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About RSB Certification

The Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials(RSB) Certification demonstrates the sustainability of the production and processing bio-based fuels as per the RSB standard criteria. The RSB standard recognises biomass and biofuel producers and processors who adhere to stringent social responsibility and environmental stewardship criteria, reaching well above minimum levels of compliance established in the 2009 EU Directive.

RSB certification is for

Biomass and biofuel producers and processors can get RSB certified.

European Union Renewable Energy Directive(RED)

According to the European Union Renewable Energy Directive 2009/28/EC, biomass produced sustainably for use in the EU countries for production of liquid and transport biofuels may only qualify for tax deductions, receive feed-in tariffs, or be counted towards renewable energy targets.

The EU RED aims to ensure that biomass is not produced by the destruction of primary forest, mangroves, biodiversity hotspots or wetlands. Futhermore, the EU RED mandates that the net greenhouse gas emissions associated with the use of certified biofuels shall be at least 35 percent lower than GHG emissions related to the use of fossil fuels.

Benefits for RSB Certification:

RSB certification has a variety of well-recognised benefits include:

  • First step towards achieving broader sustainability objectives

  • Satisfy the growing market and buyer requirements with RSB certification

  • Increase access to worldwide markets

  • Strengthening and developing your brand value

  • Strengthening management practices

  • Demonstrate compliance with the EU Renewable Energy Directive’s(RED) requirements

Our Service offers for RSB Certification:

With a team of highly experienced consultants and trainers, Deccan Consulting Services assists in:

  • Implementing and achieving RSB certification based on your requirements.

  • Educating you on what you need for meeting the requirements

  • Developing management plans and systems (upgrading the existing documentation), thereby enabling you to solve any potential issues

  • Avoiding costly mistakes and unnecessary delays

  • Sail through your audit with confidence and ease

  • Will only recommend for audit when you feel ready and will remain on-call throughout your audit

  • Getting done through audit process, award of certification, interim assistance for maintaining the compliance and certification for annual checks