News and topics around our activities

Saturday, 01 September 2018
Support Responsible Forestry on FSC Friday

We’re aiming to increase awareness of FSC so that more people understand what FSC is and the difference we make to help keep our forests for all forever. read more …

Friday, 31 August 2018
Nominate Today: FSC Leadership Awards

The FSC Leadership Awards recognize excellence in the use of FSC-certified products and commitment to responsible forest management.  read more …

Monday, 20 August 2018
How Principle 3, Indigenous Peoples Rights, is working for Wahkohtowin Development

On July 5th, alongside a day filled with workshops on Late Winter Moose Habitat and Herbicide Alternatives Program 2.0, the participants paused for a special signing event. The workshop participants were treated to witnessing an Ontario Professional Forester – Mentoring Agreement being signed between Isabelle Males (bottom center) and David Flood, RPF (top right) which will provide Isabelle the support and knowledge transfer to obtain the professional designation of Registered Professional Forester within a 2-year period. read more …

Wednesday, 18 July 2018
From the Forest to the catwalk: FSC is the preferred certification for forest-based fabrics

(© kaboompics)© kaboompicsFast fashion is here to stay, and the impacts of the industry on the world’s forests might not be immediately apparent. However, the fashion industry has a growing environmental footprint, and trees are used to create fabrics like viscose. Environmental non-profit Canopy and FSC are leading the charge for change in the fashion industry. read more …

Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Sustainable Brands 2018: A Strong Show for FSC

(© Sustainable Brands)© Sustainable BrandsFSC featured prominently in this year’s Sustainable Brands at its global flagship conference in Vancouver from June 4-7. With representatives from nearly all of the Fortune 100 and beyond present, FSC was widely recognized for its leadership in responsible forest products and for being the ideal partner because of its world-class standards and the endorsement of leading environmental and social NGO’s.  read more …

Tuesday, 17 July 2018
A draft controlled wood strategy is open for stakeholder feedback

(© FSC)© FSCJuly 16 to September 17, 2018. read more …

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