Two Sides, the paper advocacy group that promotes the sustainable and attractive attributes of print, paper and paper packaging has extended its reach and launched the campaign in Latin America.
Metsä Board announces that its paperboards have now achieved DIN CERTCO certificates in industrial compostability complying with DIN EN 13432 and ASTM D6400 standards.
Progroup’s paper factory PM2 and RDF power plant in Eisenhüttenstadt have been awarded the EMAS (Eco-Management and Audit Scheme) certificate from the European Union. This is an eco-management system with which companies pledge to reduce their energy consumption, save valuable resources such as water and minimise resid...
Heinzel Group is a member of CEPI's 4evergreen alliance, which strives to increase the share of fiber-based packaging in order to sustainably reduce the impact on climate and the environment.
British Columbia Forest Practices Board announces that an audit of the BC Timber Sales (BCTS) program and timber-sale licensees operating under the program has found poor results.
Bona US has earned Greenguard Gold Certification on its full line of wood floor adhesive products.
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 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.
Ipe Woods USA has joined the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA), the oldest and largest hardwood association supporting the North American hardwood industry and the global hardwood community.
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...
W.Howard UK has successfully completed the switch from OHSAS18001 accreditation to the new ISO45001 standard – a full year ahead of the deadline.
Katerra’s cross-laminated timber (CLT) factory in Spokane Valley, Washington has received Chain of Custody (CoC) certification under three major certification programs: Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®), Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC).
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.
Wood processing company UAB Juodeliai joined the Chinese Pallet Association.
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 ...
Roseburg Forest Products has published its eighth certified Environmental Product Declaration, providing standardized and objective information about the lifecycle environmental impacts of the company’s wood products, and now including Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF).
Out of concern for the environmental impact of the production processes, a sustainable business and resource saving, Latvijas Finieris subsidiary Troja introduced and certified an energy management system in 2020, based on the ISO 50001: 2018 standard.