Kimberly-Clark x FSC World Environment Day event successfully held in Taipei Zoo

The Kimberly-Clark annual FSC awareness-raising event took place at Taipei Zoo on 1 June 2019, which also aimed to celebrate the World Environment Day on 5 June. The theme for this year’s event is “safeguarding the forests for better outdoor air quality”. Renowned Taiwanese actor Shiou Chieh Kai(above left) was appointed to be the ambassador this year. As … Continue reading Kimberly-Clark x FSC World Environment Day event successfully held in Taipei Zoo

FSC International Managing Director Visits Beijing and Taipei, Receiving Overwhelming Support

In June, FSC International’s Managing Director Kim Carstensen visited China and Taipei to attend conferences and meet with stakeholders in the region. One of the key events Carstensen attended was the 2018 Global Bamboo And Rattan Congress (BARC) held in Beijing. The conference aimed to promote sustainable development of the bamboo industry and create an … Continue reading FSC International Managing Director Visits Beijing and Taipei, Receiving Overwhelming Support

FSC engagement tour in Asia – in photos

In July and August, the FSC team in Asia Pacific has been busy, visiting countries including Viet Nam, Thailand, Malaysia and Taiwan to engage with government bodies, industrial organisations and business sectors. Check out our photo story for highlights. Vietnam FSC APAC's Marketing Development Manager Jayco Fung and Project Coordinator of FSC Vietnam Vu Thi … Continue reading FSC engagement tour in Asia – in photos

Look for the FSC label when visiting McDonald’s Taiwan, which pledges to use 100% FSC-certified on packaging items by the end of 2017

In fact, the changes have already begun since June. Nearly 400 McDonald’s restaurants in Taiwan have started to use new paper packaging not only with a brand new design but also for a good cause. The  FSC “checkmark-and-tree” label on the packaging means the material is sourced from responsibly managed forests. McDonald’s Taiwan is introducing … Continue reading Look for the FSC label when visiting McDonald’s Taiwan, which pledges to use 100% FSC-certified on packaging items by the end of 2017

Bunun Tribe Becomes First Indigenous Community to Achieve FSC Certification in Taiwan and the Greater China Region

“Forest and mountain are our home, it is where our ancestors and we live, where we hunt and will teach our children how to hunt. There is no reason for our Bunun people not to protect the mountains and forests.”  With these remarks the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) assessment conducted by Rainforest Alliance was opened in January … Continue reading Bunun Tribe Becomes First Indigenous Community to Achieve FSC Certification in Taiwan and the Greater China Region

Kimberly-Clark x FSC Earth Day event in Taiwan

To celebrate the Earth Day on 22 April, Kimberly-Clark organized an event in Hsinchu Zoo, Taiwan, which aimed to promote the importance of forest conservation and sustainable sourcing. Taiwan celebrity Chris Wang(宥勝) attended the ceremony and there were family games and workshops on how to buy sustainable products with FSC labels as well. See the … Continue reading Kimberly-Clark x FSC Earth Day event in Taiwan