FAQ: What is the relationship between the FSC and the Rainforest Alliance?

The Rainforest Alliance is one of the founders of the Forest Stewardship Council, a standard setting body governed by a membership representative of social, economic and environmental chambers.

Today, the Rainforest Alliance is one of many third-party verification certifiers that conduct audits to assess if forests meet the demanding FSC standards.

Burning Peruvian forest - photo by Mohsin Kazmi

Forests are falling at an alarming rate.

Each minute, 85 acres are destroyed.