About the Brand
Company rating on whether its facilities have been certified under the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001. Certification means the company meets ISO environmental management standards, which require a commitment to minimizing environmental impact and improving environmental performance. To learn more visit www.iso.org. Rating is relative to other companies in the same industry.
Indicates this product has earned a certification from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI). The SFI program was launched in 1994 as one of the U.S. forest sector’s contributions to the vision of sustainable development established by the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development. Its original principles and implementation guidelines began in 1995, and it evolved as the first SFI national standard backed by third-party audits in 1998. Today, SFI Inc. is an independent, non-profit organization responsible for maintaining, overseeing and improving a sustainable forestry certification program that is internationally recognized and is the largest single forest standard in the world. The SFI 2010-2014 Standard is based on principles and measures that promote sustainable forest management and consider all forest values. It includes unique fiber sourcing requirements to promote responsible forest management on all forest lands in North America. www.sfiprogram.org
Indicates this product has earned a Forest Stewardship Council US (FSC) Certification. The Forest Stewardship Council US is a member-driven democracy supported by more than 140 US environmental organizations. The FSC system of principles and criteria establishes the gold standard for forest management, recognized in 81 countries around the world. With a diverse group of voices around its table, FSC is a leadership standard that lets the marketplace recognize truly excellent forest management. FSC-US is based in Minneapolis with more than 120 million acres of FSC-certified forests in North America. For more information about FSC, please visit www.fscus.org.
GRI Sustainability Reporting
GRI’s Framework is the most widely used sustainability reporting guidance in the world. The Reports List is vital in capturing and publicizing the evolution and growth of sustainability reporting – benefiting the featured organizations, and sustainability reporters everywhere. Find out more at: https://www.globalreporting.org