News and topics around our activities

Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Royal Forestry Society training courses

EventsFollowing the popularity of Royal Forestry Society (RFS) training courses introduced in the last two years, a 2018 training schedule has been announced. read more …

Tuesday, 13 March 2018
FSC Controlled Wood webinar (22 March 2018)

On 22nd March FSC International will present a webinar on the implementation of the new controlled wood standard. read more …

Friday, 09 March 2018
Revised Trademark Standard For Certificate Holders is Now Effective

Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-0) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders is now effective. Certificate holders are able to use the FSC trademarks on products and promotional materials following the revised standard. Read the normative document – available via the ‘Downloads’ section below. read more …

Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Publication of Advice Notes for Revised CoC standard

After the publication of the revised CoC Standard (FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0) last year, we received a lot of positive feedback from our stakeholders. However some stakeholders reported issues with the implementation of the requirements. read more …

Monday, 19 February 2018
Public consultation open; is UK sourced wood low risk?

A public consultation is now open, running from 19 February to 20 April, on a revised controlled wood national risk assessment for the United Kingdom. read more …

Monday, 19 February 2018
Rattan keeps forests standing in Borneo

Rattan furniture being made at the Danlao Co. in Laos (© T.Thammavongsa / WWF-Laos)© T.Thammavongsa / WWF-LaosIn a move that could benefit smallholders and biodiversity alike, a district on the island of Borneo has become only the second place in the world to produce rattan certified by FSC. read more …

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