Rainforest Alliance is launching the Forest Products Legality Verification (FLV) service.
With the FLV standard, which more closely meets the requirements of the EUTR, companies will be able to comply with the regulations applicable to international trade in timber and forest products by providing a legal guarantee to buyers in markets, particularly European, US and Australian markets.
The FLV standard will replace the current VLC (Verification of Legal Compliance).
The FLV standard includes several requirements for companies:
Tropical timber projects