9789086862184 Transnational governance through private authority; the case of the Forest Stewardship Council in Russia.
What does FSC stand for?
FSC stands for Forest Stewardship Council
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We have 447 other meanings of FSC in our Acronym Attic
- Food Science Central
- Food Service and Cleanliness
- Food Service Committee (various organizations)
- Food Standards Code (Australia and New Zealand)
- Force Structure Committee
- Force Structure Conference
- Foreign Sales Corporation
- Foreign Service Credits
- Forensic Science Consultant
- Forest School Camps (UK)
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One of the first certification bodies accredited by the Forest Stewardship Council in 1996, SCS has since certified more than 30 million acres of well-managed forests and 3,000 companies in the FSC supply chain worldwide.
Stanley Life Principles Daffy Bible uses paper certified by the Forest Stewardship Council and includes a council logo on its packaging.
Limited Brands environmental measures include partnering with a paper supplier to eliminate all pulp supplied by the Boreal Forest in Alberta's Rocky Mountain Foothills and British Columbia's Inland Temperate Rainforest; shifting its catalogs to either 10 percent post-consumer scrap or at least 10 percent Forest Stewardship Council content in 2007; partnering with its supplier to shift four of its mills to Forest Stewardship Council certification; reducing overall catalog paper; committing to phasing out sourcing from endangered forests; and committing $1 million to research and advocacy to protect endangered forests.
Certification strategies like the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), the Canadian Standards Association (CSA), Swedish and Norwegian-based (PEFC), Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI), African-based Strategic Environmental Focus (SEF) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO 14001) have tended to adopt C & I from government bodies.
FSC CERTIFIED WOOD The last decade has given rise to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), a means by which consumers can guarantee that their wood has been harvested from sustainable sources.