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NEWSROOM
The latest news and views from FSC, plus related forestry industry updates

Consultation on Joint Control Measures Project for Central Europe

6 February 2018 · We invite all stakeholders to join our consultation to develop a universal set of voluntary FSC risk assessment control measures for Central Europe.
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FSC United Kingdom Publishes New Version if its National Forest Stewardship Standard

6 February 2018 · A revised national forest stewardship standard for the UK has just been published, and will be effective for FSC forest management certification from 1 April 2018.
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New Version of the Standard for Certifying Groups Now Available

25 January 2018 · Effective 1 April 2018, FSC-STD-30-005 V1-1 FSC Standard for Group Entities in Forest Management Groups is now available for download.
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New Interpretations of Controlled Wood Standards Now Available

16 January 2018 · New interpretations regarding controlled wood for both chain of custody standards and controlled wood standards are available, and are effective from 16 January 2018.An interpretation is a …
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Consultation

Public Consultation on Controlled Wood Risk Assessments Now Open

16 January 2018 · All stakeholders are invited to participate in an online consultation on risk assessments for Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Honduras, Hungary, Mexico, Peru, and Slovenia. You can provide feedback …
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Consultation

Open for First Consultation: Draft Revised FSC Trademark Standard for Non-Certificate Holders

12 January 2018 · All stakeholders are invited to comment on the first draft of the Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-002, Requirements for Promotional Use of the FSC Trademarks by Non-Certificate …
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Dalhoff Larsen and Horneman re-association process concluded

21 December 2017 · (Bonn, 22 December 2017) – Dalhoff Larsen and Horneman’s (DLH) probationary period with FSC is over, and DLH’s disassociation from FSC has been fully lifted, after …
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FSC defines conditions for Schweighofer to meet

20 December 2017 · (Bonn, 20 December 2017) – A stringent set of conditions has been defined by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) for the Schweighofer Group (HS) to put in place before its current disassociation …
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

19 December 2017 · Approved FSC risk assessments for India, Lao People´s Democratic Republic, Republic of Korea, and Ukraine are now available.
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FSC Participates in Global Landscapes Forum

19 December 2017 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will be participating in the annual Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) which this year will be held in Bonn on 19-20 December 2017.
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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.