The FSC Forest Stewardship Standard for India Published
India, a biodiversity rich tropical country with 80.90 million hectares of forest and tree cover, now has a country specific FSC Forest Stewardship Standard.
Regional Forest Stewardship Standard for Smallholders in Indonesia approved
The standard becomes effective on 01 July 2022.
K-pop Giant YG Entertainment joins FSC’s fight against deforestation
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Korean music label YG Entertainment Inc. This strategic partnership aims to amplify FSC's mission and environmental influence by leveraging YG Entertainment's global success in Korean pop to keep forests healthy for future generations.
FSC announces partnership with the UN-REDD Lower Mekong Initiative
FSC is pleased to announce a partnership with the UN-REDD Lower Mekong Initiative. Focusing on the sustainable forest trade in the Lower Mekong Region (LMR), the partnership is a big step forward for sustainable timber products in Southeast Asia.
Malaysian National Standard Now Includes Non-Timber Forest Products and More
The National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS) of Malaysia FSC-STD-MYS-01-2018 EN has been updated and is now available in the FSC Document Centre.
Japan Post Chooses FSC-Certified Paper for All 2022 New Year’s Cards
Japan Post Co., Ltd. (License code: FSC-N003561) has announced that all their New Year’s cards* for 2022 will be made from FSC-certified paper, which FSC Japan has been promoting. The initial publication will consist of 1,830,000,000 cards.
Businesses Find Substantial Value in FSC Friday 2021
FSC Friday is the annual awareness day that increases knowledge, encourages commitment and raises appreciation for FSC’s responsible forestry. This year, despite Covid-related restrictions across APAC, FSC Friday made a significant impact, with governments, companies and organisations participating in small-scale but successful activities and creating a high level of engagement.
2021 Global Consumer Research reveals escalating concerns about climate change and threats to forest biodiversity
New research from FSC and GlobeScan – a global insights and advisory consultancy, reveals that consumers want to make sustainability-focused purchasing decisions and trusted third party certification labels play an increasingly important role in it.