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195,860,027 ha certified
32,414 CoC certificates
1,492 FM/CoC certificates

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

FSC at the Adam Smith conference for CIS Pulp and Paper sector

27 February 2012 · The Adam Smith CIS Pulp and Paper conference in November 2011 in Vienna brought around 200 CEOs and owners from the pulp and paper industry in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. FSC …
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FSC ‘qualifies’ for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games

27 February 2012 · The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, on the Russian Black Sea coast, will have ‘Green standards’ for their Green building program, with FSC playing a major role.
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FSC Network updates

27 February 2012 · The FSC Network operates at national and regional levels. The Network plays a crucial role in achieving FSC’s mission of promoting environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial and …
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FSC prepares for Rio+20

27 February 2012 · FSC was present at the start of the negotiations leading up to the Rio+20 Sustainable Development Conference to be held 20-22 June 2012 and is working hard to further raise the profile of sustainable …
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New public procurement legislation being developed by the European Union

27 February 2012 · The European Commission published draft legislation last December that is intended to replace existing laws on public procurement. FSC will present proposals for improvements to the European …
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The new online FSC ‘Marketplace’ nears completion

27 February 2012 · To build connections between the demand for and supply of FSC products, FSC is developing a B2B web-based platform called the FSC Marketplace. The platform, which FSC aims to launch by the middle of …
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EU finalized criteria for EU Ecolabel on newsprint paper

27 February 2012 · In February 2012, after 10 years, the representatives of the EU Member States in the EU Ecolabel Board finally adopted criteria for an EU Ecolabel on newsprint paper. Criteria include …
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The Global Market Survey 2011 - thank you!

27 February 2012 · The Global Market Survey 2011 report is expected to be published on the FSC website at the end of March 2012. We would like to thank the more than five thousand certificate holders who gave up their …
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FSC working with its Key Clients in Russia

27 February 2012 · FSC Russia offers its key clients many services including TSP programs, a brokering service and ‘marketplace’ to find relevant suppliers, training in the use of the FSC trademark and Chain …
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Development of FSC certification in Russia in 2011

27 February 2012 · By area, Russia contains more than one-fifth of the world’s forests, and a quarter of the world’s intact (primary) forest. Mainly boreal, these are rich in biodiversity and play an …
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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.