“Fashion Forever Green Pact” launched to promote responsible sourcing of renewable fibre among global brands
FSC launches a call for fashion and textile companies to curb the industry’s impact on deforestation and biodiversity loss. Participants include H&M Group, Masai Clothing Company, JBS Textiles Group, Aditya Birla Group, Bitte Kai Rand, and Bravo World.
"A Year Unlike Any Other": Annual Report 2020 Now Available
We spent 2020 facing a worldwide pandemic – and were still able to continue our work as the pioneering force for responsible forest management. Shining a light on the past year’s accomplishments, the annual report 2020 is now published.
The World’s First FSC-Certified Tyre Becomes a Reality Thanks to Pirelli and the BMW Group
Pirelli is the first company to produce FSC-certified tyres. This sustainability milestone demonstrates that an FSC-certified value chain, from smallholder-owned rubber plantations to consumers, is possible for natural rubber used in auto tyres.
What It Means When You See the FSC Labels on a Product
Each label provides information about the origin of the materials used to make the finished and labeled product. FSC labels can be found on millions of products around the world – from toilet rolls to your favourite book, to that milk carton in your fridge, and other food products. What does the label mean? Simply put: by choosing products with FSC labels, you are helping to take care of the world’s forests.
Just Around the Block – Blockchain and Revolutionizing Compliance in Supply Chains
Fraudulent claims can upend a supply chain, having lasting impacts on businesses, their workers, and our forests. FSC’s blockchain verification technology aims to tackle fraudulent FSC claims and non-conforming forest materials and support “know your materials” compliance.
12 Irreplaceable Forest Products in Our Daily Lives
Next time you add them to your shopping bag, make sure they are sourced sustainably by looking for the FSC logo.
Callería: an Indigenous Community Safeguarding the Forest for Future Generations
It was an early morning start in the Peruvian Amazon, but we had a lot of ground to cover that day.
FSC Introduces New Okoume Transaction Verification
The new round of transaction verification for okoume will cover FSC claims made between 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019. The deadline for certificate holders to submit requested transaction verification data is 29 September 2020.
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Thoughts from FSC’s Director General