Bashundhara Paper Mills gets FSC-CoC certificate

Bashundhara Paper Mills Ltd, the largest paper and tissue manufacturing company in the country, received international FSC-CoC certificate for its environment-friendly industrial features. The paper mills, a concern of the country’s leading business conglomerate Bashundhara Group, became the first and only FSC-CoC-certified company in Bangladesh. RINA Services S.p.A, Italy, awarded the certificate.

Vice Chairman of Bashundhara Group Safwan Sobhan received the certificate from RINA Bangladesh certification manager Aslam Khan at Bashundhara Industrial Headquarters .

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is the global standard-setter responsible for forest management. Chain-of-Custody certification guarantees that wood products come from certified and responsibly managed forestlands.

FSC certification ensures customers that the paper and tissue products they purchase come from an environmentally responsible, socially equitable and economically viable forest. Deputy Managing Director of Bashundhara Group Mostafizur Rahman and other top officials were also present on the occasion.