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Message from Guntars Lagūns, ASI Managing Director

Posted on 02 December 2014

I just realized I have already been a decade with ASI. At the very beginning ASI didn’t really exist. Instead, my colleagues and I were managing the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) accreditation through its Accreditation Business Unit. It was not until 2006, that today’s company ASI-Accreditation Service International was created. Looking at ASI today, it…
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ASI Clients speak out: Results of the Client Satisfaction Survey 2014

Posted on 02 December 2014

ASI strives to provide its clients with high quality accreditation and assurance services. Therefore, the perception and satisfaction level that our clients have from ASI is paramount for us. Not only to find out where we stand and judge the effectiveness of our services but also to get an insight into the future needs and…
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ASI at the RT12 in Kuala Lumpur

Posted on 01 December 2014

At the 12th RSPO annual roundtable meeting on sustainable palm oil, Douglas Cress, Programme Coordinator for the Great Apes Survival Partnership under the United Nations Environment Programme, delivered the official address and commended the RSPO as a pioneer and potential role model for other global commodities. Dr David Suzuki, environmentalist and broadcaster, gave a passionate keynote…
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ASI Traceability and Forensics Procedure approved

Posted on 28 November 2014

We are pleased to announce that the ASI Traceability and Forensics Procedure is now finalized. With this procedure ASI introduces an additional assessment tool to monitor the integrity of certification schemes, to follow-up on incidents or to inform Scheme Owners and Certification Bodies on specific risks associated with certification. The final draft has been approved…
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