Forest Certification and Paper – Help us Spread the Facts!

Submitted by: Phil Riebel 11/23/2015

Today Two Sides released a 2-page fact sheet on forest certification to address many questions that we are hearing from our stakeholders.

What are the different forest certification systems?  Is there such a thing as a “gold standard”? 

Download our new Fact Sheet:  Forest Certification Systems are Effective Tools to Demonstrate Sustainable Forestry


Tweets to help us spread the message!

Our members use all forest certifications    - great support of a responsible marketplace

Nearly 90% of globally certified forest area is in the northern hemisphere - Canada & the U.S. are leaders!

Forests are complex - a simple ‘one size fits all’ approach to certification cannot address all sustainability needs

A win for consumers, environment & economy is to promote competition among credible forest certification programs

Leading US companies have adopted policies that are inclusive of multiple forest certification systems


Click below to download images with key facts – use them on Twitter and Facebook!

Forest Certification Facts

Forest Certification Trends

Certification by Major Scheme