1.1 | Introduction

The Forest Stewardship Council is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organisation established in 1993 to promote responsible management of forests and plantations.

It aims to promote responsible forest management:

  • Respect for the environment;
  • Respect for the rights of workers, communities and indigenous peoples;
  • Economically sustainable certification.


Why choose FSC certification?

  • It has high management standards;
  • It ensures that certified forests are truly responsibly managed;
  • It is a respected and credible system;
  • It is present in more than 100 markets.