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 http://tinyurl.com/ox3p74q

 

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

Forest Certification Facts

Forest Certification Trends

Certification by Major Scheme