Eight reasons proposed UK law won’t stop consumption driving global deforestation

25.09.2020 The government's legislative plans are a first of their kind, but fall well short of what is needed 

FSC digs heels in as pressure builds for it to act on Ikea illegal timber scandal

22.07.2020 A passive response to Earthsight’s Ikea investigation reflects deep-rooted inertia within Forest Stewardship Council 

EU and Ukraine authorities urged to ‘systematically reform’ forest sector

06.07.2020 To end Illegal logging, reform must go beyond national efforts announced so far

Earthsight exposes Ikea’s illegal logging links

23.06.2020 Brand’s best-selling chairs made from plundered forests home to some of Europe’s last lynx and bears, a new Earthsight investigation has uncovered

Robinson Lumber's perilous trade with Peru's Maderera Bozovich

06.01.2020 No US firm imports more high-risk wood from Peru than Robinson Lumber and they continue to buy from a company with a long rap sheet of alleged illegalities

New probe finds EU demand for oak flooring fuelling corruption and violence in Ukraine

19.12.2019 $35m of timber purchased by major EU parquet flooring manufacturers from two Ukraine firms linked to widespread illegal logging, corruption and business malpractices

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