PEFC General Assembly in Finland – a first for a Nordic country

In connection with the assembly a series of events will be organised during the week of 13 to 17 November […]

Point of view: Forest certification ensures confusion instead of sustainability

Isn’t it high time to reveal the truth about the emperor’s clothes, in order that consumers could make their choices […]

First Nordic PEFC-certified block of flats in Seinäjoki Housing Fair

The five-storey block of flats achieved the PEFC Project Certification, which proves that the wood material of the building is […]

Over 100,000 new FSC hectares in Finland

The Kemijärvi and Salla Jointly Owned Forests are joining the FSC forest certification. This increases the area under FSC certification […]

Expiry of Russian PEFC certificates has no effect on Finland

PEFC International has withdrawn its endorsement of all Russian PEFC forest certificates as of the beginning of September. This does […]

PEFC defines the level of Finnish forestry

The PEFC forest certification covers almost all commercial forests and sets the most demanding criteria for forestry in Finland. This […]

New guidelines for FSC certification

New FSC guidelines are important for Finland as well, although few Finnish forests are certified under it. The FSC forest […]

A certification auditor checks documents and felling sites alike

Monitoring compliance with certification criteria means field trips and deskwork. Compliance with criteria in effect since beginning of 2011 is […]