Care for Our Forests
“When you’ve finished washing and dressing each morning, you must tend your planet.”
(Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, from The Little Prince)
All our wood products are made with FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified wood from responsibly managed forests. When you buy Community Playthings you are assured that harvesting includes care to prevent habitat destruction and water pollution. Our wood comes from FSC-certified maple forests within 500 miles of our workshops.
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an independent non-profit organization established to promote the management of the world's forests in accordance with environmentally and socially responsible guidelines. Our FSC mark demonstrates that our products are independently certified to come from forests that are legally and responsibly harvested.
FSC is the most stringent wood certification program, and the only one to date that can help qualify for LEED® credits (MRc7: Certified Wood. See all certified products.