FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

194,785,051 ha certified
36,589 CoC certificates
1,591 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

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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FSC Publishes Revised Chain of Custody Standards

30 December 2016 · 1 January 2017 – The FSC Board of Directors has approved revised FSC chain-of-custody standards FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 and FSC-STD-20-011 V4-0. The revised standards will become effective on 1 April …
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Open for Consultation: An FSC Carbon Footprint Procedure

28 November 2016 · All FSC stakeholders are invited to join a consultation on the possible introduction of a voluntary FSC Carbon Footprint Procedure. This procedure would assist FSC certificate holders in quantifying …
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Controlled Wood Standard Amendments

14 November 2016 · Three changes – related to company-conducted and national risk assessments - were made to the revised controlled wood system at the July 2016 meeting of the organization’s international Board of …
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