Technical Updates


Wednesday, 09 October 2013
Clarification: FSC certification and carbon claims

(c) FSC UKThere is an increasing interest in claims that biomass used for energy production has substantial greenhouse gas emission-reduction results and no negative impacts on (forest) biodiversity. read more …


Wednesday, 04 September 2013
FSC invites you to comment on our ‘Theory of Change’, our ‘Intended Impacts’ and other related indicators.

(c) Brent Stirton Getty Images WWFA Theory of Change (ToC) and the concept of defining an ‘impact chain’ is a way of describing the effectiveness of projects by mapping out the underlying assumptions about how they lead to an intended change. For FSC, this means: how do our efforts improve the environmental, social and economic management of forests? read more …


Wednesday, 04 September 2013
Consultation Launched on FSC's Modular Approach Program

(c) FSC I.C.Two draft Standards and two draft Advice Notes are submitted for public consultation as part of the development of the FSC MAP (Modular Approach Program). read more …


Monday, 26 August 2013
Controlled Wood Consultation and Webinar

(c) FSC NetherlandsConsultation on procedure for National Risk Assessment development extended until 15 September 2013 read more …


Monday, 26 August 2013
Consultation Launched on the Accreditation Standard for Chain of Custody Evaluations

(s) Smurfit KappaThe Accreditation Standard for Chain of Custody (CoC) Evaluations contains essential requirements for FSC accredited certification bodies on how to audit enterprises holding a FSC Chain of Custody certificate. read more …


Thursday, 15 August 2013
Public consultation on the proposal to revise the FSC-STD-20-002 (V3-0) EN Structure, content and local adaptation of Generic Forest Stewardship Standards launched

(c) FSC UKFSC invites stakeholder comments on the proposal to revise the FSC-STD-20-002 read more …



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