Newsletter Stories


Saturday, 15 February 2003
National Wildlife Federation

Partner Profile read more …


Saturday, 15 February 2003
FSC-Certified Solhem Saunas are Eco-Friendly Works of Art

The SmartWood program of the Rainforest Alliance has granted chain-of-custody certification under the FSC to Solhem Sauna LLC, of Duxbury, Vermont. This small and unique business works directly with individual clients to create one-of-a kind, custom saunas. read more …


Saturday, 01 February 2003
South Cone Links North, South Through FSC

Gerry Cooklin is an outdoorsman who founded a furniture company in 1986. About six years ago, he was camping in the woods of Southern California when he had an epiphany. read more …


Saturday, 01 February 2003
FSC-U.S. Board Members Profile

This is the third in a series of FSC-U.S. articles featuring FSC U.S. board members. The board is composed of nine elected members, three each from the economic, social, and environmental chamber. read more …


Wednesday, 01 January 2003
Daly and Washburn New Vice Presidents of FSC-U.S.

FSC-U.S. President Roger Dower has announced the appointment of two new Vice Presidents for the organization. Edward “Ned" Daly of Takoma Park, MD has been appointed as FSC-U.S. Vice President of Operations and Dr. Michael Washburn of New Haven, CT has been appointed as Vice President of Forestry and Marketing. read more …


Wednesday, 01 January 2003
Home Depot is Nation's Largest Retailer of FSC-Certified Wood

The January 2, 2003 Wall Street Journal carried a story on Home Depot’s timber purchasing policy that revealed that the do-it-yourself giant is now the nation’s largest retailer of FSC-certified wood. In 2002 Home Depot sold $250-million of FSC lumber up from $15 million in 1999. read more …