FSC International – Forests for All Forever

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200,267,773 ha certified
35,370 CoC certificates
1,603 FM/CoC certificates

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National News

Hunt for the FSC logo

Hunting down FSC in Hong Kong

25 April 2014 · “Put your detective skills to work and hunt for the FSC logo in Hong Kong!” That was the message last week from a joint initiative organized by FSC Asia Pacific, WWF Hong Kong and Earth Hour Hong …
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‘High-five’ from nature

FSC Netherlands thanks consumers with a ‘high-five’ from nature

25 April 2014 · Have you ever wanted a hug from an elephant? Or a high-five from an orangutan? Shopping in the Netherlands just got more fun with a delightful new consumer awareness campaign launched last week by FSC …
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FSC has lost one of its founding members and a great friend: Yati A. Bun

21 February 2014 · FSC extends its sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Yati A. Bun. Yati passed away on Friday 14 February while attending the global Social Chamber meeting in Oaxaca, Mexico.
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FSC Netherlands unveils new website

13 December 2013 · FSC Netherlands Communications Manager Juul Zwinkels and FSC Global Development Website Manager Daniel Habib have worked closely together for several months to develop a newly-designed FSC Netherlands …
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FSC presents consumer attitude survey results at global brand conference

18 November 2013 · LONDON, England, 18 November 2013 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will present its research findings on consumer attitudes towards environmentally responsible products today at an …
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FSC Helps to Shape New Russian Forest Policy

30 October 2013 · On 23 September 2013, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev decreed a new National State Forest Policy, taking a critical step to modernize the country’s regulatory framework for forest practices. …
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FSC responds to ISO forest standard initiators

16 August 2013 · The national standardisation bodies of Brazil and Germany, who initiated a proposal for the development of an ISO standard related to forest products, responded, on the 2nd of August, to the joint …
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FSC Argumentation against the proposal to launch ISO work on a “Chain of Custody of Forest Based Products” requirements

8 August 2013 · There is a proposal which is open for voting from National Standardisation Bodies which are full members of ISO and they can vote till 28th of August.
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FSC and PEFC jointly call for rejection of proposal for ISO Chain of Custody Standard for certified forest products

8 July 2013 · FSC and PEFC, the two organisations together accounting for some 98% of the world’s certified forests and chain of custody certificates, called upon members of the International Organization for …
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USA Forest Products Legality Legislation and FSC

28 February 2013 · In 2008, the US Congress amended the Lacey Act, which was adopted in 1900 and was originally meant to protect US wildlife. The amendments made it illegal to trade (import, export, transport, sell, …
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