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198,702,134 ha certified
37,398 CoC certificates
1,620 FM/CoC certificates

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FSC Press Releases
This section includes the latest press releases issued by FSC International.

FSC International awarded €1 million Dutch Postcode Lottery grant to accelerate responsible forest management

1 March 2019 · Bonn, 01.03.2019 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), an international non-profit organization established to promote responsible management of the world’s forests, has been awarded a €1 …
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Waldplus Fulfils Impact Verification for 5 Ecosystems Services

27 February 2019 · Rome, 27/02/2019 – Italy became the first country in the world to receive a Forest Stewardship Council ecosystems services (ES) verification fulfilling all five …
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FSC suspends 7 trademark license agreements in the Ukraine

18 February 2019 · Bonn, 18.02.2019 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has suspended the trademark license agreements of 7 FSC chain-of-custody certificate holders processing …
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FSC Statement on new ISO Standard 38200

30 January 2019 · The International Standardization Organization (ISO) recently published Standard 38200 related to the Chain of Custody (CoC) of Wood and Wood-based products. FSC has been involved in its formulation …
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FSC Scores Highly in WWF Assessment of its Congo Basin Standard

7 January 2019 · WWF’s 2018 Certification Assessment Tool (CAT) confirms the FSC scheme’s robustness in the region
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FSC joins the Global Landscapes Forum as Charter Member

1 December 2018 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has joined forces with the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) as a Charter Member, fortifying its commitment towards tackling the challenges of forest restoration and …
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Global Zoo and Animal Organisation Joins Hands with FSC to Fortify Sustainable Forestry Practices

24 October 2018 · WAZA seeks to boost the use of sustainably sourced products amongst its members.
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FSC statement on documentary

19 October 2018 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) disputes the allegations made about our work in Arte documentary.
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FSC’s recent certification in Indonesia gives its forests a chance to thrive

20 September 2018 · 3.2 million hectares of Indonesia’s forests are now sustainably managed
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FSC to conduct an additional analysis on the Korindo case

7 September 2018 · Bonn, 7 September 2018 - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will conduct an additional analysis of the Korindo case to seek clarifications around the specific allegations of destruction of high …
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