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A Pocket Guide to PEFC

A Pocket Guide to PEFC

This handy pocket-sized guide was created to give PEFC Chain of Custody certified companies a quick and easy way to introduce PEFC to their customers and employees alike. A short introduction to PEFC that fits in your pocket!    

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Architects, Designers and Certified Timber

Architects, Designers and Certified Timber

The adoption of timber as a design and building material is the first step to creating a signature building. It is a fashionable, flexible, organic and an aesthetically attractive material that allows architects and designers to develop creative and innovative construction solutions. Timber is...

Asian Timber – Certified: Advancing in Asia

Asian Timber – Certified: Advancing in Asia

In recognition of the critical role of forests in Asia, the region has been a key focus of PEFC activities over the past years. In celebration of the International Day of Forests, PEFC released “Asian Timber – Certified: Advancing Sustainable Trade in Asia” as part of an ongoing collaboration...

Asian Timber – Certified: Sustainable Landscapes for Sustainable Livelihoods

Asian Timber – Certified: Sustainable Landscapes for Sustainable Livelihoods

Welcome to our special supplement on forest certification in Asia, authored by us (the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification - PEFC) in collaboration with Asian Timber magazine. The importance of forests resonated with world leaders at several negotiations throughout 2015. But...

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Construction and PEFC Certified Timber

Construction and PEFC Certified Timber

The construction industry is the largest buyer of timber products – this means the sector has a huge influence on the type of timber in demand and can help increase the level of sustainable products utilized. Construction and PEFC Certified Timber outlines the advantages and benefits of certified...

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Delivering Impacts in the Forest and Beyond

Delivering Impacts in the Forest and Beyond

In addition to offering a forest certification system, an important part of PEFC’s work is delivered through projects and initiatives. Working in close cooperation with partners around the world, we use projects to build capacity, improve market conditions for certified products and develop...

Desarrollando un Sistema Nacional de Certificación Forestal: Tu Guía

Desarrollando un Sistema Nacional de Certificación Forestal: Tu Guía

Esta Guía ha sido diseñada para atender las necesidades de las organizaciones que en la actualidad están en proceso de establecimiento de estándares, y proporciona las orientaciones necesarias para el desarrollo de un sistema nacional de certificación forestal...

Developing a National Forest Certification System: Your Toolkit

Developing a National Forest Certification System: Your Toolkit

Designed to address the needs of organizations currently leading standard setting processes, the Toolkit provides a step-by-step guide to developing a national forest certification system aligned with PEFC’s globally recognized sustainability benchmark requirements. It gives hands-on advice...

Développer un système national de certification forestière: votre Boîte à Outils

Développer un système national de certification forestière: votre Boîte à Outils

Conçu pour répondre aux besoins des organisations menant le processus de développement d’un système national de certification forestière, la Boîte à Outils fournit un guide pratique pour le développement d’un système...

Enabling Sustainability in Forest Management - Introducing PEFC’s Unique Approach to Forest Certification

Enabling Sustainability in Forest Management - Introducing PEFC’s Unique Approach to Forest Certification

Forest certification is at the core of our work, as we promote and enable sustainable forest management around the world. We recognize that while the concept of sustainable forest management is global in nature, its implementation is local. This is why we work with local organizations and people...

PEFC Certified

Forests area: 303 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 18,800

(as of June 2017)
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