CertforChile and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®), our National members in Chile and North America, have both successfully achieved the re-endorsement of their national forest certification systems. more »

Aug 26, 2016 9:53 AM News

Without serious intervention against corruption, it will be impossible to address the problem of illegal timber trafficking in Europe. more »

Aug 16, 2016 12:00 AM News

Private forest owners in Latvia have reason to celebrate as the private forest association MA Krāslava becomes the first in the country to achieve PEFC sustainable forest management certification through PEFC Group Certification. more »

Aug 14, 2016 1:16 PM News

Trees outside forests, forest conversions, and non-wood forest products and ecosystem services: three of the key areas identified for extra attention as we revise our international standard for sustainable forest management. more »

Jul 27, 2016 6:10 AM News

PEFC-certified companies are now recognized as automatically meeting the due diligence requirements in Australia’s illegal logging regulation. more »

Jul 21, 2016 12:00 AM News

Improving the practicality and user-friendliness of the PEFC Chain of Custody standard, while still maintaining and enhancing its integrity, is a vital and continuous process for us at PEFC. more »

Jul 21, 2016 12:00 AM News

"We are very happy and proud to officially become part of the PEFC family,” said Hyemi Lee, from the Korea Forestry Promotion Institute (KoFPI), following the acceptance of Republic of Korea as a PEFC National member. more »

Jun 28, 2016 2:43 PM News

Scandinavia is soon to welcome its first PEFC Project certified building as Mäihä, a wooden apartment block, will be unveiled at the Seinäjoki Housing Fair in Finland this July. more »

Apr 25, 2016 7:00 AM News