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Wednesday, 04 January 2017
FSC Publishes Revised Chain of Custody Standards

(© FSC GD)© FSC GDThe FSC Board of Directors has approved revised FSC chain-of-custody standards FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 and FSC-STD-20-011 V4-0. The revised standards will become effective on 1 April 2017. read more …

Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Open for second consultation: Revised draft of the FSC Trademark Standard

Consultation (© FSC I.C.)© FSC I.C.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 Consultation Platform. The deadline for commenting is 30 April 2017. read more …

Wednesday, 01 March 2017
New Controlled Wood Risk Assessments for Stakeholder Consultation

Consultation (© FSC I.C.)© FSC I.C.All stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on risk assessments for Denmark, Ireland, Latvia, Spain, and Vietnam. The consultation is open until 31 March 2017. read more …

Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Webinar: Controlled Wood Standard revision

FSC will host a webinar on 8 March 2017 at 10:00 and again at 17:00 (CET), to provide information on the changes introduced by version 3-1 of FSC-STD-40-005 Requirement for Sourcing Controlled Wood. All stakeholders are invited to attend. read more …

Monday, 27 February 2017
FSC Italy: Boosting the Italian Forestry Sector

The team at FSC Italy, Padua (© FSC Italy)© FSC ItalyFSC Italy just finalised their draft for the new Forest Management Standard for Italy, which is now undergoing Policy and Standards Unit (PSU) approval. Despite a third of their territory being covered by forests, Italy is still among the major importers of timber in
the world. read more …

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Effective on 02 February 2017, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has accredited certification body TÜV AUSTRIA HELLAS (TAH) to audit and issue FSC Chain of Custody certification in 14 countries. read more …

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