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193,360,159 ha certified
32,019 CoC certificates
1,472 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

Q&A: Controlled Wood Standard Revision

15 March 2017 · FSC will host a question and answer (Q&A) session on 30 March 2017 at 10:00 and again at 17:00 (CET) to respond to questions on the changes introduced by version 3-1 of FSC-STD-40-005 …
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Invitation to Apply to Future Search Controlled Wood Meeting: 21–23 August 2017

15 March 2017 · We are now approaching the final stage in the development of the controlled wood strategy, and we thank you for all the feedback that we have already received.
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FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood Approved

8 March 2017 · The new version of the standard replaces V3-0 published in December 2015. The majority of the new standard and procedure remains the same, but there are notable changes made to deadlines and …
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New Risk Assessments Open for Stakeholder Consultation

1 March 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on risk assessments for Denmark, Ireland, Latvia, Spain, and Viet Nam. The consultation will be open until 31 March 2017.
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Open for Second Consultation: Revised Draft of the FSC Trademark Standard

28 February 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to comment on the second draft of the Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 – Requirements for Use of the FSC Trademarks by Certificate Holders – through our new FSC …
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

7 February 2017 · 7 February 2017 – Effective immediately: FSC-approved risk assessments for Bulgaria (Category 2), Estonia (Category 1 and 2), and India (Category 1).
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Online Course on Controlled Wood Standard Now Available

7 February 2017 · The online course on the FSC controlled wood standard gives an introduction to FSC-STD-40-005 V3-0 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood. The course is designed to provide a …
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Open for Second Consultation: FSC Policy for Association Procedural Documents

18 January 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to comment on the latest drafts of two procedures – FSC-PRO-10-004 and FSC-PRO-01-009 – that prescribe how the FSC Policy for Association is applied. Both drafts are …
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Revised Brazilian National Risk Assessment Published

17 January 2017 · 11 January 2017 – Effective immediately, FSC approved a revised national risk assessment for the country of Brazil, specifically …
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FSC makes new progress to protect Intact Forest Landscapes

30 December 2016 · The Policy and Standards Director and the Steering Committee of Motion 65 have approved a new advice note for the interpretation of the default clause of Motion 65 (ADV-20-007-018 V1-0). It will …
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