Ongoing Processes

Normative documents under development, review or revision

Current Processess (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.FSC policies, standards, and procedures govern our activities and ensure that the FSC brand remains equitable, credible and practical.

Our development, review and revision process is comprehensive, transparent, inclusive and robust, aiming to promote stability and predictability with the FSC system.


Ongoing processes and their respective status are shown below:

Standards

Code Title Program Current Status
FSC-STD-20-002 Structure, Content and Local Adaptation of Generic Forest Stewardship Standards Forest Management Analyzing feedback from the first public consultation
FSC-STD-20-011 FSC Accreditation Standard for Chain of Custody Evaluations (sections relevant for Controlled Wood only) Controlled Wood Development of the final draft and field testing
FSC-STD-20-014 Evaluation of Organizations to the FSC Modular Approach Program (MAP) Social Policy Suspended, included in 2014 GA Motion 11
FSC-STD-30-006 FSC Standard for Organizations Participating in
the FSC Modular Approach Program
Social Policy Suspended, included in 2014 GA Motion 11
FSC-STD-40-004 Chain of Custody Standard Chain of Custody Creation of revised draft
FSC-STD-40-006 FSC Chain of Custody Standard for Project Certification Chain of Custody Creation of first draft
FSC-STD-50-001(V1-2) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by Certificate Holders Trademark Analyzing feedback from the first public consultation

Policies

Code Title Program Current Status
FSC-POL-01-004 Policy for Association Quality Assurance Open for second consultation
FSC-POL-01-006 Generic Criteria for Compliance with the ILO Core Conventions Principles Social Poicy Creation of first draft
FSC-POL-30-001 FSC Pesticides Policy Pesticides Policy Seeking working group members

Procedures

Code Title Program Current Status
FSC-PRO-30-001 Pesticide Derogation Procedure Forest Management Under publication
FSC-PRO-30-002 Demonstrating the Impact of Forest Stewardship on Ecosystem Services Ecosystem Services First draft development
FSC-PRO-01-009 Proactive FSC Poicy for Association Evaluation (Discussion draft) Quality Assurance Open for public consultation
FSC-PRO-10-004 Due diligence evaluation for the association with FSC Quality Assurance Open for public consultation

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