Lena Ek takes on leadership to strengthen the role of the forest-based sector in the European bioeconomy
Former Member of the European Parliament, Swedish Minister of Environment and current Chairperson of the Board of the Södra Skogsägarna, Lena Ek, is now the new Chairperson of the Board of the Forest-based Sector Technology Platform.
Get involved in the PEFC standards revision process
The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) seeks experts to the Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) Forum. The SFM Expert Forum offers a platform to comment and discuss the specific issues around the standard that covers requirements for forest management st
European forest owners, managers, industry and professionals welcome the International Day of Forests
The European forest owners, managers, forest industry and professionals, represented by key stakeholders of the European forest sector welcome the declaration by the UN General Assembly of the International Day of Forests on 21 March.
European bio-based industries: 600 billion EUR turnover and 3.2 million employees
The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) announced at its general assembly the results of the first extensive macro-economic study on the European Bioeconomy. The study was performed by nova-Institute using the EUROSTAT numbers of 2013 as the main source of data.