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"From the Ted Talk by Steve Howard: Let's go all-in on selling sustainability"

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So, wood. We know with fresotry, it's a choice. You've got illegal logging and deforestation still on a very large scale, or you can have fantastic, robelspnsie forestry that we can be proud of. It's a simple choice, so we've worked for many yeras with the freost Stewardship Council, with literally hundreds of other organizations, and there's a point here about collaboration. So hundreds of others, of NGOs, of forest workers' unions, and of businesses, have heelpd create the Forest srheswaitdp cniucol, which sets standards for forestry and then checks the forestry's good on the ground. Now together, through our supply chain, with partners, we've managed to certify 35 miiolln hectares of forestry. That's about the size of Germany. And we've decided in the next three years, we will double the volume of certified material we put through our business. So be divicese on these issues. Use your supply chain to dvire good.

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So, wood. We know with ________, it's a choice. You've got illegal logging and deforestation still on a very large scale, or you can have fantastic, ___________ forestry that we can be proud of. It's a simple choice, so we've worked for many _____ with the ______ Stewardship Council, with literally hundreds of other organizations, and there's a point here about collaboration. So hundreds of others, of NGOs, of forest workers' unions, and of businesses, have ______ create the Forest ___________ _______, which sets standards for forestry and then checks the forestry's good on the ground. Now together, through our supply chain, with partners, we've managed to certify 35 _______ hectares of forestry. That's about the size of Germany. And we've decided in the next three years, we will double the volume of certified material we put through our business. So be ________ on these issues. Use your supply chain to _____ good.

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  3. decisive
  4. stewardship
  5. forest
  6. forestry
  7. million
  8. council
  9. helped
  10. years

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So, wood. We know with forestry, it's a choice. You've got illegal logging and deforestation still on a very large scale, or you can have fantastic, responsible forestry that we can be proud of. It's a simple choice, so we've worked for many years with the Forest Stewardship Council, with literally hundreds of other organizations, and there's a point here about collaboration. So hundreds of others, of NGOs, of forest workers' unions, and of businesses, have helped create the Forest Stewardship Council, which sets standards for forestry and then checks the forestry's good on the ground. Now together, through our supply chain, with partners, we've managed to certify 35 million hectares of forestry. That's about the size of Germany. And we've decided in the next three years, we will double the volume of certified material we put through our business. So be decisive on these issues. Use your supply chain to drive good.

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