FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,176,918 ha certified
33,829 CoC certificates
1,546 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

Controlled Wood National Risk Assessment approved for Brazil

16 January 2015 · On 12 January 2015, a Controlled Wood National Risk Assessment (NRA) was approved for Brazil.
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Reminder: final review of IGIs ends on 18 January 2015

16 January 2015 · FSC’s policy manager for forest management, Rosario Galan, has sent the following message to all FSC stakeholders who have taken part in the international generic indicators (IGIs) process.
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Verifying volumes in the FSC system

16 January 2015 · FSC will be undertaking a new study to clarify the extent and scale of problems in the current chain of custody system.
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Upcoming consultation on the results of the Centralized National Risk Assessment

15 January 2015 · The first results of the FSC Controlled Wood Centralized National Risk Assessment (CNRA) will soon be published to give all interested stakeholders the chance to provide feedback before the outcomes …
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Updated List of approved national Group Chain of Custody eligibility criteria

15 January 2015 · On 12 December 2014, FSC approved the national Group Chain of Custody eligibility criteria for Germany. These criteria define which company is considered “small” within the economic context of …
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Standard Setting: Chain of Custody Standard Opens For Public Consultation

18 December 2014 · Stakeholders are invited to comment on the first draft of the revised chain of custody standard (FSC-STD-40-004) by 28 February 2015.
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FSC Online Claims Platform: a voluntary tool to help companies comply with revised CoC standard

16 December 2014 · The current version of the CoC standard does not allow either certification bodies or Accreditation Services International (ASI) to detect mismatching volumes or claims in the trade of FSC material …
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Standard Setting: Chain of Custody Standard Webinar

16 December 2014 · FSC Policy and Standards Unit invites stakeholders to participate in a webinar to learn about the first draft of the revised chain of custody standard (FSC-STD-40-004).
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Standard Setting: General Accreditation Standard Webinar

12 December 2014 · FSC Policy and Standards Unit (PSU) invites stakeholders to participate in a webinar on the revised General Accreditation Standard (FSC-STD-20-001).
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Final Review: IGIs & SIR Guideline

5 December 2014 · As this chapter comes to an end, we’d like to ask you for your input one last time.
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