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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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Spread Holiday Cheer and Sustainable Forestry

By Monika, December 17, 2013

As the holiday season gets into full swing, we’re happy to share our special SFI holiday e-card. Be sure to share it with others to spread a little holiday cheer and show your support for responsible forestry. And whether you’re buying cards, wrapping paper, or boxes, be sure to look for the SFI label to…

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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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Back-to-School Shopping: Helping Consumers Make Responsible Decisions

By Guest Blogger, September 3, 2013

By Hal Rahn, President, Norcom Inc. Are you busy with back-to-school shopping in your household? If so, you will be interested to learn that at Norcom, we have implemented a variety of sustainability programs to help us focus on and measure the impacts of the paper-based school and office products we offer. While most consumers don’t necessarily…

GOVgreen 2010: SFI Showcased Role of Forest Certification in Government Procurement

By Nadine Block, November 17, 2010

Nadine Block, Senior Director of Government Outreach, discusses SFI’s role in GOVgreen, a conference held in Washington, DC November 9-10. Earlier this week I was at the first annual GOVgreen conference and had the privilege of speaking with professionals working in various parts of the government, many who have jobs relating to implementing President Obama’s…