FSC® Policy Statement

Matson Lumber, located in Brookville, Pennsylvania, strides to produce/manufacture hardwoods harvested from our local company owned timberlands, as well as purchased materials within a small geographical radius. Matson Lumber has incorporated strict best practices management throughout its history and have now included those qualities provided in FSC-STD-40-004, whereas Matson Lumber shall:

  • Train employees and maintain training records for people who could have an effect on our FSC-certified system, from sourcing to invoicing
  • Control the sourcing of FSC-certified materials

Matson Lumber will not willingly solicit/manufacture/sell:

  • Illegally harvested wood
  • Wood harvested in violation of traditional or civil rights
  • Wood harvested in forests where high conservation values are threatened by management activities
  • Wood harvested in forests being converted to plantations or non-forest use
  • Wood from forests in which genetically modified trees are planted

Copies of this FSC Policy Statement and the FSC Product Group Schedule are available to the public upon request.