Annual Audit for FSC® Chain of Custody Successfully Completed at UAB Juodeliai

An annual FSC® Chain of Custody audit was conducted at UAB Juodeliai, a wood processing company. The purpose of the audit was to evaluate the company’s compliance with the Chain of Custody Standard (FSC-STD-40-004 V3), Controlled Wood Standard (FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1) and Trademark Standard (FSC-STD-50-001 V2-0). The annual audit was carried out by an international certification body UAB NEPCon Lt.

The audit lasted four days (on 15 March, 19-20 March and 29 March), during which a review of the manufacturing chain procedures and an analysis of the Due Diligence System (DDS) were made. The raw materials’ acceptance, products’ manufacturing, and issue of and accounting for sale and transportation documents were checked. The auditor communicated with responsible employees in both production units and the headquarters of the company.

Upon completion of the audit, we are pleased to have received both a positive evaluation and useful comments and recommendations from the auditor of UAB NEPCon Lt which encourage our further improvements and compliance with even higher quality standards.