Technical Updates


Wednesday, 11 April 2018
"Controlled Wood - Data and Description" Webinar (20 April 2018)

FSC International will host a one-hour webinar in English on 20 April 2018 at 08:00 and again at 16:00 (UTC) 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 …


Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Modification of Auditing Rules for the Revised Controlled Wood Standard

(© FSC GD)© FSC GDA new advice note details how transition audits in the change to the new Controlled Wood standard may have more time to be completed. The advice note (FSC-ADV-20-011-09) is in the FSC Directive on Chain of Custody Evaluations on the matter of transitioning from V2-1 to V3-1 of the controlled wood standard FSC-STD-40-005 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Woodread more …


Tuesday, 21 November 2017
FSC Publishes Revised Trademark Standard

The FSC International Board of Directors has approved the revised Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-0) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders. The revised standard will become effective on 1 March 2018. read more …



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