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PEFC - A Guide for Retailers

PEFC - A Guide for Retailers

As concern about the future of the planet and the challenges facing us continue to grow, the public at large is increasingly searching for ways in which it can make a difference, a prospect which at times seems daunting. However, one area where members of the general populace can and do contribute...

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Furniture Manufacturing and Certification: How your business benefits from PEFC

Furniture Manufacturing and Certification: How your business benefits from PEFC

In a world where we are aware of the impact our choices have on the environment, people want to minimize their environmental footprint. They are no longer happy to buy products without knowing where they came from. This is where you as a furniture manufacturer can benefit from PEFC. PEFC enables...

PEFC – The Responsible Choice

PEFC – The Responsible Choice

All sorts of products carry all sorts of endorsements and logos, but there's one which really matters for people interested in the future of the world's forests. This brochure outlines to consumers why forests matter, what the PEFC logo means, and what they can do to help safeguard the world's...

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Why Labels Matter: The Business Case for Using the PEFC Label

Why Labels Matter: The Business Case for Using the PEFC Label

Packaging is used everywhere; it is essential for protecting products on their journey from factory to store and eventually to people’s homes. Packaging contains, preserves, protects, transports, and communicates – and consumers expect packaging to be responsibly sourced, with minimal impact on...

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PEFC Chain of Custody Certification - The Key to Selling Certified Products

PEFC Chain of Custody Certification - The Key to Selling Certified Products

This brochure does not yet reflect the changes to the 2013 Chain of Custody standard. PEFC will shortly be publishing an updated version of this brochure inline with the new Chain of Custody PEFC ST 2002:2013 standard, including information regarding compliance with EUTR requirements. Chain of...

Passing it Along: Communicating Chain of Custody to Suppliers and Customers

Passing it Along: Communicating Chain of Custody to Suppliers and Customers

This document is an important resource for any entity contemplating or currently certified to PEFC's Chain of Custody standard, explaining how companies can best utilize PEFC in their marketing and communication activities. PEFC's Chain of Custody certification is a key component of the forest...

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PEFC Logo Usage Toolkit (Second Edition, December 2010)

PEFC Logo Usage Toolkit (Second Edition, December 2010)

The Logo Usage Toolkit (Second Version, December 2010) for on-product labelling is applicable to companies that have been certified to PEFC ST 2002:2013. The Toolkit is designed to assist logo users in applying the logo and labels consistently in terms of design and layout, and in line with...

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: 304 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 19,800

(as of September 2017)
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