Forest Stewardship Council

Type: Organization
Name: Forest Stewardship Council
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Zoo stresses role our consumer habits have on animal habitats

It was a day like any other for Rhani and Berani, Sumatran tigers at the National Zoo.But for conservationists and zoo supervisor Shelley Russell, Tuesday was International Tiger Day and a time to raise awareness of the critical danger facing tiger species ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 15 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Forest open house and public meeting planned

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comBill Tipton, of Save our Shawnee Forest, says the annual open house for Shawnee State Forest and all southern Ohio forests will be held Thursday from 4:30-7 p.m. at 345 Allen Ave., in Chillicothe, and said it is the ... [Published Portsmouth Daily Times - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Liberals urged to rethink trees

Wooden boat builder Andrew Denman says there needs to be an assessment of the area proposed to be removed from native forest to see if it actually contains any specialty timbers. Source: News Corp AustraliaTHE specialty timber industry fears native forest ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Hit the beach from your own backyard

It's possible to achieve a coastal feel in the backyard or home, even if you live in the suburbs.LATTE POLES are a new look for textural screening, fencing and cladding.Touch Wood Trading director Harry Hopkins said the Australian hardwood poles created ... [Published Parramatta Sun - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Printed proof that going green is worth it

Companies are all about reducing their carbon footprints these days and one local company is going further by developing more environmentally friendly ways of going about its business. Colourscan, which provides digital imaging and printing services, ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Sustainable Purchasing 101: Tools for Buying Greener Products

By Scot CaseSustainable purchasing is an effort to buy greener, healthier, and more sustainable products from greener, more sustainable companies. It is based on the simple concept that every single purchase has hidden human health, environmental, and ... [Published Triple Pundit - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Rippedsheets.com is Proud to Announce Their Sustainable, Eco-friendly Labels

Rippedsheets.com offers several eco-friendly labels that can be custom diecut to any shape or size. They can also be printed with eco-friendly inks. The last thing that should hold up development and release of a product is finding out the label does ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

13 Labels to Look For When Shopping & Considering the Planet

Buying “green” can be confusing! Many products claim to be “natural,” “eco-friendly,” and “biodegradable.” But what in the world does that mean?Unfortunately, because there’s no standardized definition for any of these words, they’re actually meaningless. ... [Published Care2 - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 2 reports

APKI Wants More Access to Local Market

TEMPO.CO , Jakarta -  The Indonesian Pulp and Paper Association (APKI) has called on the government to ensure domestic paper makers only purchase pulp produced under the Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) scheme in a bid to boost local demand, ... [Published Tempo.co - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED Credits for Use of FSC Products

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To encourage architects and other building professionals to build with wood and support their efforts to earn credit in the US Green Building Council's LEED program, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) developed Mastering FSC-certified ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

FSC® Conference:Global market trend for certified forest products September 15th 2014

FSC® Conference:Global market trend for certified forest productsSeptember 15th · Global Timber and Wood Products Trade Conference 2014 Qingdao,ChinaThe Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) cordially invites you to attend the FSC Conference on the 15th ... [Published Eco-Business - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 2 reports

Smurfit Kappa announces new fossil CO2 reduction target, increasing from 20% to 25% by 2020 ...

... occasion of publication of its 7th annual Sustainable Development ReportPicture: Gary McGann, Group Chief Executive Officer at Smurfit Kappa-Achieved 2020 target for CO2 with 21% reduction in carbon emissions per tonne of paper produced (initial target ... [Published Birkner International PaperWorld - Jul 01 2014]

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Larry Gelsomini, the president of Crocker, also noted "Crocker Technical enjoys a select, diverse and imaginative set of customers who continue to entrust us with their requirements. FiberMark’s technical skills, and global marketing and sale’s channels, bodes well for the growth of Crocker’s technical products and its customers."
"It's in a lot of what we buy but there are sustainable sources" Ms Russell said
"Rose gum or flooded gum – is native to NSW and South East Queensland but so numerous are its qualities that it has virtually disappeared except for some protected stands" he said
Chief operating officer Eric Boo explained: "Purchased paper has to come from a controlled forest where, if one tree is cut, another has to be planted. There is a chain of custody, right from the paper mill all the way to paper merchants, printers... and it all has to be accounted for."

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Building with Wood Earns Seal of Approval From ... [Published Prlog - Jul 25 2014]
Wrights Plastics Achieve Significant Milestones... [Published Packaging Europe - Jul 25 2014]
Printed proof that going green is worth it [Published Asiaone - Jul 24 2014]
Sustainable Purchasing 101: Tools for Buying Gr... [Published Triple Pundit - Jul 24 2014]
Rippedsheets.com is Proud to Announce Their Sus... [Published PRWeb - Jul 23 2014]
13 Labels to Look For When Shopping & Consideri... [Published Care2 - Jul 23 2014]
Rippedsheets.com is Proud to Announce Their Sus... [Published Wall Street Select - Jul 23 2014]
IPP Logipal heralds the launch of Pooling Partn... [Published Warehouse and Logistics News - Jul 22 2014]
Maker of Silk Soy Milk Earns LEED Certification... [Published EHS Today - Jul 22 2014]
New Consumer Magazine Naturally, Danny Seo , La... [Published Printing Impressions - Jul 22 2014]
Precedent-Setting Standard for Responsible Mini... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 22 2014]
Controversy lingers over clear-fell as Gougane ... [Published Southern Star - Jul 20 2014]
APKI Wants More Access to Local Market [Published Tempo.co - Jul 19 2014]
Building a case for eco-friendly pine [Published Timaru Herald - Jul 19 2014]
APKI wants more access to local market [Published Jakarta Post - Jul 19 2014]
Collins Pine Co. to hold public hearing on rene... [Published Plumas County News - Jul 19 2014]
New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED ... [Published The CW11 - Jul 18 2014]
New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED ... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Jul 18 2014]
WhiteWave receives LEED certification [Published Institute of Food Technologists - Jul 18 2014]
Deforestation: The Over-Looked Climate Driver a... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 17 2014]
BACARDÍ Rum Delivers with Streamlined, Sustaina... [Published PEFC - Jul 17 2014]
IPP Logipal heralds the launch of Pooling Partners [Published CisionWire - English - Jul 17 2014]
NewPage Releases 2013 Sustainable Development F... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Jul 17 2014]
Techniques evolve for sustainable construction [Published Finance & Commerce - Jul 17 2014]
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IPP Logipal heralds the launch of Pooling Partners [Published CisionWire - English - Jul 17 2014]
New ‘PP’ logo unveiledIPP Logipal, one of the leading pallet and box rental providers to fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) supply chains and to industrial sectors across Europe and the UK & Ireland’s second largest pallet pooler, heralds the launch of ...
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“Good Spirited” environmental initiative spans from forest to consumer SOURCE: Bacardi Limited DESCRIPTION: Hamilton, Bermuda, July 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ – It begins in an expansive, pristine forest in Georgia, in the southern United States. There, ...
How Can Buying Paper Help Your Building Earn LE... [Published theCSRfeed - Jun 20 2014]
The selection of sustainable materials, such as office paper, can make the difference to achieve LEED certification. SOURCE: Domtar DESCRIPTION:I know what you’re thinking - “What does paper have to do with green building?”Though they may seem unconnected, ...
Argentinian Agribusiness Leader Uses Pulp Sourc... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 04 2014]
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