Keyword: Greenpeace

Seized cargo with alleged illegal sawn tropical timber in the port of Antwerp, Greenpeace says

A cargo of precious sawn tropical timber (padoek) from Africa is currently blocked in the Belgian port of Antwerp after [...]

Greenpeace to withdraw from FSC

Greenpeace is withdrawing from the main global group for certifying sustainable wood products, saying it is failing to protect natural [...]

Greenpeace: Illegal timber from Amazon exported to countries in Europe, North America and Japan

An investigative report from Greenpeace released recently found that a logger accused of killing nine people in Brazil in April [...]

Greenpeace activists block SCA’s Östrand pulp mill

Greenpeace Nordic activists have blocked the entrances to a major Swedish pulp mill that supplies Essity, the world’s second [...]

Dutch timber importer Fibois BV fined for non-compliance with EUTR, after Greenpeace complaint

Following a complaint filed by Greenpeace against Dutch timber importer, Fibois BV, for involvement with questionable timber from Cameroon, a [...]

Resolute files lawsuit against Greenpeace for false claims

Resolute Forest Products is filing a lawsuit against Greenpeace, stating the environment conservation group has been slanderous in its claims [...]
March 16, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Global / North America

UK sanctions traders of Cameroonian timber under EUTR

The UK Authorities charged with enforcing the EU timber regulations (EUTR), have taken action against 14 UK importers sourcing timber [...]
June 30, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Africa / Europe / Global

Resolute Forest Products files lawsuit against Greenpeace in US

Resolute Forest Products Inc. filed a federal lawsuit in the US against Greenpeace and a number of its associates for [...]

Poland ratifies large-scale logging in the ancient Bialowieza forest

Poland has recently ratified large-scale logging in the Bialowieza forest, the last ancient woodland. The decision comes in an [...]
March 30, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global

Greenpeace: Illegal timber from Cameroon’s rainforests landing in Chinese ports

Greenpeace is conducting an investigation on a log supplier from Cameroon, which, apparently, is illegally cutting wood from the African [...]
March 22, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Africa / China / Europe / Global