chain of Custody Certificates are labels that allow OVELAR consumers to recognize products that support the growth of responsible forest management. In the case of the printing industry, it is crucial to inform about sustainable forest management and certification, since we are within one of the sectors that consume more paper and, therefore, must have more involvement in the use of certified papers and forest sustainability.