Self-Declaration regarding FSC-POL-01-004
Policy for the Association of Organizations with FSC
Green House is associated with the Forest Stewardship Council A.C., Oaxaca, Mexico, or one of its subsidiaries or affiliates (hereinafter: FSC) by being either a member of or having a contractual relationship with FSC. GREEN HOUSE hereby explicitly states that we read and understood the “Policy for the Association of Organizations with FSC” as published under www.fsc.org. This policy stipulates FSC’s position with regards to unacceptable activities by organizations and individuals which already are or would like to be associated with FSC as well as the mechanism for disassociation. In light of the above, GREEN HOUSE explicitly agrees currently and in the future, as long as the relationship with FSC exists, not to be directly or indirectly involved in the following unacceptable activities:
a) Illegal logging or the trade in illegal wood or forest products:
b) Violation of traditional and human rights in forestry operations;
c) Destruction of high conservation values in forestry operations;
d) Significant conversion of forests to plantations or non-forest use;
e) Introduction of genetically modified organisms in forestry operations;
In addition, GREEN HOUSE recognizes that the principles established by the International Labor Organization through the 1998 Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work (the “Principles”) serve to guide governments in the protection of the basic rights of workers without defining a uniform path for every nation to follow. Based upon these Principles, and consistent with applicable national law, rights, regulations, and administrative/judicial rules and procedures, that GREEN HOUSE will Respect:
a) Freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
b) The elimination of all forms of forces or compulsory labor;
c) The effective abolition of child labor; and
d) The elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.
The self declaration shall be made available to all stake holders including e.g. supplier , employees and client's upon request.