Technical Updates

Wednesday, 17 April 2013
ADVICE-40-005-20: Sourcing of co-products under the EU Timber Regulation

FSC-DIR-40-005 EN

The FSC Directive on Controlled Wood  (FSC-DIR-40-005) has been updated to incorporate a recent decision taken by the FSC Board of Directors on supplies of co-products.

FSC recognizes the difficulties in controlling co-products due to the nature of their production processes.In order to facilitate company risk assessments (until phased-out) of purchases of co-products, companies can apply this Advice.The full directive can be found below. Please contact FSC UK if you require any further details. 

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