Training courses will make learning about sugarcane sustainability easy and accessible
Submitted by SCS Global Services
Bonsucro, a global non-profit organization that promotes sustainable sugarcane production, processing and trade around the world, last week announced that SCS Global Services (SCS) has qualified as a Licensed Training Provider.
SCS will deliver training on Bonsucro’s Certification System, Production Standard, Chain of Custody Standard, and Calculators. The company plans to offer both remote and in-person training courses in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
“We have been conducting Bonsucro certification for biofuels in Central America since 2014 and have come a long way in developing expertise and a network of resources in Latin America, United States, Europe, Australia and South East Asia,” said Eddie Gomez, SCS’ Sales and Business Development Representative in Latin America.
“We are delighted with this opportunity to share our knowledge and training to help organizations communicate their sustainability success stories,” Gomez said.
SCS is a leading international third-party certifier and standards developer, and a pioneer in the environmental, sustainability, food safety and quality performance claims.
One of Bonsucro’s core priorities is to make learning about sugarcane sustainability easy and accessible. During trainings, participants will learn everything from the fundamentals of Bonsucro’s standards, to the details about Bonsucro certification and calculators."‹
Bonsucro is an international not-for-profit, multi-stakeholder organization established in 2008 to promote sustainable sugar cane. Its stated aim is to reduce the environmental and social impacts of sugarcane production while recognizing the need for economic viability. It does this through setting sustainability standards and certifying sugar cane products including ethanol, sugar and molasses. Bonsucro is one of few certifications to have developed measures for greenhouse gas emissions. Bonsucro has more than 480 members around the world, and nearly 3 million tons of sugar is Bonsucro Certified. www.bonsucro.com
About SCS Global Services (SCS)
SCS has been a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing and standards development for nearly thirty years. SCS programs span a wide cross-section of industry sectors, recognizing exemplary performance in natural resource management, green building, product manufacturing, food and agriculture, retailing and more. SCS is a California Benefit Corporation, reflecting its commitment to socially and environmentally responsible business practice. www.scsglobalservices.com
Eddie Gomez | Director of Business Development, South America
SCS is a leading third-party provider of certification, auditing and testing services, and standards, founded in 1984. Our goal is to recognize the highest levels of performance in food safety and quality, environmental protection and social responsibility in the private and public sectors, and to stimulate continuous improvement in sustainable development.
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