In accordance with the policy of responsible forest management, of maintaining an open and direct dialogue with regulatory authorities, non-government organizations, the public; and guided by the wishes of consumers in Western markets, at the end of 2005 the company came close to decision for forest management system certificating on Principles and Criteria of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC).
The Forest Stewardship Council is an international non-profit organization in the field of voluntary forest certification. The aim of the FSC is to promote environmentally responsible, socially oriented and economically sustainable forest management and management of the world's forest resources.
Forest management policy of the group of timber cutting organizations of JSC “Solikamskbumprom” shows commitment to the FSC principles and criteria
In 2006 the first group certificate was received. The members of the group, except for JSC Solikamskbumprom, are subsidiary timber cutting companies JSC “Kochyovoles” and “Krasnovishersk Les” Ltd.
In 2007 JSC Solikamskbumprom was the first among newsprint producing companies, which received the right to mark its products with the FSC trademark.
At present the group association "Solikamskbumprom" has certified leased forest areas on the square of 952 244.92 thousand hectares.
Since 2004, JSC “Solikamskbumprom” is an active member of the Association of Environmentally Responsible Timber Producers of Russia; from February of 2013 JSC "Solikamskbumprom" is the member of the Forest Stewardship Council (certificate).
At present JSC "Solikamskbumprom" has the following certificates:
1. Forest management and chain of custody certificate: