The FME "Smorgon Experimental Forestry" carries out :
Forest management aimed at ensuring high productivity and sustainability of forest ecosystems, increasing their biological diversity, minimizing or eliminating the negative impact of forestry production on the environment, the inexhaustibility of forest use, the economic efficiency of forest production, its social orientation
harvesting and processing of wood and other forest products, selling it to consumers
The main principles of the activity of the FME "Smorgon Experimental Forestry" are:
ensuring rational and inexhaustible use of forests, their protection, protection and reproduction
sustainable forest management,
conservation of biological diversity of forest ecosystems, preservation and strengthening of environment-forming, water-protective, protective, sanitary-hygienic, recreational and other functions of forests, increasing their resource potential
meeting the needs of society in forest resources on the basis of science-based, multi-purpose forest management
obtaining, confirming and providing the consumer with reliable information about the origin of forest products from sustainably managed forests in accordance with PEFC requirements.
In order to ensure sustainable forest management and forest management, the Smorgon Experimental Forestry is guided by:
current forest and environmental law
requirements of technical normative legal acts governing forest management
the requirements of the Forest Certification System of the National System of Conformity of the Republic of Belarus, recognized by the PEFC Council.
In order to obtain, confirm and provide the consumer with reliable information about the origin of forest products from sustainably managed forests in accordance with the requirements of the PEFC FME "Smorgon Experimental Forestry" identifies forest products on the basis of origin.
For the purposes of identifying forest products based on the origin of the FME, the Smorgon Experimental Forestry provides:
availability of a valid conformity certificate for a forest management and forest management system recognized by the PEFC
availability of a valid certificate of conformity for forest products and products of its processing based on PEFC-recognized origin
the availability of shipping documents confirming the origin of certified forests, wood used for further processing;
availability of reliable and verifiable data on volumes of wood (including certified and uncertified) coming from other suppliers
the availability of reliable and verifiable data on the shares of certified and uncertified raw materials and materials in the products
providing the consumer with data on the manufacturer of the product, content in the products of certified raw materials and materials used for the production of this product
documentary confirmation of origin of certified raw materials, materials and products at the stages of passage
confirmation of the origin of certified forest products
Forest Certification Policy under the FSC FMS system of the Smorgon Experimental Forestry
Forest certification helps to ensure productivity and sustainability of stands, increase forest biological diversity, minimize the negative impact of forestry production on the environment, increase the export potential of the forestry sector, and remove technical barriers to international trade.
FME "Smorgon Experimental Forestry" confirms its commitment to the system of forest management in accordance with the principles and criteria of the FSC.
In our work we are guided by international Conventions, ratified by the Republic of Belarus.