Certification

Сhemicals company Kemira has joined the 4evergreen alliance, an initiative of Cepi, the European association representing the paper industry. The alliance aims to boost the contribution of fibre-based packaging in a circular and sustainable economy, minimizing climate and environmental impact.

Ronpak joins Two Sides

Ronpak has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print, paper and paper-based packaging.

New Forests Asia (Singapore) Pte Ltd announces its newly attained Capital Markets Services (CMS) Licence, bolstering its capabilities as a Singapore-based fund manager. The CMS Licence enables New Forests Asia to conduct funds management for accredited or institutional investment clients.

The report features all stages of the supply chain, starting at the forest level, addressing sustainability and harvest potential. It then moves into actual product lines such as cross-laminated timber, glulam and other innovative building materials.

The Koehler Paper Group has joined the 4evergreen alliance, thereby underlining its efforts to ensure sustainability and protect the environment. This forum was created by the Confederation of European Paper Industries (Cepi) with the aim of increasing the role played by fiber-based packaging in achieving a sustainable...

Katerra's cross-laminated timber (CLT) factory has earned Chain of Custody (CoC) certifications under three major certification programs: Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SCS-SFI/COC-007240), Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC-C156195), and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC/29-31-382).

Cooper Creek Cedar is generally meeting the requirements of the Forest and Range Practices Act and the Wildfire Act on Forest Licence A30171 near Kaslo, British Columbia, Canada. The audit looked at timber harvesting, road and bridge construction, maintenance and deactivation, reforestation, wildfire protection.

The first forest lease agreement was signed by the Russian Titan Group in 1999 with the Karpogorsk Forestry in Arkhangelsk region of Russia. The plot area amounted to 236.6 thousand ha, and the annual cutting volume was 243.2 thousand m3 of wood. The main problem that had to be faced then was obsolete forest inventory ...

TFS joins BWF

Leading processor of coated and laminated wood-based panel products Trade Fabrication Systems (TFS) becomes a member of the British Woodworking Federation (BWF).

The Forest Stewardship Council of Australia recently advised VicForests that it cannot currently be a member until it is FSC certified. The Council has stated that it will welcome an application from VicForests when it could satisfy the current membership requirement and has strongly urged VicForests to continue its pu...