Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Limited
Partnership (HSLP) is committed to environmentally-sound business
practices. To this end, HSLP
has established a Chain of Custody (CoC) system that provides a linkage
between certified forests and the raw material we use in our
We are able to provide the assurance to our customers that we will:
Track the origin of our certified fibre from harvest through
to procurement, delivery and consumption at our mill.
Track and record the volume of certified fibre from
forests certified by either:
Track and record the volume of non-certified fibre and
ensure that, at a minimum, no fibre used at our mill originates from
controversial sources. This
means that all wood fibre must:
Maintain a Management System for the tracking of the fibre
that conforms to PEFC standards. This
includes annual audits and management reviews to ensure the controls and
documentation are effective and maintained.
Provide information to any interested parties regarding
the ratio of certified fibre used in our manufacturing process.
Fred Fominoff, General Manager, Operations