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Thursday, 19. December 2013
Online Claims Platform update

Bonn, 19 December 2013 – FSC acknowledges the concerns of some companies related to the Online Claims Platform (OCP). During consultations with a variety of organizations, it has been clear that all agree the integrity of FSC certification must be protected. At the same time, a number of companies are not yet convinced that the OCP is the appropriate answer. read more …

Tuesday, 17. December 2013
Resolute Forest Products undertakes to regain certification

FSC notes the stated commitment of Resolute Forest Products to regain certification of three Canadian certificates that were marked for suspension from 1 January 2014. read more …

Monday, 16. December 2013
Corrected Product Classification published

Product classification list (© Milan Reska)© Milan ReskaFSC publishes V2-1 of the FSC Product Classification List FSC-STD-40-004a read more …

Friday, 13. December 2013
FSC Netherlands unveils new website

FSC Netherlands unveils new website (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.FSC Netherlands Communications Manager Juul Zwinkels and FSC Global Development Website Manager Daniel Habib have worked closely together for several months to develop a newly-designed FSC Netherlands website. It was launched last week and has already been met with praise and excitement. read more …

Friday, 13. December 2013
Suspension of Resolute FSC Certificates

Three FSC certificates held by Resolute Forest Products, Canada’s largest forest enterprise, will be suspended from 1 January 2014. The decision by the Rainforest Alliance comes following the finding of major non-conformities not being sufficiently addressed on the part of Resolute Forest Products, and affects a forest area of over 8 million hectares. read more …

Friday, 13. December 2013
FSC discusses forest land ownership and Green Economy at European Forest Week

FSC at European Forest Week (© FSC A.C.)© FSC A.C.Rovaniemi, 11 December – FSC participated in two sessions at the second European Forest Week: one addressing green economy issues and the other addressing forest land ownership. read more …

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