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Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Limitations of LCAs can be addressed with FSC certification

Forest (© FSC GD/Milan Reška)© FSC GD/Milan ReškaRecent research conducted by FSC International and WWF US confirms FSC certification is the best tool to ensure prevention and minimization of environmental and social impacts of paper and wood-based products, as it goes beyond the limitations offered by Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs). read more …

Monday, 23 May 2016
IKEA – Creating a Sustainable World

Worker Peru (© FSC GD/Christian Irrgang)© FSC GD/Christian IrrgangAuthored and first published by ISEAL Alliance.

IKEA chooses sustainability standards to help create a better everyday life read more …

Tuesday, 17 May 2016
FSC maintains association with BILT Graphic Paper Products Ltd subject to conditions

Dispute Resolution (© FSC GD)© FSC GDBONN, Germany (17 May 2016) – On 10 March 2016, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) International Board of Directors agreed to maintain association with BILT Graphic Paper Products Limited (BILT), subject to a number of conditions. read more …

Tuesday, 17 May 2016
FSC and WWF Promote FSC-certified Products in China

FSC and WWF Promote FSC-certified Products in China (© FSC China)© FSC ChinaFSC China, WWF China and the Japanese retail group Aeon recently co-hosted an event to promote sustainable consumption and FSC-certified products to consumers in China read more …

Tuesday, 17 May 2016
Social Chamber Member Needed for Chain of Custody Working Group

An FSC member from the social chamber (North or South) is needed to fill a vacant position on the working group revising the chain of custody (CoC) standard. read more …

Tuesday, 10 May 2016
FSC Re-examines the 1994 Rule for Plantations

Forest Management (© FSC GD)© FSC GDFollowing the passage of Motion 12 at the 2014 General Assembly in Seville, Spain – which called for a process to consider the challenges and opportunities for plantation restoration and conversion – a chamber-balanced working group has drafted a proposal for potential solutions. They are opening the document for public consultation from 10 May 2016 to 11 July 2016. read more …

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