FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

193,546,640 ha certified
32,064 CoC certificates
1,473 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates

certification accreditation

ASI accredits TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS

22 February 2017 · Effective on 02 February 2017, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has accredited certification body TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS (TAH) to audit and issue FSC Chain of Custody certification in 14 …
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Holzforschung Austria reinstated for FSC CoC certification worldwide

21 February 2017 · Effective 17 February 2017, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of FSC-accredited certification body Holzforschung Austria (HFA). With reinstatement, the company is …
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FSC revokes probation and disassociates from the Schweighofer Group

17 February 2017 · Bonn, Germany (17 February, 2017) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to revoke the Schweighofer Group’s probation status and disassociate from the group.
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FSC Board Approves Plan to Address False Claims in the FSC System

13 January 2017 · 13 January 2017 (Bonn, Germany) -The Forest Stewardship Council’s (FSC) international Board of Directors has approved a new approach for addressing misleading and false claims in the …
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Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver to host the FSC General Assembly 2017

12 January 2017 · The FSC General Assembly 2017 will be held in Vancouver - a Canadian city that embodies FSC values in a myriad of ways.
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suspension

FSC places the Schweighofer Group on probation for disassociation

7 December 2016 · Bonn, Germany (7 December, 2016) - The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to place the Schweighofer Group on probation for possible disassociation for involvement in irregularities …
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suspension

NEPCon FSC Accreditation Suspended for Russia

6 December 2016 · Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body NEPCon OÜ from issuing FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) and Forest Management (FM) certificates in Russia.
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ASI Lifts the suspension of Quality Austria

29 November 2016 · Effective 22 November 2016, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of the certification body Quality Austria Trainings-, Zertifizierungs- und Begutachtungs GmbH (Quality …
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Impact data for sustainability standards now available

15 November 2016 · ISEAL Alliance, the global membership association for sustainability standards, including FSC, has created a new website for businesses to easily find credible …
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Suspension

ASI has suspended Holzforschung Austria from issuing FSC CoC Accreditation

31 October 2016 · Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended the certification body Holzforschung Austria from issuing FSC chain of custody (CoC) certificates worldwide. The measure came into effect on 21 …
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