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FSC and PEFC Certifications: Forest Management

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FSC and PEFC Certifications

Forest Management certification, such as FSC & PEFC, ensures that forests are managed to high standards covering social, environmental, and economic issues.

Some 10% of the global forests are certified so the supply of credibly certified raw material for all our operations remains a challenge.

Certification provides the consumer with the assurance that forest products originate from responsibly managed forests.

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  • FSC was established in 1993 at the initiative of environmental organisations and is a global, non-profit organisation


  • FSC is dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide


  • Approximately 4% of the world’s total forest area are FSC-certified

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  • PEFC was founded in 1999 in response to the specific requirements of small and family forest owners

  • PEFC currently has 247 million hectares certified which globally equates to approximately 6% of the world’s forests

  • PEFC has proven to be more popular for large numbers of small forest owners

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