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Facts & Figures

196,410,948 ha certified
36,887 CoC certificates
1,605 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

Group Certification Now Open for 30-Day Consultation

17 August 2017 · Minor changes have been made to the FSC Standard for Group Entities in Forest Management …
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Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Public Consultation: 1 September 2017

15 August 2017 · All stakeholders will be invited to provide feedback on risk assessments for Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Swaziland, and Turkey. The consultation will open from 1 to 30 …
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Public Consultation on a Revised Pesticides Policy Now Open

31 July 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to participate in an online consultation for a revised pesticides policy (Draft 1-0). You can provide feedback from 31 July until 29 October 2017.
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Group Certification to Undergo Minor Revision

25 July 2017 · The FSC Standard for Group Entities in Forest Management Groups (FSC-STD-30-005 V1-0) is …
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New Risk Assessments Now Available

25 July 2017 · Effective and available immediately: FSC-approved risk assessment categories for Bulgaria, Slovakia, and Viet Nam.
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New onsite tests for Ecosystem Services

18 July 2017 · In order to verify the applicability of the draft ecosystem services on the ground, FSC has begun new pilot tests that will continue to September 2017. The objective is to establish the steps required …
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Join the Technical Working Group and Consultative Forum for Trademark Standard Revision

11 July 2017 · FSC is calling for all stakeholders and technical experts to join the technical working group for the revision of the standard FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) - Requirements for promotional use of the FSC® …
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Changes to the Directive on FSC Controlled Wood

30 June 2017 · FSC announces changes to the controlled wood requirements related to timber legality legislation in the Directive on FSC Controlled Wood. You can find the directive
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Transaction verification to be introduced in bamboo supply chains

20 June 2017 · Mandatory transaction verification of the bamboo supply chain will be introduced in the second half of 2017, due to discoveries of inaccuracies.
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Controlled Wood: New Risk Assessments Now Available

23 May 2017 · With effect 18 May 2017, FSC has approved risk assessments for Belgium, Denmark, Ireland, and Viet Nam.
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