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

Public Consultation launched on FSC Advice Note on Non-conforming Products

13 September 2012 · FSC is currently developing an Advice Note on Non-conforming Products.
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Updated version of FSC Directive on FSC Forest Management Evaluations

12 September 2012 · The Directive has been updated with a new version of the Advice Note on wind turbine establishment.
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FSC's presence at the IUCN World Conservation Congress

11 September 2012 · The IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. Held every four years, it aims to improve how we manage our natural environment for human, social and economic …
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FSC contributes to possible pan-European sustainable forestry convention

10 September 2012 · In 2011, Ministers of Europe (including former Soviet-Union countries) decided to work on a “Legally Binding Agreement on Forests In Europe”.
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FSC-Certified Company Angel Estrada - Bringing Environmental Stewardship to Argentinean Schools

5 September 2012 · Argentinean company Angel Estrada takes their FSC campaigns outside of the company
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Supporting FSC Certificate Holders in Using Trademarks

5 September 2012 · Launch of FSC Trademark Quick Guide and Trademark FAQ
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In Good Company with FSC

‘In Good Company’ with FSC®

4 September 2012 · 27-30 September 2012
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FSC Friday 2012 – Join Us on 28th September 2012!

3 September 2012 · FSC Friday is our annual celebration of responsible forestry and this year it will take place on Friday 28th September.
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Join the Forest Stewardship Council® at the 2012 Gold Standard® Annual Conference in Geneva on the 18th and 19th of September.

30 August 2012 · During the course of the two-day conference The Gold Standard will unveil new strategic initiatives and offer stakeholders the chance to interact, with high-level panel debates, workshops, and …
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Future is bright for FSC certification in China thanks to productive relationship with Chinese authorities

29 August 2012 · The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), which has been certifying businesses in China for fourteen years, is growing rapidly and together with the SFA, CNCA, and industry associations has made …
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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.