Copeland Furniture is FSC certified
Our manufacturing facility in Bradford, VT has been evaluated by SCS Global Services and approved using the Forest Stewardship Council's (FSC) standards as producers of furniture made from lumber harvested from well-managed sources.
What does this mean about the furniture?
The Trademark of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) indicates that the wood used to make the product comes from a forest which is well managed according to strict environmental, social and economic standards. The forest of origin has been independently inspected and evaluated according to the principles and criteria for forest management agreed and approved by the FSC. FSC is an international, non-profit association whose membership comprises environmental and social groups and progressive forestry and wood retail companies working in partnership to improve forest management worldwide.
Why Copeland Furniture and FSC?
Conservation and preservation are values that run deep in Vermont. We are surrounded by thousands of small land holdings, beautiful villages, and architectural gems. Our commitment to responsible stewardship and conservation of our local environment are not fads, but a normal way of life. We are proud to earn FSC certification because we feel it is a natural fit for Copeland Furniture.
Why you, Copeland Furniture, and FSC?
Copeland Furnitureís clean lines and superior design bring out the beauty .of the wood, and by buying products with an FSC label you are supporting the growth of responsible forest management worldwide. Furthermore, Copelandís commitment to manufacturing strictly in the US means you are supporting the local economy as well.
To learn more about the Forest Stewardship Council and the certification process, please visit them on the web at www.fsc.org.