Technical Updates


Friday, 14 July 2017
Join the Technical Working Group and Consultative Forum for Trademark Standard Revision

FSC is calling for all stakeholders and technical experts to join the technical working group for the revision of the standard FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) - Requirements for promotional use of the FSC® trademarks by non-certificate holders. Stakeholders can also take part in parallel in a consultative forum on technical issues related to this revision. read more …


Friday, 23 June 2017
Open for consultation: Chain of Custody draft Advice Notes and Interpretations

Based on the initial stakeholder feedback received on the revised FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0, FSC has developed some advice notes and standard interpretations. read more …


Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Transaction verification to be introduced in bamboo supply chains

Mandatory transaction verification of the bamboo supply chain will be introduced in the second half of 2017, due to discoveries of inaccuracies. read more …


Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Controlled Wood: New Risk Assessments Now Available

With effect 18 May 2017, FSC has approved risk assessments for Belgium, Denmark, Ireland, and Vietnam. read more …


Wednesday, 24 May 2017
FSC Launches Public Consultation on Conditions Framework for Schweighofer Group

The Conditions Framework, available for consultation during 30 days, is part of FSC roadmap process for the Schweighofer Group read more …


Wednesday, 17 May 2017
FSC roadmap process on Schweighofer Group Disassociation Case on track with completion of first round of discussions in Bucharest

(© FSC GD)© FSC GDThe Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is pleased to announce the establishment of a stakeholder working group involving Romanian and international interest groups representing economic, social and environmental sectors to lay the groundwork for a roadmap process following FSC’s disassociation from the Schweighofer Group (HS). read more …



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