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Jul 18, 2014, 12:11 ET

New CEU Helps Building Professionals Earn LEED Credits for Use of FSC Products

To encourage architects and other building professionals to build with wood and support their efforts to earn credit in the US Green Building...

May 22, 2013, 05:21 ET

Forest Stewardship Council trennt sich von der Danzer Gruppe

Entscheidung aufgrund Gefährdung des guten Rufs des FSC im Zusammenhang mit der Konflikten in der Demokratischen Republik Kongo Der...

May 21, 2013, 11:11 ET

Forest Stewardship Council finaliza su asociación con Danzer Group

Decisión por riesgos de reputación para FSC junto con disputas de accionistas en la República Democrática del Congo La junta...

May 21, 2013, 09:50 ET

O Conselho de Manejo Florestal se desassocia do Grupo Danzer

A Diretoria internacional do Conselho de Manejo Florestal (Forest Stewardship Council, FSC) decidiu, relutantemente, porém com firmeza, se...

May 21, 2013, 07:32 ET

Le Forest Stewardship Council se dissocie du Groupe Danzer

Cette décision est due au risque pour la réputation du FSC suite à des conflits avec les parties prenantes en République...

May 21, 2013, 03:00 ET

El Forest Stewardship Council se disocia del Danzer Group

La Junta Internacional de Directores del Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) ha decidido, con pesar pero firmemente, disociarse del Danzer Group de...

May 21, 2013, 03:00 ET

Forest Stewardship Council Disassociates From The Danzer Group

Decision due to reputational risks for FSC linked to stakeholder disputes in the Democratic Republic of Congo The International Board of...

Nov 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

Forest Stewardship Council Awards Best Building Projects of 2012

Winners demonstrate forest protection and jobs go hand-in-hand The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced winners of the 8th Annual...

Mar 15, 2012, 16:42 ET

LEED 2012 Not There Yet


More Work Needed to Drive Market Transformation Open for public comment now, the third draft of LEED 2012 offers improvements but...

Oct 05, 2011, 08:51 ET

Most-Innovative Green Buildings Using FSC-Certified Wood

As LEED 2012 considers lower standards, award winners push green envelope The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced today at Greenbuild the...

Jun 29, 2011, 23:18 ET

Forest Stewardship Council General Assembly Models Democracy for the World

US Delegation Promotes High Standards for Global Forest Products Marketplace With a broad delegation representing US interests, members of the...

Mar 16, 2006, 00:00 ET

Stewardship Council to Report on Land Conservation and Youth Investment Efforts at Public Meeting in Sacramento

FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pacific Forest and Watershed Lands Stewardship Council's (Stewardship Council) Board of...

Oct 27, 2005, 01:00 ET

Stewardship Council Launches $2.6 Million Grant Program to Connect Youth With the Outdoors

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stewardship Council today launched a new grant-making program that will provide $2.6 million in 2006...