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PEFC Chain of Custody Certification - The Key to Selling Certified Products

PEFC Chain of Custody Certification - The Key to Selling Certified Products

This brochure does not yet reflect the changes to the 2013 Chain of Custody standard. PEFC will shortly be publishing an updated version of this brochure inline with the new Chain of Custody PEFC ST 2002:2013 standard, including information regarding compliance with EUTR requirements. Chain of...

PEFC une nouvelle approche pour la certification forestière

PEFC une nouvelle approche pour la certification forestière

This French-language brochure discusses PEFC's activities in Cameroon, the Congo Basin, and how forest certification is now available in Gabon thanks to PAFC Gabon.

PEFC – The Responsible Choice

PEFC – The Responsible Choice

All sorts of products carry all sorts of endorsements and logos, but there's one which really matters for people interested in the future of the world's forests. This brochure outlines to consumers why forests matter, what the PEFC logo means, and what they can do to help safeguard the world's...

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PEFC: Sustainability for Packaging Professionals

PEFC: Sustainability for Packaging Professionals

From small and medium enterprises to global brands, more and more companies are looking to demonstrate that the fiber they use in their packaging comes from a certified sustainable source. They are responding to an increasingly discerning market place, which expects products to address...

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Project Chain of Custody Certification: An Introduction

Project Chain of Custody Certification: An Introduction

PEFC’s Chain of Custody certification is now well-known and established. Indeed, some 16,000 companies and businesses worldwide have achieved Chain of Custody certification. Chain of Custody certification is a mechanism for tracking certified material from the forest to the final product....

Project Chain of Custody Certification: One Project, One Message

Project Chain of Custody Certification: One Project, One Message

PEFC’s Chain of Custody certification is now well-known and established. Indeed, some 16,000 companies and businesses worldwide have achieved Chain of Custody certification. Chain of Custody certification is a mechanism for tracking certified material from the forest to the final product....

Sustainable Timber: A Guide to Procurement for the Public Sector

Sustainable Timber: A Guide to Procurement for the Public Sector

Officials and those engaged in sustainability in local governments and public institutions around the world know that sustainability is key in forward-looking procurement policies and activities the world over. It is an integral part of the role of the public sector to contribute to the...

The Business Benefits of PEFC Certification

The Business Benefits of PEFC Certification

From small and medium-sized enterprises to global brands, more and more companies along the timber value chain are looking to demonstrate that the forest-based materials they are using come from legal and sustainable sources. Some are doing so in response to legislation and regulatory...

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What makes PEFC unique AND the system of choice?

What makes PEFC unique AND the system of choice?

This one-pager presenst some of the unique and distinguishing features of PEFC when compared to other international certification systems. As the largest forest certification system globally PEFC is the certification system of choice, with over 300 million hectares of forests globally upholding...

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Why Labels Matter: The Business Case for Using the PEFC Label

Why Labels Matter: The Business Case for Using the PEFC Label

Packaging is used everywhere; it is essential for protecting products on their journey from factory to store and eventually to people’s homes. Packaging contains, preserves, protects, transports, and communicates – and consumers expect packaging to be responsiblysourced, with minimal...

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PEFC Certified

Forests area: 303 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 18,800

(as of June 2017)
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