Technical Updates


Monday, 03 June 2013
FSC Pesticide Indicators and Thresholds Public Consultation Launched

(c) FSC I.C.FSC is currently publicly consulting a revised draft version of the FSC Pesticide Indicators and Thresholds. read more …


Friday, 26 April 2013
New Chain of Custody standards interpretations

COC Standards InterpretationsFSC provides standards interpretations where these are necessary to ensure consistent application of FSC standards. read more …


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

FSC-DIR-40-005 ENThe 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. read more …


Monday, 15 April 2013
Smallholder Update for Q1

(c) Forestry CommissionThe Smallholder Update for the first quarter of 2013 is now published and you can download it here. read more …


Wednesday, 27 March 2013
New EUTR guidance issued.

forest auditFSC publishes an “EU Timber Regulation Implementation Guide for FSC Certificate Holders and Other Companies Selling FSC Products in the EU”. read more …


Friday, 01 March 2013
Forest Stewardship Council Welcomes EU Timber Regulation and Confirms Role to Ensure Compliance

FSC Certified Logs (© Elie Hakizumwami)© Elie HakizumwamiOn 3 March 2013, the European Union (EU) Timber Regulation will enter into force, making it a crime to introduce illegally harvested timber and products into the EU market. Importing companies are required to have a “due diligence system” to avoid this crime. read more …



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