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30 June 2020

PEFC 20th anniversary: a year of celebrations

20th anniversary

Exactly one year ago, our year of celebrations began. For our 20th anniversary, we told the story of PEFC's beginnings, growth and development, present and future through a range of articles, photos and videos.

29 June 2020

Certification Body Training Recognition Programme launched: register now

Training announcements

Unfortunately, the two upcoming PEFC Training Recognition Programme sessions for certification bodies are now full and registration is no longer possible.

25 June 2020

External recognition and awareness raising: an expression of trust in PEFC

20th anniversary

Our CEO Ben Gunneberg explains how each of us can support the sustainable safeguarding of our forests by looking for the PEFC label.

24 June 2020

The forest is a place of tranquillity and stillness

Forests in photos

This June, we hear from Martin Šebesta, a runner up in our 2019 'Experience Forests, Experience PEFC' photo contest. Martin tells us more about his photo and why forests and forest certification are so important.

18 June 2020

Certified throughout: ÖPSO re-imagines sustainable home fragrances


ÖPSO is a sustainable home fragrance series made from natural tree resin. Both fragrance and packaging are PEFC certified. This is a world first.


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

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