Forests area: 264 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): 15,804


Annual Reports

Brochures and Toolkits

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Flooring and PEFC-Certified Timber

Stylish, durable and low maintenance, timber is one of the most popular and widely used materials in the flooring sector. Solid, engineered or laminate, timber brings a natural and ...

399 Medium

A Pocket Guide to PEFC

This handy pocket-sized guide was created to give PEFC Chain of Custody certified companies a quick and easy way to introduce PEFC to their customers and employees alike. A short in...


PEFC Sustainability for Packaging Professionals

From small and medium enterprises to global brands, more and more companies are looking to demonstrate that the fiber they use in their packaging comes from a certified sustainable ...


Asian Certified Tmber

The Asian region has a strong influence on the environmental sustainability of international forest products, making it vital to build supply chain capacity and increase the availab...


Why Labels Matter: The Business Case For Using the PEFC Label

The PEFC label is exclusively available on PEFC-certified products, enabling consumers to clearly recognise and distinguish products that are made from responsibly sourced raw mater...


Architects, Designers and PEFC Certified Timber

Certified timber opens up a world of innovation and there has never been a better time to choose it as a building material. It is a fashionable, organic and aesthetically attractiv...


Joinery, Fit Out and Certified Timber

Joinery, Fit Out and Certified Timber is the latest in a series of informative industry brochures from PEFC. This publication aims to inform everyone from large fit out companies to...


Pass It On: Communicating Chain of Custody

The PEFC logo and label on your certified product communicates to your customers in a clear, concise and transparent manner that your wood, wood products, and non-timber forest prod...


Promoting Sustainable Forest Management - PEFC's Unique Approach to Forest Certifiction

Forest certification is crucial in providing evidence of sustainable forest management. Increasingly, this proof is a prerequisite for doing business; certified forest materials are...


PEFC and the Financial Sector

How forest certification can help financial professionals manage environmental risk and verify sustainability is the topic of this new PEFC brochure. The publication explores why fo...


Marcomms, Print & Certified Paper

Companies using paper and packaging products are increasingly keen to demonstrate a commitment to responsible sourcing by developing credible paper procurement policies which recogn...


Sustainable Timber Products: A Guide To Procurement

Public sector purchasing accounts for around 40% of timber imports into the UK. Central government introduced a timber procurement policy back in 2005 which requires central governm...


PEFC - A Guide For Retailers

The choices that retailers make on their customers’ behalf when sourcing paper and wood products can have a significant impact on the state of the world’s forests. As well as supply...


PEFC Project Chain of Custody Certification - An Introduction

Project Chain of Custody is a specific form of Chain of Custody certification that allows you to take advantage of PEFC certification for specific projects. this works particularly ...


PEFC Project Chain of Custody Certification - One Project, One Message

PEFC Project Chain of Custody certification recognises that not all parties involved in specific projects are certified, even though forest-based material used for the project is co...


PEFC Chain of Custody Certification - The Key to Selling Certified Products

Chain of Custody certification is a mechanism for tracking certified material from the forest to the final product. This publication is intended to help companies familiarize themse...


PEFC: Your Assurance of Responsible Sourcing

Companies enjoy multiple benefits with PEFC Chain of Custody (CoC) certification, a new brochure by PEFC, the world's largest forest certification system, explains.

With more and...


PEFC Logo Usage Toolkit

The Logo Usage Toolkit for on-product labelling is applicable to companies that have been certified to Chain of Custody certification against PEFC ST 2002:2010 and are required to u...


PEFC Certified Paper for the Print, Packaging and Publishing Industries

Demand for sustainably produced goods is growing across the globe. With climate change and environmental concerns ever-present, consumers, public authorities and corporate print buy...


Construction and PEFC Certified Timber

Timber is a material that sits at the heart of the construction industry. As well as having the lowest embodied CO2 of any commercially available building material, it is increasing...