FSC revokes probation and disassociates from the Schweighofer Group
17 February 2017 · Bonn, Germany (17 February, 2017) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to revoke the Schweighofer Group’s probation status and disassociate from the group.
Responsible Rio: Millions of FSC-certified products will be used at 2016 Olympics and Paralympics
1 August 2016 · A guide to where you’ll find responsibly-sourced FSC forest products at the Rio Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games
Moving towards Motion 65: FSC to engage on New Forest Management Standard
26 April 2016 · (Montreal – April 26) -- The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will implement a new forest management standard in Canada, only after considerable stakeholder engagement ensures this new standard …
The Forest Stewardship Council Has a New Board Chairperson
23 March 2016 · 23 March 2016 (Bonn, Germany) – Indonesian trade unionist, Rulita Wijayaningdyah, has been appointed as the Chairperson of the International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council …
FSC abandons proposal of mediation involving Resolute Forest Products and asks FSC Board of Directors to take action
4 February 2016 · 4 February 2016 (Bonn, Germany) - Following an unwillingness on the part of Resolute Forest Products (Resolute FP) to be involved in mediation efforts to resolve its suspended Canadian FSC …
Forest Stewardship Council disassociates from the Vietnam Rubber Group
26 October 2015 · Decision to terminate Vietnam Rubber Group certification due to proof of unacceptable activities in Cambodia
New study proves FSC certification profitable for businesses
12 August 2015 · Wednesday 12 Aug 2015: In addition to numerous environmental and social benefits resulting from FSC certification, a new WWF study has shown that there is a concrete economic benefit - on …
FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL CLOSES POLISH NATIONAL OFFICE
24 July 2015 · 24 July 2015 (Bonn, Germany) – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) confirms it has closed its Polish national office with immediate effect, following a suspension of the national office …
Bosques Cautin compensates Mapuche people and apologizes for racist remarks
5 June 2015 · 05 June 2015 (Bonn, Germany) – Bosques Cautin issued a public apology on 7 April 2015 after its Director General made racist comments on social media about the Chilean Mapuche people.
FSC Board Approves International Generic Indicators
27 March 2015 · 27 March 2015 (Bonn, Germany) - During its meeting held in Siegburg, Germany, this week, the FSC International Board of Directors approved FSC’s International Generic Indicators (IGI).