This section is intended for journalists and media professionals.
It lists the latest press releases which we are distributing to the global media.
Monday, 24 October 2016
Accreditation Services International (ASI) has suspended certification body Bureau Veritas from issuing FSC Chain of Custody (CoC) and Forest Management (FM) certificates worldwide.
The suspension came into effect last 19 October 2016 and it restricts Bureau Veritas' ability to continue to offer and provide FSC accredited CoC and FM certification. read more …
Monday, 01 August 2016
Responsible Rio: Millions of FSC-certified products will be used at 2016 Olympics and Paralympics
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Moving towards Motion 65: FSC to engage on New Forest Management Standard
© FSC GD(Montreal – April 26) -- The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) will implement a new forest management standard in Canada, only after considerable stakeholder engagement ensures this new standard reflects the opinions of all stakeholders, as far as possible. read more …
Wednesday, 23 March 2016
The Forest Stewardship Council Has a New Board Chairperson
© FSC GD23 March 2016 (Bonn, Germany) – Indonesian trade unionist, Rulita Wijayaningdyah, has been appointed as the Chairperson of the International Board of Directors of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). Rulita Wijayaningdyah is the first Asian woman to hold this position. read more …
Thursday, 04 February 2016
FSC abandons proposal of mediation involving Resolute Forest Products and asks FSC Board of Directors to take action
© FSC GD4 February 2016 (Bonn, Germany) - Following an unwillingness on the part of Resolute Forest Products (Resolute FP) to be involved in mediation efforts to resolve its suspended Canadian FSC certificates, the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has abandoned its efforts to engage Resolute FP in such a process. Rather, FSC will continue to engage many other Canadian or-ganizations that are willing to find solutions. read more …
Monday, 26 October 2015
Forest Stewardship Council disassociates from the Vietnam Rubber Group
Decision to terminate Vietnam Rubber Group certification due to proof of unacceptable activities in Cambodia read more …
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For general media requests, please contact:
FSC Media Manager, Alex Dunn, at a.dunn at fsc point org or on +49(0)228 367 66 (ext. 88).