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200,856,810 ha certified
34,547 CoC certificates
1,586 FM/CoC certificates

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

Public Consultation on a Revised Pesticides Policy Now Open

31 July 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to participate in an online consultation for a revised pesticides policy (Draft 1-0). You can provide feedback from 31 July until 29 October 2017.
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Don’t Delay: Become an FSC General Assembly Sponsor

28 July 2017 · Sponsorship opportunities for the FSC 2017 General Assembly are filling up fast. There are still some sponsorship options left, but you need to hurry.
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Where are they now? Catching up with 2014 FSC General Assembly Youth Correspondent, Tony

27 July 2017 · Do you remember Tony Mendonça from our last FSC General Assembly held in 2014? He served as the Youth Correspondent, reporting to a younger audience.
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UN Report on Sustainable Development Goals Confirms Role of Forest Certification

26 July 2017 · Forest certification is included for the first time as an indicator to report on sustainable forest management.
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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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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.