The CAT is based on WWF’s conservation objectives, expert opinion, and existing research into the impacts of certification, and uses 160 criteria equally divided between system strength and standard strength. You can read the full report here.
Keeping up with all the latest information about forest management and certification can be difficult. That’s why we collect it for you in our newsroom. The newsroom is where you’ll find news from FSC, as well as information about developments in the wider forestry industry. It’s also home to The Root of the Matter, the monthly blog from FSC Director General Kim Carstensen.