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Friday, 08 March 2013
Last chance to sign up to FSC’s Fibreboards Campaign!

The deadline for FSC’s Change Our Fibreboards campaign is today! Please sign up!The deadline for FSC’s Change Our Fibreboards campaign is today! Please sign up! read more …


Friday, 08 March 2013
FSC’s Certificate Holder Welcome Kit has been launched!

FSC’s Certificate Holder Welcome Kit has been launched!New and renewing FSC Certificate Holders can now make us of a new portal to the FSC system, providing tools to maximize the benefits of FSC certification. The online Welcome Kit has been created to provide FSC Certificate Holders with direct access to FSC guidance and support and to help them take full advantage of their FSC certification. read more …


Thursday, 07 March 2013
2012 saw three new FSC certifications in the Brazilian Amazon thanks to the work of The Amazon Alternative!

Brazilian Amazon (© FSC Denmark / Brian Kyed)© FSC Denmark / Brian KyedFSC Forest Management certification ensures that forests are managed to the highest environmental and social standards. Since FSC was founded in 1993, over 168 million hectares of forest have been certified worldwide! read more …


Monday, 04 March 2013
FSC UK and Ecochoice prepare for Ecobuild

Preparations are underway! (© Ecochoice)© EcochoiceFSC UK and Ecochoice staff are preparing the shared stand for this year’s Ecobuild trade show, the world’s biggest event for sustainable design, construction and the built environment and the UK’s largest construction event. read more …


Friday, 01 March 2013
Forest Stewardship Council Welcomes EU Timber Regulation and Confirms Role to Ensure Compliance

FSC Certified Logs (© Elie Hakizumwami)© Elie HakizumwamiOn 3 March 2013, the European Union (EU) Timber Regulation will enter into force, making it a crime to introduce illegally harvested timber and products into the EU market. Importing companies are required to have a “due diligence system” to avoid this crime. read more …


Friday, 01 March 2013
Amended Directive on Chain of Custody Certification Published

FSC Directive on Chain of Custody CertificationThe Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has published an amended Directive on Chain of Custody Certification, including three Advice Notes to assist companies that import FSC certified or controlled materials into the EU to comply with the Regulation. read more …



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