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Forest Stewardship Council®

J.H. KEESO & SONS LTD. is proud to have achieved FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (FSC)® certification.FSC promotes the international certification and labelling system that guarantees that the forest products you purchase come from well managed forests and other responsible sources.  We have worked with RAINFOREST ALLIANCE to guide us through FSC’s certification process.  Our stewardship of your forest can now be recognized globally and we welcome you to participate in our contribution to the health of our planet.  We would be happy to explain the difference we can make together.

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Who cares about the Forest? Click on the left link to view the FSC story.

 

 

rac_seal_green 625J.H. KEESO & SONS LTD. FOREST MANAGEMENT(FM) group certification (Certification SW-FM/COC-001769) involves an inspection of your woodlot by an independent FSC accredited certifier,RAINFOREST ALLIANCE, CANADA, and upon forest compliance with the FSC Great Lakes St. Lawrence Region standards, it is issued a certificate.  Your forests would be certified against a set of strict environmental and social standards, based on FSC’s ten principles for responsible forest management, which apply to all FSC-certified forests in the world. We are FSC® certified by the Rainforest Alliance.

J.H. KEESO & SONS LTD. Sawmill Chain of Custody (CoC) certification (Certificate Registration: SW-COC-004218), involves the tracking of FSC-certified fibre from the forest to the consumer and includes all successive stages of processing and transformation.  The FSC label guarantees that our products are made from well-managed forests and other responsible sources.  The end result is your product in the marketplace carrying the logo.

FSC Canada

fsc-image2Forest Stewardship Council Certification is an international certification and labelling system that guarantees that the forest products you purchase come from well managed forests and other responsible sources.  The FSC’s mission is to promote the environmentally appropriate,socially beneficial and economically viable management of the world’s forests through standards development and certification. Forest certification is a market-based, non-regulatory forest conservation tool designed to recognize and promote environmentally-responsible forestry and sustainability of forest resources through the verification of forest management practices and product labelling. FSC Canada Website

Rainforest Alliance is an international nonprofit conservation organization that certifies forestry agricultural operations, ensuring that they meet rigorous standards for the conservation of natural resources. Rainforest Alliance Canada website

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