Technical Updates


Friday, 30 June 2017
CHANGES TO THE DIRECTIVE ON FSC CONTROLLED WOOD

FSC announces changes to the controlled wood requirements related to timber legality legislation in the Directive on FSC Controlled Wood. read more …


Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Transaction verification to be introduced in bamboo supply chains

Mandatory transaction verification of the bamboo supply chain will be introduced in the second half of 2017, due to discoveries of inaccuracies. read more …


Friday, 09 June 2017
Open for consultation: CoC draft Advice Notes and Interpretations

Based on the initial stakeholder feedback received on the revised FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0, FSC decided to produce some advice notes and standard interpretations. read more …


Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Consultation open: Controlled wood strategy

In order to further develop the controlled wood strategy, FSC is holding an open consultation following the outcome of the recent Controlled Wood Global Strategy Workshop (28 February to 2 March 2017). read more …


Thursday, 04 May 2017
ASI lifts suspension of Bureau Veritas

Effective on 28 April 2017, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of certification body Bureau Veritas Certification Holding SAS after the company has satisfactorily addressed and corrected the non-conformities that led to the sanction in place since October 2016. read more …


Monday, 24 April 2017
ASI lifts suspension of Nepcon

Effective on 19 April 2017, Accreditation Services International (ASI) has lifted the suspension of certification body NEPCon OÜ after it has been able to successfully address and correct the non-conformities that triggered the sanction. read more …



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