FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

195,600,945 ha certified
36,144 CoC certificates
1,577 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

New Interpretations of Controlled Wood Standards Now Available

16 January 2018 · New interpretations regarding controlled wood for both chain of custody standards and controlled wood standards are available, and are effective from 16 January 2018.An interpretation is a …
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Public Consultation on Controlled Wood Risk Assessments Now Open

16 January 2018 · All stakeholders are invited to participate in an online consultation on risk assessments for Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Honduras, Hungary, Mexico, Peru, and Slovenia. You can provide feedback …
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Open for First Consultation: Draft Revised FSC Trademark Standard for Non-Certificate Holders

12 January 2018 · All stakeholders are invited to comment on the first draft of the Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-002, Requirements for Promotional Use of the FSC Trademarks by Non-Certificate …
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

19 December 2017 · Approved FSC risk assessments for India, Lao People´s Democratic Republic, Republic of Korea, and Ukraine are now available.
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Development of a Joint Control Measures Project for Central Europe

5 December 2017 · FSC is facilitating a stakeholder-driven process to develop a universal set of voluntary FSC risk-assessment control measures for Central Europe. If you are a controlled wood stakeholder concerned …
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Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Public Consultation: 15 January 2018

5 December 2017 · All stakeholders will be invited to provide feedback on risk assessments Slovenia, Hungary, Mexico, Bolivia, Colombia, Argentina, Honduras, and Peru. Spanish language versions of the risk assessments …
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Modification of Auditing Rules for the Revised Controlled Wood Standard

28 November 2017 · FSC announces a new advice note (FSC-ADV-20-011-09) in the FSC Directive on Chain of Custody …
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FSC Italy Publishes National Forest Stewardship Standard

21 November 2017 · Italy becomes the third country to publish a national forest stewardship standard (NFSS) based on Version 5 of the
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FSC Publishes Revised Trademark Standard

20 November 2017 · The FSC International Board of Directors has approved the revised Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-0) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders. The …
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Reaching Smallholders in the Global South: Discussion Paper Now Open for 30-Day Consultation

15 November 2017 · In 2018, and with the aim of increasing the number of smallholders in the FSC system and total forest area coverage, the
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