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Tuesday, 13 December 2011
FSC Canada Update on the Transfer of FSC Certified Forest Management Tenures in Quebec

TreesCommencing April 1st, 2013, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Wildlife (MRNF) in Quebec will be taking over responsibility for the forest management of public lands in Quebec. Roughly 25 million hectares of those lands are currently FSC certified.  The MRNF has clearly stated its intention to maintain all FSC FM certificates that are in place by the end of 2012. read more …

Tuesday, 06 December 2011
Environmental Leadership in the Newspaper Sector

NewsprintThe New York Times, Hearst, McClatchy, and Tribune – as well as Canadian publisher The Globe and Mail – are among the greenest in the newspaper industry says the new report from Canopy and Green Press Initiative. read more …

Monday, 05 December 2011
Avon's CSR Report Gives Its Paper, Water & Energy Use a Makeover

Avon (© Avon)© AvonAvon Prefers FSC read more …

Wednesday, 30 November 2011
Resolute Forest Products to increase FSC-certified managed woodlands to 80% by 2015.

Richard Garneau (© Resolute Forest Products)© Resolute Forest ProductsResolute Forest Products today issued its 2010 Sustainability Report, reviewing Company performance in key areas such as environmental impact, stakeholder engagement, product stewardship, fiber sourcing, community relations, human resources, and health and safety. read more …

Monday, 28 November 2011
Canfor Purchases FSC-certified BC Sawmills

Canfor Corporation has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Tembec’s FSC-certified Elko and Canal Flats sawmills in British Columbia. read more …

Thursday, 10 November 2011
FSC-certified printers come out on top at Canadian Printing Awards

Canadian Printing Awards (© PrintAction)© PrintActionFSC-certified printers and products came out on top at PrintAction's Canadian Printing Awards held in Toronto November 10, 2011. Of the 63 awards presented, 50 of the awards were presented to FSC-certified printers and paper manufacturers, including all three of the Most Environmentally Progressive Printing Company, 250+ employees awards. read more …

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