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Tracking down products linked to deforestation

12 July 2022


Under the planned EU legislation on deforestation-free products, operators will have to demonstrate that certain commodities and products they wish to import to the EU, or export from the EU, are not associated with deforestation or forest degradation. To be able to do so, companies will have to link these commodities and products to the exact plots of land where they were produced, as well as the date of production. Competent authorities must be able to verify this information