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Advancing the Conversation on Forest Certification

August 2014

Members across the forest products supply chain met in Charlotte, NC on June 12 for GreenBlue’s first-ever Forest Certification Innovation …

Moving Beyond Forest Certification: Interview with Domtar

July 2014

Our Forest Certification Innovation Summit, held in Charlotte, NC on June 12, brought together over 60 representatives from across the …

Rediscovering the Value of Forest Certification: Interview with Unisource Worldwide

June 2014

In advance of the GreenBlue Innovation Summit on Forest Certification on June 12, GreenBlue interviewed a few of the event …

Rediscovering the Value of Forest Certification: Interview with McDonald’s

June 2014

In advance of the GreenBlue Innovation Summit on Forest Certification on June 12, GreenBlue interviewed a few of the event sponsors to …

Deforestation Facts, Figures, and Causes

August 2010

Deforestation is defined as the conversion of land from forest to other uses such are agriculture, livestock or residential development. …

The Rising Costs of Illegal Logging

September 2009

According to the World Resource Institute (WRI) and World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), illegal logging has risen to …

Biomass as a Source of Energy

May 2009

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, “Biomass is non-fossil fuel material of biological origin constituing a renewable energy source.”1 …

Who Owns America’s Forests?

May 2008

Forest Ownership Patterns and Family Forest Highlights from the National Woodland Owner Survey By The U.S. Department of Agriculture and …

The Forests and Climate Change

September 2007

The Forests and Climate Change Climate change has created a new imperative to protect forests, and tropical forests in particular. …