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Tuesday, 21 April 2020
UKWAS review: reminder to stakeholders wishing to participate

(© Forestry Commission)© Forestry CommissionFor those who missed our story in Forest Matters, here’s a quick reminder that, with preparations for the next UK Woodland Assurance Standard review well under way, the UKWAS steering group is looking for stakeholders to express interest in participating.  read more …

Tuesday, 14 April 2020
Taking our Small Woods work to the next level

SavernakeForest (© Max More)© Max MoreOur radical Small Woods Standard is going to face the ultimate challenge – so we’re renewing our call for those willing to share their views – or even to host a forest test. read more …

Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Update on implementation of the FSC Pesticides Policy

There’s an extended opportunity to comment on the first draft of international controls on the use of Highly Hazardous Pesticides, and new guidance on taking account of those evolving international controls in forest managers’ work right now. read more …

Wednesday, 08 April 2020
FSC for Furniture

FSCFranceFurniture (© FSC France)© FSC FranceWe are pleased to launch FSC UK’s newest sector specific publication, FSC for Furniture. The latest addition to FSC UK’s suite of guidance brochures follows the successful publication of both FSC in Print and FSC Packagingread more …

Wednesday, 01 April 2020
General Assembly Postponed to 2021

GA postponed to 2021FSC’s principle decision-making platform, the triennial General Assembly, has been postponed to 2021. read more …

Wednesday, 01 April 2020
Consultation: International Generic Indicators for the Use of Highly Hazardous Pesticides

The first draft of the standard FSC-STD-60-004a FSC International Generic Indicators for the use of Highly Hazardous Pesticides is now available for public consultation and can be accessed here. We invite all stakeholders to provide feedback. The deadline has been extended to 30 April 2020. read more …

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