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Wednesday, 25. June 2014
ASI Suspends Forest Management Certification Activities for Bureau Veritas in the Americas

Bonn, 25 June 2014 - Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body Bureau Veritas Certification Holding SAS (BV) from issuing FSC Forest Management certification in North and South America. This suspension is as a result of BV’s failure to resolve major non-conformities with FSC accreditation standards. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Call for Nominations: 2014 FSC Leadership Awards

Call for Nominations: 2014 FSC Leadership Awards (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) US is accepting nominations for the 2014 Leadership Awards, which recognize the excellence, innovation and creativity of FSC-certified companies in North America; companies committed to maintaining forests for future generations. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
FSC US calls for applicants for 10th Annual Design and Build Awards

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical GardensThe Design and Build with FSC Awards are open to homeowners, architects, interior designers, general contractors, builders, consultants and other professionals committed to using FSC-certified wood. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Big names join Canopy’s Fashion Loved by Forest campaign

Last year the award-winning environmental not-for-profit Canopy launched its Fashion Loved by Forest campaign, where key retailers commit to using fabrics made from tree fibers that come from sustainable sources, not endangered or ancient forests.  read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Consultation on accreditation standards for the audit of controlled wood activities

Technical News (©© sxu.huStakeholders are invited to provide feedback on draft revisions to the text of the two accreditation standards used to audit Controlled Wood (CW) activities. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
FSC Sweden launches new green office

FSC Sweden has moved to a new office which showcases a wide variety of certified products. Renovated with help from members and other stakeholders, all the floors, doors, woodwork and furniture carry the FSC label. read more …

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