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Friday, 21. February 2014
FSC has lost one of its founding members and a great friend: Yati A. Bun

Yati A. Bun (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.FSC extends its sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Yati A. Bun. Yati passed away on Friday 14 February while attending the global Social Chamber meeting in Oaxaca, Mexico. read more …

Friday, 14. February 2014
FSC Online Claims Platform Information Website Launched

© FSC A.CBonn, Germany - A new website containing information about FSC’s soon to be opened Online Claims Platform (OCP) was launched today at read more …

Friday, 14. February 2014
Save the date! FSC ‘Packaging for Forests’ conference at the Interpack trade fair 2014

© FSC A.CSustainability has become a key topic in the packaging sector in recent years. Many retailers and brand owners have developed guidelines requiring their providers to supply responsible packaging. As a result, many international players in the packaging supply chain have implemented sustainability policies. These include procurement policies focusing on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified or recycled material. read more …

Friday, 14. February 2014
Swedish company BRIO presents toys made from responsibly produced wood

Brio (© Brio)© BrioSince 1 January 2014, all wooden toys produced by Swedish company BRIO have been manufactured using Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified wood. BRIO showcased its new line of FSC certified toys and packaging at the world’s largest toy fair, held in Nuremberg from 29 January to 3 February. read more …

Thursday, 13. February 2014
“The threat of losing more forests is a daily and ongoing reality”

© Deutsche WelleFSC Smallholder Support Manager, Joachim Meier-Dörnberg has been interviewed by Nadia Pontes, presenter of the program Futurando for the Brazilian editorial team of the Deutsche Welle in Bonn. The weekly program that consists of scientific, environmental and technological news was broadcast in Brazil on Thursday 30 January. read more …

Thursday, 13. February 2014
Discussing the International Generic Indicator – A workshop in Uppsala

© FSC SwedenFSC Representatives from European and CIS countries met from 4-6 February in Uppsala, Sweden, for the International Generic Indicators (IGIs) European Regional Workshop. The attendees were informed about the second public consultation, and had the chance to provide initial feedback to the project coordinator, who was present at the meeting. read more …

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