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Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Lidl Supermarket – Disposable Lidl plastic bags are about to become a thing of the past (© CREDIT: MARTIN DIVISEK)© CREDIT: MARTIN DIVISEKDuring the next year a major European grocery chain will phase out plastic bags for FSC certified paper bags. The choice is mainly due to customer demand for plastic alternatives. read more …

Friday, 09 June 2017
Open for consultation: CoC draft Advice Notes and Interpretations

Based on the initial stakeholder feedback received on the revised FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0, FSC decided to produce some advice notes and standard interpretations. read more …

Thursday, 08 June 2017
2017 AGM Overview

FSC AGM Group PhotoFSC Australia held a successful 11th Annual General Meeting. Thank you to all members and stakeholders who attended ou or dialed in. read more …

Thursday, 08 June 2017
New WWF Report: Responsible Sourcing Of Forests Products Is Beneficial For Businesses

2017 WWF Report Cover – Rattan furniture being made at the Danlao Co. in Laos (© T.Thammavongsa / WWF-Laos)© T.Thammavongsa / WWF-LaosA new WWF report shows that retail companies that responsibly source forest products are getting numerous concrete business benefits, especially from FSC certification. read more …

Thursday, 08 June 2017
FSC Can Positively Impact Your Business: Download the Market Info Pack to Find Out How

FSC Market Info Pack bannerThe FSC Market Info Pack 2016–2017 is now available on the FSC website. This biennial document presents an overview of sectors and recent market trends, with relevant figures and statistics on the performance of FSC. read more …

Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Consultation open: Controlled wood strategy

In order to further develop the controlled wood strategy, FSC is holding an open consultation following the outcome of the recent Controlled Wood Global Strategy Workshop (28 February to 2 March 2017). read more …

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