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Sunday, 15 January 2012
Paperlinx to operate exclusively as Spicers in Canada

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Sunday, 15 January 2012
Recognition of Certified Wood Products in LEED: Third Draft

US Green Building Council (© US Green Building Council)© US Green Building CouncilUSGBC has announced that a third and final public comment period on the revised LEED 2012 Standards and additional changes to LEED Materials and Resources credits that recognize the use of certified wood products will be open for consultation from March 1st to 20th, 2012. read more …

Thursday, 05 January 2012
FSC Canada Welcomes new Team Member

FSC Canada welcomes Vivian Peachey as our new Standards and Policy Advisor. read more …

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 …

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