Key Notes – Volume 03 Number 27

Binding the Nation Together / From the Beginning – Meeting in Philadelphia in May of 1775 – more than a year before we declared our independence from Great Britain – the Second Continental Congress created the position of Postmaster General and conferred the title on Ben Franklin – and effectively established the U.S. Postal Service.  …

The Importance of Chain-Of-Custody

Graphic Communications has recently renewed our long-standing commitment to the three major Chain-of-Custody standards: Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®), Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), and Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®).

Why is Chain-of-Custody such a critical consideration to a paper sourcing policy? It certifies that the fiber used in …

Environmental Resources: Forests and Chain of Custody

Forest certification is a tool that assures buyers of forest products that such products originate from well-managed forests. Credible programs are audited by third-party certifying bodies, and products are tracked from forest to end user through auditable tracking systems.

Read on to understand the importance, process and implication of working with forest-certified materials and service providers, …