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Membership No.







United States

Member since

4 June 2018

Advanced Certification Solutions, LLC


Advanced Certification Solutions delivers Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® N002094) Chain-of-Custody certification services (North America) in association with GFA Certification GmbH (FSC® A000511). In addition, ACS delivers Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and PEFC auditing services (U.S.) in partnership with Orion Registrar.

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    TBD at this time. I will inform RSPO as soon as I have more information available.
    The intention is to work for GFA Certification GmbH as an independent auditor/affiliate in future.
  • Where relevant, what processes is the organisation establishing to engage with interested parties, for example to resolve conflict or to use sustainably produced palm oil?
    Not relevant for the time being.
  • Any other information that would support the application such as what your organisation hopes to gain from joining RSPO and how it would support RSPO?
    The intention is to work for GFA Certification GmbH as an independent RSPO CoC auditor/affiliate in future. Contact person/reference there is as follows:

    Felix Konsemueller
    Alter Teichweg 15,
    22081 Hamburg
    Phone: +49 (40) 5247431-0
    Fax: +49 (40) 5247431-999
    Email: f.konsemueller@gfa-cert.com
    Website: gfa-cert.com

    I have been working in the certification field in lead positions and independently since 1997.
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