13 May 2014
The number of major corporations making commitments to purchase certified “deforestation-free” commodities steadily has increased over the past 18 months. Kellogg’s and McDonald’s are just two recent examples of companies that have made such commitments. But will certification policies alone be enough to reduce deforestation, or should governments and corporations consider other strategies that provide incentives for forest conservation?
TerraCarbon’s Scott Settelmyer considers how offsets can compliment forest certification on GreenBiz Blogs.