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Friday, 05. October 2012
Press Release from Kährs: FSC and Fairtrade Wood Making a Difference in the World

Photo courtesy of Maria Ines Miranda – From left to right<br /><br />Karin Lagerlöf<br />Corporate Communications, Kährs<br /><br />Bruce Uhler<br />Environmental Ambassador, Kährs<br /><br />Maria Ines Miranda<br />Managing Director, SSC-AMERICAS/ SSC-WOODFSC and Fairtrade flooring used in the re-building of the Asian Rural Institute, devestated by the earthquakes in March 2011. read more …


Tuesday, 18. September 2012
FSC® partners with The Gold Standard to explore new level of alignment between the two certification systems

The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) has announced on September 18th that it is entering into a strategic partnership with The Gold Standard to explore the opportunities for … read more …


Thursday, 02. August 2012
The use of wood and fiber testing to support FSC certification

Recently, the media has been abuzz with stories of illegal wood making its way into mainstream products. Recent legislative changes in Europe and the United States will go some way … read more …


Tuesday, 24. July 2012
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) appoints new Director General

Kim CarstensenThe international Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is pleased to announce that Kim Carstensen has been appointed FSC Director General, starting October … read more …


Thursday, 21. June 2012
Buenos Aires commits to become the first FSC® City

Buenos Aires commits to become the first FSC<sup>®</sup> CityThe Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is pleased to celebrate the launch of the FSC City Initiative and announce that Buenos Aires intends to become the first FSC City. read more …


Thursday, 12. April 2012
Imaflora/Rainforest Alliance awards the world’s first FSC Project Certification for a television show set

Rainforest Alliance’s first-ever FSC Project Certification for a television show set was awarded to a television music show broadcast in Brazil called “Sr. … read more …