FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

196,518,316 ha certified
36,195 CoC certificates
1,579 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates


Implementation of FSC-DIR-40-005

19 December 2013 · Sourcing of co-products under the EU Timber Regulation
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Corrected Product Classification published

16 December 2013 · FSC publishes V2-1 of the FSC Product Classification List FSC-STD-40-004a
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Update on Resolution of ILO Self-Declaration Issue

4 December 2013 · BONN, Germany, 04 December 2013 – On 13 November 2013, the FSC International Board of Directors agreed on a process to resolve the ongoing issue of disagreements on the Self-Declaration on …
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Discussion Paper on Pre-consumer Reclaimed Paper Fibre for Consultation

3 December 2013 · FSC invites public comment on a study investigating FSC’s approach to placing and valuing pre-consumer reclaimed paper fibre within FSC certified products.
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Countdown for the second draft IGIs

22 November 2013 · The FSC International Generic Indicator (IGI) Group met in October in Lisbon to agree on the final steps towards the second draft of the IGIs. Two sub-groups of its members are working in parallel to …
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Trademark Portal

New look, same great features – FSC launches its Trademark Portal

22 November 2013 · The FSC Secretariat is pleased to launch the new Trademark Portal. This is an online resource center for FSC Certificate Holders and …
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Forest Peoples Programme will verify Danzer’s potential re-association with FSC

18 November 2013 · FSC is pleased to announce that the Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) will verify whether the Danzer Group has fulfilled the conditions for re-association with FSC. Danzer is expected to produce a final …
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Invitation: Webinar for Consulted Standards and revision of Controlled Wood Standard

4 November 2013 · The FSC Policy and Standards Unit (PSU) invites stakeholders to participate in a webinar dedicated to the Consulted Standards …
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Global stakeholder announcement on the Online Claims Platform

30 October 2013 · FSC launches a public consultation on the FSC Advice note for the Online Claims Platform (OCP) and provides an OCP update
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Clarification: FSC certification and carbon claims

2 October 2013 · There is an increasing interest in claims that biomass used for energy production has substantial greenhouse gas emission-reduction results and no negative impacts on (forest) biodiversity.
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