Technical Updates


Monday, 20 March 2017
Q & A: Controlled Wood Standard Revision

(© FSC)© FSCFSC will host a question and answer (Q&A) session on March 30 2017 at 10:00 and again at 17:00 (CET) to respond to questions on the changes introduced by version 3-1 of FSC-STD-40-005 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood read more …


Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Forest Management Standard Testing Well on its Way

(© FSC GD)© FSC GDWith the release of Draft 2 of the National Forest Management Standard, FSC Canada has embarked on the testing phase of standard development. Find out what we’re testing and where we are in the process. read more …


Wednesday, 08 March 2017
FSC-STD-50-003 V3-1 Requirements for Sourcing FSC Controlled Wood Approved

(© FSC)© FSCThe new version of the standard replaces V3-0 published in December 2015. The majority of the new standard and procedure remains the same, but there are notable changes made to deadlines and terminology. read more …


Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Open for Consultation : Revised draft of the FSC Trademark Standard

All stakeholders are invited to comment on the second draft of the Trademark Standard FSC-STD-50-001 – Requirements for Use of the FSC Trademarks by Certificate Holders – through our new FSC Consultation Platform. The deadline for commenting is 30 April 2017. read more …


Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Online Course on Controlled Wood Standard Available

An online course for the revised Controlled Wood requirements is now available. read more …


Monday, 06 February 2017
Preparing for the General Assembly – Pan Boreal Members Meeting

(© FSC Canada)© FSC CanadaMembers of the Economic chamber of FSC International met in Uppsala, Sweden, on January 23-24, to discuss priorities related to the boreal forest and FSC’s Global Strategic Plan. read more …



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