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The unit within Gällö Timber hold certificate Chain of Custody (CoC) according to FSC®, Forest Stewardship Council®.

Gällö Såg were FSC-certified in 2006.

Gällö Såg are also Chain of Custody certified according to PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) since 2002.

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FSC® stands for Forest Stewardship Council®. FSC certification is the basis of a voluntary scheme designed to encourage socially beneficial, environmentally sound and economically the world's forests.

PEFC is an acronym for "Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification". The purpose of PEFC Forest Standard is to develop sustainable forestry, which has a good balance between production, environment and social interests.