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Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Smurfit Kappa: Sustainable Value Through Packaging

(© Smurfit Kappa)© Smurfit KappaNearly 90 per cent of products currently sold by Smurfit Kappa are FSC certified. But the company, one of the world’s leading paper-based packaging producers, is aiming even higher. read more …


Thursday, 24 November 2016
FSC Canada Releases New Version of its Forest Management Standard

TreesA critical milestone is reached to help encourage responsible practices regarding aboriginal rights and the preservation of woodland caribou read more …


Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Seeing 2020: why the forestry industry must strive for gender equality

woman worker Indonesia (© FSC GD/Vlad Sokhin)© FSC GD/Vlad SokhinIn this guest special, Chairperson of the FSC International Board of Directors, Rulita Wijayaningdyah describes her first-hand experience of gender equality, and inequality, in the forestry industry. read more …


Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Controlled Wood Standard Amendments

(© FSC)© FSCThree changes – related to company-conducted and national risk assessments - were made to the revised controlled wood system at the July 2016 meeting of the organization’s international Board of Directors. read more …


Tuesday, 08 November 2016
A Productive and Exciting Annual General Meeting for FSC Canada

AGM 2016 (© FSC Canada)© FSC CanadaMontreal (Quebec), November 8th 2016 - Last week, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Canada held its Annual General Meeting in Ottawa where over 50 members, certificate holders and stakeholders attended to hear about the organization’s recent successes and milestones, and learn about its upcoming plans. read more …


Thursday, 03 November 2016
A Year of Milestones

(© FSC Canada)© FSC Canada2015-2016 marked important milestones and successes thanks to our fantastic donors and supporters. Read FSC Canada’s 2015-2016 Annual Report to see how, together, we are making huge strides to keep our forests for all, forever. read more …



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