Technical Updates

Tuesday, 13 November 2012
Online Claims Platform Website Launched

New Online Claims Platform WebsiteStreaming the process of validation read more …

Tuesday, 23 October 2012
National Controlled Wood Risk Assessment Deadline Extended

Controlled Wood (© Forest Stewardship Council A.C.)© Forest Stewardship Council A.C.At the 2011 FSC General Assembly, the highest decision making body of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), the FSC Membership passed Policy Motion 51 to ‘Strengthen the Controlled Wood System’. The motion includes a revision of the Controlled Wood Standard (FSC-STD-40-003), an evaluation of existing risk assessments, the phase-out of company developed Risk Assessments and the development of FSC National Controlled Wood Risk Assessments by December 31st, 2012. read more …

Monday, 22 October 2012
FSC Canada launches Forest Management Standard Revision Process

Logs (© Monika Patel)© Monika PatelThe FM Standards Revision Process is expected to take approximately two years beginning in the late fall 2012 and aiming to have the Standards approved by December 31, 2014. read more …

Wednesday, 19 September 2012
FSC Canada Standards Revision Process Survey

Trees (© Forest Stewardship Council A.C.)© Forest Stewardship Council A.C.In an effort to create a stable and broadly supported process, FSC Canada asks all interested stakeholders to take the time to fill out a survey to share your thoughts on the design of the standards revision process read more …

Friday, 14 September 2012
Forest Management Certificate Transfer Protocol Approved

TreesCommencing April 1st, 2013, the Province of Quebec dictates that public forest management responsibilities will be taken away from forest companies and taken over by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Wildlife (MRNF). read more …

Thursday, 28 June 2012
Standard Interpretations Notice

National Boreal Standard read more …

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