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Wednesday, 18. September 2013
FSC Denmark Design Award winners explore the ‘FSC side’ of China

© FSC DenmarkAnne Nørbjerg and Sanne Kyed, the Danish winners of the 2012 FSC Design Award, recently travelled to China – their prize for designing the ‘DryUnder’, a combined balcony table and clothes drying rack. During the trip, they visited a workshop in Shengzhou, an FSC certified forest and an IKEA factory where furniture is made using FSC certified wood. The FSC Design Award is an annual competition for Danish design and architect students, organized by FSC Denmark. read more …


Friday, 06. September 2013
HSH new paper policy favors FSC certified products

FSC certified boxes and wrapping paper for the Peninsula MooncakesIn 2012, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels (HSH), the parent company of The Peninsula Hotels, launched a new paper policy. The policy outlined their goal to have 100 percent of their paper purchases from certified sustainable sources, with FSC as the preferred standard. read more …


Thursday, 05. September 2013
Lonely Planet now uses more than 98% FSC-certified paper

© Lonely PlanetMore than 98% of Lonely Planet's paper consumption is now Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified, as confirmed based on an independent assessment conducted by SCS Global Services (SCS). read more …


Thursday, 15. August 2013
FSC certified paper is a key element in green printing in North America

© FSC A.C.A new report finds that 64% of North American printers participating in a survey prefer FSC certified paper. The Green Print Leadership Report, published by Canopy, a Canadian -based non-governmental organization that works with 700 North American companies, surveyed the top 50 North American printers (as documented by Printing Impressions 2011 and 2012), of which 36 responded. read more …


Thursday, 15. August 2013
Office Depot announces landmark paper purchasing policy

Landmark paper purchasing policy (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.On August 7, 2013, Office Depot released a new “greener paper purchasing policy” designed to increase its purchase and sale of environmentally preferable paper, especially FSC certified paper. read more …


Friday, 19. July 2013
Ambitious targets on FSC certified dairy packaging in the UK

© First Milk LimitedThe recently published UK Dairy Roadmap Environmental Sustainability Report includes an ambitious target for achieving FSC certification and labeling for at least 80 percent of dairy carton packages in the United Kingdom by 2015. Ultimately the sector aims to achieve 100 per cent of carton dairy packages in the UK to carry the FSC label in 2020. read more …



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