HELSINKI, April 2, 2014 (Press Release) -UPM Raflatac's Southeast Asia promotional launch of FSC® and PEFCTM certified labelstock has made its final stop in Thailand. The Chain of Custody event took place on 20 March at Sukhothai Hotel, Bangkok.Read more
HELSINKI, March 12, 2014 (Press Release) -UPM is expanding its certification services in Finland and is preparing an application of its own PEFC group certificate in 2014. This gives UPM's forest owner customers a new opportunity to achieve a certificate for sustainable forestry as a member of UPM's certification group.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Dec. 16, 2013 (Press Release) - Taking long-term responsibility for the environment is a fundamental aspect of Holmen Paper's strategy. All the mills are certified according to the ISO systems for environmental, energy and quality management. Holmen Paper and Holmen's forestry are also certified under the standards FSC and PEFC.
"These certifications help to establish trust in our environmental work. Adding the EU Ecolabel to the mix strengthens our environmental profile even further," states Katarina Granö, market communications manager at Holmen Paper.Read more
BRUNNENTHAL, Germany, Sept. 27, 2013 (Press Release) -Carl Macher is the first core board manufacturer in Europe who, from now on, may label its products with the FSC recycling seal. Therefore, customers can be sure that products from Macher are based on a sustainable raw material management and that Forest Stewardship Council's ecological standards are adhered to.Read more
SAO PAULO, Sept. 18, 2013 (RISI) - Chilean market pulp producer Arauco has obtained the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) forestry management certification for its sustainable and renewable practices in Chile. Awarded by the Soil Association Woodmark's committee, one of the FSC certification bodies, the credential has a five year term with annual follow-ups to verify compliance with the standard.Read more
NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE, France, May 14, 2013 (PRNewswire) - Bureau Veritas Certification has launched a dedicated Due Diligence Solution for the forest, pulp and paper, packaging and wood products industries in response to the recent entry in application of the European Union Timber Regulation 995/2010 (EUTR).
Forty clients in key areas such as China, South East Asia and Europe have already implemented the Due Diligence Solution.Read more