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200,188,774 ha certified
33,938 CoC certificates
1,568 FM/CoC certificates

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

Group Certification to Undergo Minor Revision

25 July 2017 · The FSC Standard for Group Entities in Forest Management Groups (FSC-STD-30-005 V1-0) is …
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

25 July 2017 · Effective and available immediately: FSC-approved risk assessment categories for Bulgaria, Slovakia, and Viet Nam.
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New onsite tests for Ecosystem Services

18 July 2017 · In order to verify the applicability of the draft ecosystem services on the ground, FSC has begun new pilot tests that will continue to September 2017. The objective is to establish the steps required …
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Join the Technical Working Group and Consultative Forum for Trademark Standard Revision

11 July 2017 · FSC is calling for all stakeholders and technical experts to join the technical working group for the revision of the standard FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) - Requirements for promotional use of the FSC® …
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Side Meetings Programme Now Available

11 July 2017 · Over 40 side meetings will be organized at the 2017 FSC General Assembly. Have a look at our programme and start planning your schedule now!
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Changes to the Directive on FSC Controlled Wood

30 June 2017 · FSC announces changes to the controlled wood requirements related to timber legality legislation in the Directive on FSC Controlled Wood. You can find the directive
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Register now! FSC general assembly regular registration fee ends 31 July

30 June 2017 · The regular registration fee for the 2017 FSC General Assembly will end on 31 July. Register now to take advantage of the discount.
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Vancouver: It’s so much more than a city

28 June 2017 · Vancouver, the location for the 2017 FSC GA, is a city filled with diverse people, an even greater diversity of activities, and feasts for not only your eyes, but your taste buds too.
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FSC’s Market Share 2016

27 June 2017 · The first estimates of FSC’s presence in the forest products supply chain are now available for 2016.
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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.