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Friday, 23 October 2020
FSC Friday well supported

FSC Friday english 2020We love forests! read more …

Friday, 23 October 2020
The story of sustainable charcoal in Namibia

As Namibia sees climate change increasingly affecting the country, FSC certification has become a sustainable, environmentally and economically beneficial solution, providing better working conditions and future prospects for thousands of small farmers. read more …

Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Woolworths launches innovative "circular economy" inspired paper shopping bags

Woolies new FBH paper bags – 1.    Woolies new FBH paper bags arelocally made by a supplier development beneficiary and constructed from ForestStewardship Council (FSC)-certified recycled content sourced from the same millwhere Woolworths sends its recyclable cardboard and paper.   (© Woolthworths)© WoolthworthsAs part of its ZERO packaging waste to landfill commitment, Woolworths set ambitious targets of phasing out single-use plastic bags as well as for all its packaging to be reusable or recycla-ble by 2022. read more …

Thursday, 08 October 2020
FSC Forest Carbon Monitoring Tool Ready for Use

Carbon monitoring tool (© FSC international)© FSC internationalFSC forest management certificate holders now have a customized, cost-effective and practical tool at their disposal to calculate forest carbon. read more …

Tuesday, 06 October 2020
Revised National Forest Stewardship Standards for The Republic of Congo

Drapeau Congo BrazzavilleThe standard becomes effective on 06 January 2021  read more …

Saturday, 03 October 2020
Increasing the FSC Brand Awareness across Southern Africa

Retail shopping – unbranded retail shelves  (© @nataliarosa)© @nataliarosaTwo major retailers in South Africa sign Trademark Licence Agreement with FSC read more …

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