FSC International – Forests for All Forever

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200,820,294 ha certified
33,954 CoC certificates
1,568 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

Consultation on FSC Policy for Association drafts extended

7 August 2015 · The 60-day consultation period for the revised draft Policy for the Association of Organizations with FSC (FSC-POL-01-004) and its two related procedures has been extended until 13 September 2015.
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Wanted: Environmental and social consultants

7 August 2015 · FSC International invites proposals from experts in the field of the five controlled wood categories to undertake the FSC Centralized National Risk Assessment (CNRA) for countries identified for …
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National risk assessments approved in Argentina and the Komi Republic of Russia

24 July 2015 · On 20 July 2015, the Policy and Standards Unit of FSC International approved a new national risk assessment of Argentina, and a finer-scale assessment of the Komi Republic.
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Transferring National Forest Stewardship Standards to meet FSC Principles and Criteria V5-1

29 June 2015 · Two documents – the Development and Transfer of National Forest Stewardship Standards to the FSC Principles and Criteria (FSC-PRO-60-006) and the Transfer Matrix (FSC-TPT-60-008) …
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Procedure for developing Interim National Standards – draft released for first consultation

29 June 2015 · A first draft of the procedure, Structure, Content and Development of Interim National Standards (FSC-PRO-60-007), is now ready for consultation; it is accompanied by a supplementary template for …
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Pesticides Derogation Procedure published

12 June 2015 · The FSC Board of Directors has approved the FSC Pesticide Derogation Procedure (FSC-PRO-30-001 V1-0).
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International Generic Indicators published

30 May 2015 · After FSC Board approval last March, the International Generic Indicators (IGI) standard is now finalized and published for use by standard developers.
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Standard Setting: General Accreditation Standard Open for Second Public Consultation

27 May 2015 · Stakeholders are invited to comment on the second revised draft of the General Accreditation standard (FSC-STD-20-001) between 27 May and 31 July.
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Revised National Risk Assessment Approved for the Czech Republic

22 May 2015 · On 13 May 2015, FSC International approved a revision to the National Risk Assessment (NRA) for the Czech Republic. The NRA was revised following the release of the results of Transparency …
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Open for consultation – Rules for phase-out of company risk assessments for sourcing controlled wood

Open for consultation – Rules for phase-out of company risk assessments for sourcing controlled wood

18 May 2015 · FSC International invites all interested stakeholders to provide feedback on proposed rules that will regulate the use of the Standard for Company Evaluation of FSC Controlled Wood (FSC-STD-40-005 …
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