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UNCTAD Publication: Making Certification Work for Sustainable Development: The Case of Biofuels

Making Certification Work for Sustainable Development: The Case of Biofuels 3 October 2008: This UN Conference on Trade and Development publication reviews biofuel certification schemes that are already in place or are being developed, including: benefits and drawbacks of such schemes; implications for developing countries; and possible ramifications of certification in the context of the World Trade Organization.

The study concludes with some suggestions on how to ensure that biofuels certification is indeed conducive to sustainable production. [The Publication] [UNCTAD Press Release]