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200,363,287 ha certified
34,808 CoC certificates
1,587 FM/CoC certificates

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Stakeholder Updates

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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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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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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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Suspension

Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body Bureau Veritas from issuing FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) and Forest Management (FM) certificates worldwide.

24 October 2016 · The suspension came into effect last 19 October 2016 and it restricts Bureau Veritas' ability to continue to offer and provide FSC accredited CoC and FM certification.
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FSC: A Tool to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

6 September 2016 · FSC certification, standards, and practices can be a robust and effective tool to help achieve many of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that were adopted in 2015.
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FSC maintains association with Fiji Pine Ltd

29 August 2016 · BONN, Germany (29 August 2016) – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to maintain association with Fiji Pine Ltd and its affiliate companies, Tropik Wood Industries and Tropik Wood …
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ASI Lifts the suspension of Exova BM Trada

19 August 2016 · Effective 16 August 2016, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of FSC-accredited certification body Exova BM Trada. The company is qualified for FSC Chain of Custody …
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Celebrate forests on #FSCFriday

18 August 2016 · On 30 September 2016, FSC offices, certificate holders, members, and partners will host a series of events around the world designed to celebrate and raise awareness about responsible forest …
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