Mercer International receives Sustainable Forestry Initiative President’s Award

Sustainable Forestry Initiative
June 5, 2024
Category: Forestry
Region: United States, US East

Atlanta, GA—The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) is delighted to announce Mercer International as the recipient of the 2024 SFI President’s Award. Mercer is spearheading the advancement of wood technology to redefine the North American construction landscape and is being recognized for its leadership and commitment to educating customers on the value of sustainably managed forests and promoting SFI certification in the supply chain. Mercer has been integral in ensuring the architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) community is informed on SFI’s new standard requirements specific to climate smart forestry, biodiversity conservation, and building relationships with Indigenous Peoples’. As a result of their engagement, more organizations in the AEC community are recognizing the value of using SFI-certified wood for their new construction. The SFI President’s Award celebrates excellence and exceptional initiative in furthering SFI’s mission of advancing sustainability through forest-focused collaboration.

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