Newsletter Stories


Monday, 01 October 2001
First Set of Regional Standards Earns Final Approval

The final stage before any set of regional standards is complete is a rigorous review by the FSC International Board of Directors. Last week at their September 25-28 meeting in Oaxaca, Mexico, the board approved the U.S. Rocky Mountain Standards as the standards for environmentally and socially responsible, and economically viable forest management in the forests of the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S. read more …


Monday, 01 October 2001
FSC Awarded Goteborg International Prize

The Forest Stewardship Council was recently honored with the City of Göteborg International Environment Prize for the year 2001. read more …


Monday, 01 October 2001
Consumer’s Choice Council, FSC social chamber member since 1999

Founded in 1997, the Consumer's Choice Council (CCC) is a non-profit association of 66 environmental, consumer, and human rights organizations, dedicated to protecting the environment and promoting human rights and basic labor standards through ecolabeling. read more …


Monday, 01 October 2001
New Chief Operating Officer - Debbie Cohen

Debbie CohenWelcome New Staff! read more …


Monday, 01 October 2001
CFPI Conference Postponed

The Certified Forest Products Convention and International Showcase, scheduled for September 26-28 was postponed due to the events of September 11th. read more …


Monday, 01 October 2001
Large Industry and FSC certified wood from Small landowners

by Richard Donovan, chief of Forestry for the Rainforest Alliance read more …