Technical Updates


Monday, 10 August 2009
Extension of Transitory Period for CoC Requirements

The deadline by which the following two exemptions from current FSC Chain-of-Custody requirements will expire has been extended from December 31, 2009, to December 31, 2010: read more …


Thursday, 16 July 2009
Call for Public Input on Final Draft FSC-US Forest Management Standard

The revised FSC-US Forest Management Standard is now available for the final 60-day phase of public consultation. All interested parties are welcome and encouraged to submit comments, which are due by 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 9, 2009. read more …


Tuesday, 22 April 2008
Family Forest Certification Moves Forward

FSC-US And The FSC Family Forests Alliance Announce Next Steps in Standards Development Process read more …


Monday, 22 October 2007
FSC-US Regional Standards Review Process

FSC-US is now entering Phase II of the Regional Standards Revisions Process of actual revisions to the standards, building off the Phase I Standards Review and stakeholder consultation. read more …


Tuesday, 22 May 2007
Standards Revision Process

Announcing FSC Member And Stakeholder Meetings read more …


Saturday, 21 October 2006
Revised Controlled Wood Standards Approved

Two new versions of the FSC Controlled Wood standards (Version 2-0) of FSC-STD-30-010 FSC Controlled Wood Standard for Forest Management Enterprises and FSC-STD-40-005 Standard for Company Evaluation of FSC Controlled Wood were approved by the FSC International Board of Directors earlier this month. read more …