FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council®) is an independent, not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation that works to promote the environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world’s forests. Visit fsc.org
FSC certification tracks wood and paper pulp from the forest to the shelf.
PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organisation which promotes sustainable forest management through independent third party certification. Visit pefc.org
PEFC is considered the certification system of choice for small forest owners.