Program for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Chain of Custody

Forests play a very crucial role in our life in terms of global environment, population and economy. The livelihood of millions of people depends on forests and they are a source of food, shelter and raw material for many products. It is thus important for us to adopt the practice of responsible and sustainable forest management to ensure long term viability of our forests.

About PEFC CoC

PEFC chain of custody is an international forest certification which provides independent verified assurance that the certified forest-based material contained in a         product throughout the supply chain originates from sustainably and responsibly managed forests.

Benefits of the certification


Need for food sector NCCF

Certification Process

PEFC CoC certification is valid for a period of 5 years, subject to annual surveillances and can be renewed before the expiry.

GIPL is under accreditation process from NABCB for PEFC CoC Certification.

We believe in sustainable and responsible approach towards forests and its products and will help organizations attain the same motive by our services

For queries Please write to :

Name –  Mr. Pankaj Pant (Senior Manager)
Mail to-  pankaj@gicia.org
Phone no-  +91 7290068707