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Unveiling the 2015 Progress Report – Growing the Future

By Kathy, July 6, 2015

At the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, we believe the future of our forests and our shared quality of life depend on strengthening the vital links between healthy forests, responsible purchasing and sustainable communities. The story of SFI unfolds in the pages of this report, interwoven through the data, people and accomplishments that constitute the SFI community…

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Sustainability at the Heart of Packaging Innovation

By Jason Metnick, October 17, 2013

Last week I attended Packaging Strategies’ Sustainable Packaging Forum in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Forum brought together leaders from across industries and specialties to share the latest sustainable packaging practices, business strategies and technologies from around the globe. Now in its ninth year, this Forum has become a great collaborative opportunity to find solutions and…

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Working Towards a More Sustainable Future at SB ‘11

By Guest Blogger, June 15, 2011

Posted by Allison Welde, SFI Director of Conservation Partnerships and Communications Last week I attended the Sustainable Brands ‘11 Conference in Monterey, CA, which brought together more than 700 global sustainability strategists, product designers and top brand executives working toward a more sustainable future. The conference provided a great venue to hear what other companies…

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SFI was a Proud Sponsor of First Annual GreenGov Symposium

By Guest Blogger, October 12, 2010

Nadine Block, SFI Senior Director of Government Outreach, talks about SFI’s participation in the White House Council on Environmental Quality’s GreenGov Symposium, October 5-7, 2010. The first GreenGov Symposium, sponsored by the White House Council on Economic Quality came to a close last week.  The event focused on President Obama’s Executive Order 13514, which set…

“Power of Partnerships” On Display

By Kathy, September 15, 2010

It’s fitting that the themes for our 15th Annual Conference, is Power of Partnerships.  The world of responsible forestry and certification is so immense there is not a lot one organization can do on its own. The conference is set to explore the many ways collaboration leads to improved forest management, education & outreach efforts…

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Brian Dumaine, SFI Conference Keynote Speaker

By Kathy, September 18, 2009

Brian Dumaine is going to be the keynote speaker at our conference this year in Nashville. He’s the global editor of FORTUNE magazine but also directs FORTUNE’s green technology and environmental policy stories. So we’re in for a thought-provoking talk. In fact, I heard Brian speak earlier this year at FORTUNE’s Brainstorm Green, where he…