Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

Promise Kept: FPAC Members Solidify Global Leadership in Sustainable Forestry Certification

February 7, 2007 Press Releases

In January 2002, the member companies of the Forest Products Association of Canada’s (FPAC) undertook an ambitious commitment, the only one of its kind by a national forest products trade association in the world. FPAC members committed to certify all of their forestry operations to one of three major internationally recognized 3rd-party sustainable forest management (SFM) standards by the end of 2006.

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Forest Products Industry Solidifies its Leadership on Climate Change

February 7, 2007 Press Releases

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today released its first ever FPAC Sustainability Report, measuring FPAC member progress against a range of environmental, social and economic indicators. A key highlight of the report is that FPAC member companies continue to make significant strides towards meeting their climate change commitments, reducing their greenhouse gas emissions by an unprecedented 44% since 1990, more than seven times the 6% reductions called for in the Kyoto Protocol.

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