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22 October 2019

From Europe to the world – the growth of PEFC

20th anniversary

PEFC was established as a Pan-European organization, but only few years after the foundation, also non-European countries showed interest in joining - creating an interesting dilemma for us.

20 October 2019

Magical forests star in Japan’s photo contest

Forests in photos

Have a look at the winning photos and discover the beauty of Japan's forests!

18 October 2019

PEFC and AB Group Packaging Push Sustainability on European Paper Bag Day and COP25


Today is European Paper Bag Day. A good occasion to present the world's first PEFC-certified fully recyclable, biodegradable, sustainable Paper Bag.

16 October 2019

Opening opportunities for indigenous peoples through forest certification


In recent years, indigenous communities have made significant progress in securing respect for their human rights and the property rights for their land. Forest certification has the potential to further the recognition of indigenous rights.

15 October 2019

Winners of the French photo contest impress with wonderful forest landscapes

Forests in photos

PEFC France presented the winners of their photo contest - have a look!

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