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Every FSC label stands for sustainable sourcing that puts forests and people first.
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FSC has joined 100+ NGOs supporting the #Together4Forests movement.
The FSC Ecosystem Services Procedure has helped Maderacre verify its positive impacts on biodiversity and carbon.
Companies committed to sustainable forest management in the Congo are doing their part to advance the life of Indigenous Peoples, like the Baaka, with dignity.
With FSC-certified natural rubber, you’re giving environmentally conscious consumers what they want. But providing sustainable natural rubber is also a win for your company and the health of our forests.
Natural rubber is an environmentally friendly choice, but only if it’s sourced sustainably. When natural rubber comes from uncertified forests, there is a risk that it contributes to deforestation and human rights abuses.
FSC certification is a proven tool for solving these challenges. It verifies that companies at every step of the supply chain are committed to the environment and improving people’s lives. The FSC logo on the products you make or sell will show the world that you’re part of this commitment.
See how FSC helps the rubber industry verify sustainable sourcing at every step in the supply chain.
Hunter has made the sector-leading commitment that 100% of our footwear will be made with FSC-certified natural rubber by 2025. We want to transform our supply chain and bring our suppliers along on this journey with us.
Tina Nguyen, Global Sustainability Lead, Hunter
FSC standards require forest managers to prevent deforestation, protect biodiversity, and uphold the rights of smallholders, communities, and Indigenous Peoples.
FSC’s chain-of-custody certification verifies that a manufacturer’s natural rubber products meet rigorous standards for sustainable sourcing, from forest to consumer.
The FSC system has built-in safeguards, including independent audits, to eliminate bad actors and ensure high standards are being met.
Brands, retailers, and others can obtain an FSC promotional licence to use the FSC logo and let consumers know their FSC-certified products come from a sustainably managed forest.
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