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Wednesday, 05. September 2012
Supporting FSC Certificate Holders in Using Trademarks

Launch of FSC Trademark Quick Guide and Trademark FAQ


The Forest Stewardship Council is pleased to release the Trademark Quick Guide and Trademark FAQ to support FSC trademark use by Certificate Holders. The documents are intended for Certificate Holders and for Certification Bodies and aim to get you started with FSC trademark use in general and to provide answers to commonly asked questions about rules and some special cases.

• Trademark Quick Guide for Certificate Holders
Illustrated document covering the most often applied rules from FSC-STD-50-001 (V1-2). The guide provides an easier first approach to the standard.

• FAQ on trademark use by FSC Certificate Holders
Most frequently asked questions on FSC trademark use by Certificate Holders explained with illustrations.

Certificate Holders can find the documents in the Certificate Holder Portal under Resource Center other interested clients can obtain the documents on request.

More Trademark news:

Labels available in Afrikaans
In response to requests from the South African market the FSC labels in all formats are now available in Afrikaans in the label generator.

Trademark Requirements in Spanish
The FSC-STD-50-001 Requirements for use of the FSC Trademarks by Certificate Holders is now available in Spanish. The standard describes the use of the FSC trademarks and sets the basic rules and graphic guidelines for on product labelling and promotional use for Certificate Holders. The Spanish version of the standard is publicly available on the FSC website.