When forest owners choose to manage forests sustainably. When manufacturers choose certified wood. When retailers choose certified products. When customers choose certified furniture. You help safeguard the world's forests, its ecosystem and contribute to healthy local communities, local workers, and the local economy.
Demonstrate your commitment and activate your support to forests and PEFC by becoming an international stakeholder member. Discover the benefits and the requirements at a glance.
As of March 2022, around 330 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,600 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.
As of December 2021, around 330 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,600 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.
With 55 national forest certification systems and a total of more than 300 million hectares of certified forests globally, PEFC is the world's largest forest certification system. Here you can find a list of all PEFC members, including national members, international stakeholder members and extraordinary members.