FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,147,139 ha certified
35,401 CoC certificates
1,601 FM/CoC certificates

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Impact Stories

Saving a species: One company’s mission to save the Brazilian tapir

19 September 2018 · In the pitch black night, a stout creature roams through the thick undergrowth of the Brazilian rainforest. Notoriously hard to spot, even at night when it is most active, the locals call it the …
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From the Forest to the Catwalk: FSC is the Preferred Certification for Forest-Based Fabrics

12 July 2018 · Environmental non-profit Canopy and FSC are leading the charge for change in the fashion industry.
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Enabling alternative livelihood through responsible forestry

19 March 2018 · Bananas stretch across the land, meeting neat rows of maize that yield enough for Fred Muwalampya to pay school fees for 10 children. He’s also building a brick house and plans to buy a car. “My …
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Leading the Race for the Survival of the Cheetah

9 February 2018 · Harvesting native bush to produce an FSC-certified fuel log called Bushblok is a crucial leg in the race to save Namibia’s wild cheetah from extinction.
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Supplying the world with garden furniture, small forest owners in Vietnam could help end deforestation

11 September 2017 · Authored and first published by WWF International. In Central Vietnam hundreds of …
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Finding balance in India’s forests

22 August 2017 · Brought together by certification, forests supply high quality logs while continuing to provide a sanctuary for wildlife and the culture of Indigenous Peoples.
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A Sustainable Community: Keeping forests and tribal culture alive

20 June 2017 · FSC’s responsible forest management approach revives degraded forests and improves the livelihoods of Indigenous Peoples in north-east India.
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Safeguarding the Environment

12 April 2017 · The state government of Tamil Nadu, Southern India, has established an enterprise to re-create waste in a circular economy. Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers Limited (TNPL) manufactures paper from farm …
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