What is the Forest Stewardship Council(FSC)

Objectives of FSC

  • Protection of water quality
  • Protection of High Conservation Value (HCV) Forest
  • Prevents loss of natural forest cover
  • Promotes species diversity
  • Able to demonstrate sustainable forestry is being practiced
  • Chain of Custody to track products from the forest to the shelf

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is a "Non-profit organization devoted to encouraging the responsible management of the world's forests.  FSC sets high standards that ensure forestry is practiced in an environmentally responsible, socially beneficial, and economically viable way."