News and topics around our activities

Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Lottery company sponsors crucial biodiversity restoration project in France

(© FSC France)© FSC FranceGroupe Française des Jeux (FDJ), a French lottery company, is now sponsoring the restoration and preservation of biodiversity in the forest of Saint-Sylvestre, in south-western France. The forest, designated as a High Conservation Area, is owned by a group of FSC certificate holders and is represented by IP Forêt Services (FSC®C109669), asubsidiary of International Paper. This branch coordinates IP’s forest management actions in France. read more …

Friday, 21 May 2021
FSC Furniture Awards 2021: celebrating sustainable wooden furniture

FSC Furniture Awards 2021 heroThe first European edition of the FSC Furniture Awards has been launched: 7 competition categories and 5 special prizes to recognise the commitment of FSC-certified companies in the wooden furniture sector. read more …

Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Public Consultation Open: Share Your Feedback on the FSC Policy for Association

The consultation is open until 16 July 2021. We invite your feedback via the FSC Consultation Platformread more …

Tuesday, 04 May 2021
FSC Extends Validity of FSC Policy Responses to COVID-19 and Publishes Amended General Auditing Derogation FSC-DER-2020-001

All COVID-19 derogations and interpretations are now valid through 31 December 2021. Additionally, the general auditing derogation FSC-DER-2020-001 has been amended by adding one additional option for handling forest management re-evaluation audits. read more …

Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Communicating your FSC certification

83% of certificate holders agree that FSC certification helps to create a positive corporate image¹ and 75% of people in the UK would prefer to choose a product bearing the FSC label compared to an otherwise identical one without².

And yet, many FSC certificate holders don’t seem to be communicating about FSC. read more …

Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Upcoming Technical Webinar on the FSC Core Labour Requirements

WebinarThe webinar for certificate holders will focus on technical specificities of the requirements and their implementation. read more …

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