Keyword: PEFC

Timber from Russia and Belarus considered ‘conflict timber’ by PEFC

All timber originating from Russia and Belarus is ‘conflict timber’ and therefore cannot be used in PEFC-certified products, the [...]

Disputed role of certification in EUTR

A point of difference amongst organisations providing feedback to the EU is the role of private sector certification systems like [...]

India achieved PEFC endorsement

The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) informed that India has become the latest country to achieve the [...]

Dutch certification mark to link FSC and PEFC

Independent Netherlands timber research institute Stichting Hout Research (SHR) has unveiled a new business certification mark, guaranteeing to their customers [...]

Certified wood accounts for most of Dutch timber imports

The headline statistic in the ’Sustainably produced wood on the Dutch market’ study from sustainability, forestry and forest products institute [...]

Italy: New law to boost use of certified or recycled timber

Italy’s timber sector has seen advantages for the industry in a new law that at least 50% of wood [...]

Hungary to join PEFC

PEFC announced the Hungarian Forest Certification Non-profit became the 41st national member joining the organization.     [...]
January 21, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Europe