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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 …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Second round of Spanish-language controlled wood stakeholder consultation launched

Technical News (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.Translations of the revised (second) drafts of the Controlled Wood normative documents have been completed, and are now available for stakeholder comments for a period of 60 days. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Putting free, prior and informed consent into practice: FSC and indigenous peoples

FPIC (© Vanessa Linforth)© Vanessa LinforthFSC's Social Policy Manager, Vanessa Linforth, announces participants selected for FPIC field tests to commence in 2014. read more …

Friday, 20. June 2014
Sustainability means long-term profits

FSC South African Business Forum (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.On 2 June 2014 in Johannesburg, representatives of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) met with over 35 businesses from several sectors at the South African Business Forum. They discussed how FSC certification can help achieve sustainability objectives. read more …

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