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

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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Join Our Webinar on Revised FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional Licence Holders

4 September 2018 · FSC recently opened a consultation on the second draft of the revised FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional Licence Holders. We will also hold online webinars to outline the main changes of the …
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FSC Risk Assessments for China, Myanmar, and Norway are now Available

28 August 2018 · FSC risk assessments are used to determine the risk of an organization obtaining material from unacceptable wood sources when sourcing controlled wood.
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Controlled Wood Third Quarter 2018 Updates

28 August 2018 · Since our last update, more than half of risk assessments are ready and a draft strategy about the future of ‘FSC …
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New Interpretations of Controlled Wood Standards Now Available

28 August 2018 · New interpretations regarding controlled wood for both chain of custody standards and controlled wood standards are available, and are effective from 20 August 2018.
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The World's Largest FSC-Certified Forest Welcomes the World's Largest Boreal Forest Protected Network to the Neighbourhood

28 August 2018 · FSC and Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) are pleased to welcome the creation and expansion of five wildland provincial parks in Alberta, a western province of Canada. This is the …
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FSC Establishes Forest Conversion Working Group

28 August 2018 · Six international FSC members will develop our policy on conversion of forests.
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Open for Second Consultation: Revised FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional Licence Holders

28 August 2018 · Please provide comments on the second draft of the FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional Licence Holders through our FSC Consultation …
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FSC Suspends Dancoal Certificate, Following Sourcing Violations

24 August 2018 · Bonn, Germany, 24 August, 2018 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announced today the suspension of Polish manufacturer of barbecue and fireplace products Dancoal Sp. Z.o.o from its …
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FSC to Develop Generic Roadmap Process for Forest Conversion Issues

16 August 2018 · Thursday, August 16, 2018 – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has begun work on a comprehensive generic roadmap that will become a baseline for possibly ending disassociation, with businesses …
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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.