FSC wants mediation on Canada's forests, but Resolute Forest CEO sets terms

As Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) allows timberland it uses to lose FSC certification, FSC International jumps into the controvery from headquarters in Germany, launching a mediation process that finds support from the First Nation's indigenous tribes that also have authority over the land. Resolute's CEO takes aim at environmental groups.

31 Forest Products Buyers Drop SFI Certification for FSC

Environmental group ForestEthics says 31 companies now have dropped SFI chain of custody tracking for forest products, most recently U.S. brands, Xerox, Starwood Hotels, Delta Dental, and Bigelow Tea, distancing their brands from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative paper and wood certification and labeling.

FSC Launches New Global Brand: Forests For All Forever

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) launches its new global brand: Forests For All Forever. In the past 20 years, FSC has become a well-trusted and established brand in sectors and markets around the world. With its new branding FSC plans to extend its reach by targeting consumers directly.
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