Forestry Certification

Port Hawkesbury FSC® Certification

Port Hawkesbury Paper offers FSC® certified grades as an option.  The pulp used in all of our FSC-certified grades is tracked and documented through the chain-of-custody process. This means that they are made with pulp acquired from forests that are well-managed in accordance with the FSC's principles and criteria and are labeled with the FSC logo.

FSC Chain of Custody Certificate 2014 »
FSC Forestry Management Certificate 2014 »

There have been some questions about Port Hawkesbury Paper's commitment to FSC forestry. The link below addresses our commitment to FSC. If you have any questions about our FSC certification, please contact

Forestry Certification Letter »

SFI® and PEFC Certification

PH SFI LogoPort Hawkesbury Paper also offers the option of SFI® or PEFC certification on all products.Covering the US and Canada, the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) program is an independent, non-profit organization with an internationally recognized forest management standard. The SFI certified sourcing label is proof that Port Hawkesbury Paper is using fibre from responsible and legal sources. This demonstrates our support for improved forestry practices and strong communities across North America.

For more information on the SFI program, please visit

SFI 2015 Market Survey »

PEFC, the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification, is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management through independent third-party certification.

SFI Chain of Custody Certificate »
PEFC Chain of Custody Certificate »