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Monday, 09. February 2015
Good Wood 2014: results of ecological rating announced and prizes awarded

© FSC RussiaOn 21 November 2014, the results of the environmental rating “Good Wood 2014” were presented, rewarding Russian leaders and companies in specific categories for their … read more …


Friday, 06. February 2015
Lobbying for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to use FSC-certified materials

Lobbying for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games to use FSC-certified materials – Our request was handed to Mr Akiyama, Vice Governor of Tokyo Metropolitan Government. (From right to left: Mr Akiyama; Mr Yokouchi, Governor of Yamanashi Prefecture; Mr Suzuki, Mayor of Hamamatsu City; and Dr Ohta, Chairperson of Japan Forest Stewardship Alliance (FSC Japan). (© FSC Japan)© FSC JapanAs our readers are probably aware, FSC-certified materials have been used in previous Olympic and Paralympic Games. On 9 January 2015, FSC Japan visited concerned authorities to … read more …


Friday, 06. February 2015
FSC Smallholder Fund Helps Canada’s Grey Sauble Conservation Authority Achieve FSC Certification

FSC Smallholder Fund Helps Canada’s Grey Sauble Conservation Authority Achieve FSC Certification – Grey Sauble Conservation Authority, Ontario, Canada © Eastern Ontario Model Forest (© Eastern Ontario Model Forest)© Eastern Ontario Model ForestThrough the Eastern Ontario Model Forest’s (EOMF) Forest Certification Program, the forests owned and managed by Grey Sauble Conservation Authority (GSCA) have … read more …


Monday, 02. February 2015
First FSC Forest Management certificate awarded in Taiwan

© FSC Asia PacificThe first FSC Forest Management (FM) certificate was awarded in Taiwan at the end of last year to Jang Chang Liang Co., Ltd. Taiwan is already one of the most environmentally … read more …


Friday, 23. January 2015
ASI Suspends FM Certification Activities for Bureau Veritas in Russia and lifts suspension for the Americas

January 16, 2015 - Effective 05 January 2015, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body Bureau Veritas from issuing FSC Forest Management … read more …


Friday, 16. January 2015
Controlled Wood National Risk Assessment approved for Brazil

Controlled Wood National Risk Assessment approved for Brazil (© freeimages.com)© freeimages.comOn 12 January 2015, a Controlled Wood National Risk Assessment (NRA) was approved for Brazil. read more …



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