FSC™ Certification

Although ecologically a grass, bamboo’s fiber closely resembles wood, enabling it to be utilized within timber manufacturing industries and their end products. EcoPlanet Bamboo utilizes only degraded land for our commercial bamboo plantations. Under this framework bamboo does not compete with food production and restores land into fully functioning ecosystems, adding environmental and economic value.

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification ensures the responsible management of these plantations.

 

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Our Certifications

EcoPlanet Bamboo has set global benchmarks for sustainability in regards to the commercial production of bamboo.

EcoPlanet Bamboo’s Central American and Southern African plantations have Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Forest Management certification. Purchasing FSC certified bamboo will allow our certified clients to label their products accordingly, and ensure a responsible supply of timber from well managed bamboo plantations that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.

EcoPlanet Bamboo's Central American plantations are also verified under the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) and have received gold level Climate, Community, Biodiversity Alliance CCBA certification.

Verified Carbon Standard - EcoPlanet Bamboo
CCB Standards - EcoPlanet Bamboo
Rainforest Alliance Certified and FSC™ Certification
Focus on Certification: EcoPlanet Bamboo