LPFL FSC Certificate
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On the 5 August, 2013 The company LPFL (Oji Lao Plantation forest Company Limited) announced the FS FM
certification of managed plantations in the Provinces of Bolikhamxay and Khammouan in Lao PDR.
FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) is an international
non-government, non-profit organization, that has developed a system of forest certification, based on 10 principles
and more than 50 criteria of good forest management as an international standard of forest management.
The achievement of this FM certification through FSC is the first major milestone in the progress to a sustainable,
socially and environmentally, empathetic business in Lao PDR. FSC has developed a brand and logo so that the
consumer can identify wood products from FSC Certified forests. These forests must be managed in strict accordance
with an international standard of forest management. The current area that is certified is 2
2,231 hectares (plantation area is 19,873 hectares), and is established to both
Eucalyptus and Acacia species.
The certificate Number: SGS-FM/COC-009953
The FSC license Number: FSC-C117723
Date of Expiry: 04 Aug 2018 Date of issue: 05 Aug 2013