FSC International – Forests for All Forever

Facts & Figures

200,151,015 ha certified
33,872 CoC certificates
1,546 FM/CoC certificates

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Technical Updates

New Controlled Wood risk assessments open for stakeholder consultation

2 May 2017 · All stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on risk assessments for Argentina, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Guatemala, and Republic of Korea. The consultation will be open until 31 May …
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National Forest Stewardship Standards: A call for submissions from standard development groups

18 April 2017 · FSC is calling on standard development groups (SDGs) to help identify problems related to the normative framework for national forest stewardship standard (NFSS) development and act on them. We are …
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The second public consultation on the revised trademark standard ends in two weeks.

12 April 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 …
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FSC Board Confirms Decision on Requirements for Latest Active Ingredients added to ‘Highly Hazardous’ Pesticides List

4 April 2017 · In November 2015, the FSC International Board of Directors decided to suspend the need for derogations (temporary approvals) for the use of new active ingredients added to the FSC List of …
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Public consultation on Demonstrating the Impact of Forest Stewardship on Ecosystem Services

28 March 2017 · A procedural document for certificate holders and a discussion paper on market tools and trademark use. The consultation period runs from 24 March to 21 May 2017.
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Invitation to Apply to Future Search Controlled Wood Meeting: 21–23 August 2017

15 March 2017 · We are now approaching the final stage in the development of the controlled wood strategy, and we thank you for all the feedback that we have already received.
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FSC-STD-40-005 V3-1 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood Approved

8 March 2017 · The new version of the standard replaces V3-0 published in December 2015. The majority of the new standard and procedure remains the same, but there are notable changes made to deadlines and …
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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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