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Thursday, 02 December 2021
FSC at Christmas

(© Pixabay)© PixabayThat wrapping, it’s colourful and charming under the tree, but while you are contemplating its origins, that charm can wear a little thin. In the UK alone, we throw away an estimated 227,000 miles of wrapping paper each year. read more …

Monday, 29 November 2021
Kielder Forest's tree giant earns the starring role this Christmas

Forester Ian Green pictured just before the felling of the 2021 parliamentary Christmas tree in Kielder Forest (© Mark Pinder/FC England/PA)© Mark Pinder/FC England/PAAn enormous 42ft Sitka spruce, has been expertly selected from Forestry England's 60,000-hectare Kielder Forest, Northumberland. read more …

Friday, 26 November 2021
COP26 - Reflections from FSC UK

Fsc at COP 2Forests took centre stage at the UN climate summit (COP26), held in Glasgow on 31 Oct 2021 – 12 Nov 2021. Dubbed by some as the “Nature COP”, a major focus was on highlighting the intertwined crises of climate change and biodiversity loss. Rosie and Amy from FSC UK were joined at the event by staff from FSC International for a busy week of networking and side events. read more …

Thursday, 25 November 2021
FSC announces the winners of the 2021 Furniture Awards

FSC Furniture Awards 2021 hero12 awards for indoor and outdoor furniture, including five special prizes for CSR, Communication, Green, Labeling and Small business and an honorable mention, were assigned to FSC-certified companies active in the furniture sector in Italy, UK, Germany, Poland and Croatia. read more …

Friday, 19 November 2021
Building Sustainably: Benefits of building with FSC-certified mass timber

(c) FSC Netherlands (© FSC Netherlands)© FSC NetherlandsNovember 24 2021, 14.00 - 15.00 read more …

Friday, 19 November 2021
Unlocking Sustainable Natural Rubber: How to scale early successes for 2022

Rubber Trees (© Janimahkonen (Pixabay))© Janimahkonen (Pixabay)December 9 2021, 10.00 - 11.00 read more …

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