FSC Press Releases 

This section is intended for journalists and media professionals.
It lists the latest press releases which we are distributing to the global media.

Latest releases

Friday, 12. December 2014
Peruvian indigenous communities help to neutralise the carbon footprint of major sustainability event

Indigenous communities located in Ucayali, Peru have agreed to compensate for the carbon footprint of an international event organised by the Forest Stewardship Council®read more …

Monday, 24. November 2014
Forest Stewardship Council Takes Steps to Ensure System Remains Transparent Following Resolute FP Canada Legal Action

Bonn, Germany/Montreal, Canada (21 November 2014) – Following legal action by Resolute Forest Products (Resolute) against Rainforest Alliance to prevent an audit report of its activities from being published, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to amend its processes so that similar actions cannot be repeated by FSC certificate holders in the future. read more …

Wednesday, 19. November 2014
Forest Stewardship Council Opens Doors to Sustainable Forest Management in Malaysia

FSC Puts Down Roots in Malaysia (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.19 November 2014 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) today opened its doors in Malaysia as part of a strategic decision to tackle tropical deforestation. read more …

Wednesday, 01. October 2014
FSC reconfirms its commitment to protecting workers' rights

© FSC A.C.Bonn, Germany (30 September 2014) – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has strong rules to ensure the protection of workers’ rights and is committed to finding a stakeholder-based solution to how these rules can be implemented in practice in all FSC-certified organizations. read more …

Wednesday, 17. September 2014
From forests to fashion – FSC promoted at star-studded Stella McCartney launch

Natalie Massenet, Anna Wintour, Stella McCartney and Livia Firth (© Eco Age)© Eco AgeStella McCartney has reinforced her commitment to sustainability by partnering with Livia Firth’s Eco-Age for the launch of the 2014 London Stella McCartney Green Carpet Collection at London Fashion Week. read more …

Tuesday, 16. September 2014
Half of UK public recognise FSC sustainable forests logo

FSC LogoNew research, conducted on behalf of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) UK, has found that 50% of the UK public now recognise the FSC logo (1), the little tree with a tick that means the wood, paper and other forest products on which it appears have been sourced responsibly. read more …

Press Contacts for media only

FSC Communications Manager, Lisa SmythFSC Communications Manager, Lisa Smyth

For general media requests, please contact:

FSC Communications Manager, Lisa Smyth, at communications at fsc point org or on +49 (0)228 36766 (ext. 23).

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