FSC Workshop: Placing pre-consumer reclaimed materials in FSC labelled paper products - is a revised approach necessary?
2 April 2012 · FSC Policy and Standards unit invites interested parties to attend a workshop on the 3rd of May 2012 to discuss the FSC’s approach on the use of pre-consumer reclaimed materials in FSC certified …
Public consultation launched on FSC accreditation standard for Chain of Custody evaluations
1 April 2012 · FSC welcomes public comment on the revised draft FSC Accreditation Standard for COC Evaluations (FSC-STD-20-011).
Motion 51 on strengthening the Controlled Wood system is progressing well
30 March 2012 · Now three months into a year-long process to revise the Controlled Wood (CW) system, we are pleased to provide you with an update on our progress.
FSC starts the review process of FSC Standard for Chain of Custody Certification
8 March 2012 · FSC is initiating a major review process of the FSC standard for Chain of Custody (COC) Certification FSC-STD-40-004, following the defined review and revision cycle of FSC normative documents.
Public consultation launched on merged Group and Multi-site Chain of Custody Standards
13 February 2012 · FSC welcomes public comment on the first revised standards draft for Chain of Custody certification of multiple sites, FSC-STD-40-003 V2-0. This draft standard merges the FSC policy for group …
Public consultation open: The development and revision of FSC normative documents
23 January 2012 · The Working Group established in response to Motion 35 (GA 2008) and Motion 36 (GA 2011) was given the task to develop a document that governs the process of developing and revising normative …
Revised Advice Note in FSC-DIR-40-005
23 December 2011 · FSC has recently undergone a review of ADVICE-40-005-18 regarding independence of companies Controlled Wood verification program. Revisions have been made that take into account comments received on …
FSC Standard Interpretations are now available on the FSC website
15 December 2011 · FSC provides Standard Interpretations where these are necessary to ensure consistent application of the FSC standards. The Standard Interpretations are official interpretations of the FSC Policy and …
FSC to phase-out minor components by the end of 2012
28 November 2011 · As recently announced, FSC is currently updating its standards to ensure that FSC certified products comply with government legality efforts, such as the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), US Lacey Act and …
Minor review of FSC Controlled Wood standard is open for public consultation
7 November 2011 · A minor review of FSC Controlled Wood standard (FSC-STD-40-005 Company Evaluation of FSC Controlled Wood) is currently open for public consultation. This minor review results from the FSC efforts to …