Content Claim Standard

The CCS provides companies with a tool to verify the content of specific input materials. Each organization along the supply chain is checked by an independent third-party. Any type of input material may be claimed. The CCS is the foundation for all of TE's chain of custody standards.



Content Claim Standard

CCS Implementation Manual v1.3 - updated December 2013

Click here to see the changes from CCS Implementation Manual version 1.2 to version 1.3


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As companies become certified, they will be posted here. Check again soon.

Looking to become certified?

If you would like to be certified to CCS, send an email to and we will help you find a certification body.

Looking to certify against the CCS?

If you are a certifying body third party accredited to an existing ISO 65/17065 or ISO 17021 standard that uses transaction certificates and mass balance calculation, you may already qualify. Contact us at for more information.


Big thanks to Troy Tucker for designing our CCS logo!