This section is intended for journalists and media professionals.
It lists the latest press releases which we are distributing to the global media.
Friday, 17 February 2017
FSC revokes probation and disassociates from the Schweighofer Group
Bonn, Germany (17 February, 2017) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to revoke the Schweighofer Group’s probation status and disassociate from the group. read more …
Monday, 01 August 2016
Responsible Rio: Millions of FSC-certified products will be used at 2016 Olympics and Paralympics
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Moving towards Motion 65: FSC to engage on New Forest Management Standard
© FSC GD(Montreal – April 26) -- The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will implement a new forest management standard in Canada, only after considerable stakeholder engagement ensures this new standard reflects the opinions of all stakeholders, as far as possible. read more …
Thursday, 04 February 2016
FSC abandons proposal of mediation involving Resolute Forest Products and asks FSC Board of Directors to take action
© FSC GD4 February 2016 (Bonn, Germany) - Following an unwillingness on the part of Resolute Forest Products (Resolute FP) to be involved in mediation efforts to resolve its suspended Canadian FSC certificates, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has abandoned its efforts to engage Resolute FP in such a process. Rather, FSC will continue to engage many other Canadian or-ganizations that are willing to find solutions. read more …
Monday, 26 October 2015
Forest Stewardship Council disassociates from the Vietnam Rubber Group
Decision to terminate Vietnam Rubber Group certification due to proof of unacceptable activities in Cambodia read more …
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
New study proves FSC certification profitable for businesses
© FSC GDWednesday 12 Aug 2015: In addition to numerous environmental and social benefits resulting from FSC certification, a new WWF study has shown that there is a concrete economic benefit - on average, forestry companies can earn an extra US$1.80 for every cubic metre of FSC-certified timber. read more …
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For general media requests, please contact:
FSC Media Manager, Alex Dunn, at a.dunn at fsc point org or on +49(0)228 367 66 (ext. 88).