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31 May 2022

Forests are the lifeblood of every living thing

Forests in photos

This June, let's hear about another one of the top 12 photos of our 2021 PEFC Photo Contest! Our photo in the spotlight is "Magic Portal", revealing an impressive view on the Montserrat Mountains in Catalonia, Spain.

27 May 2022

PEFC Annual Review – Building Sustainability Together in 2021


Our 2021 Annual Review is out! Highlights of the year include two systems achieving PEFC endorsement, and the increased collaboration with different actors along the supply chain and beyond.

24 May 2022

Sustainable Forestry Initiative Chain of Custody Standard achieves PEFC endorsement

PEFC system news

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) 2022 Chain of Custody Standard has met our rigorous third-party assessment and is PEFC endorsed.

23 May 2022

Argentine forest certification system submitted for assessment

PEFC system news

The Argentine Forest Certification Scheme has been submitted to PEFC for assessment. Find out more in our upcoming webinar.

20 May 2022

Macquarie University Incubator: innovative working space combines sustainability and flexibility

Sustainable construction

Sustainability, flexibility, and a short construction time were key priorities in the development of the project. 105 m³ of PEFC-certified glulam and 2,500 m² solid wood panels were processed during a construction period of only a few months.

Conflict Timber

See PEFC's guidance following the announcement that all timber originating from Russia and Belarus is ‘conflict timber’.


See PEFC's latest COVID-19 guidance for certification bodies and certified entities.

PEFC Annual Review

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