Technical Updates


Monday, 01 November 2004
FSC International Update

Controlled Wood Standard Explained read more …


Friday, 01 October 2004
FSC Launches New Chain of Custody Standards

New FSC Labels Arrive on Shelves by Year End read more …


Sunday, 01 August 2004
Appalachia and Ozark-Ouachita Standards Accredited by FSC International

On July 07, 2004, the Standards Committee for the FSC International (FSC-IC) Board of Directors accredited the Ozark-Ouachita and the Appalachia regional standards. Due to the hard work of Dr. Jeff Stringer, Working Group Coordinator for the Appalachia standard, and Kent Landrum, Working Group Coordinator for the Ozark standard, the Appalachia standard was accredited for five years while the Ozark standard was accredited for three years. During the next year, FSC staff and the working group coordinators will be working to meet the conditions issued for each of the standards. read more …


Sunday, 01 August 2004
Percentage Based Claims Policy Review

Board Decision Deferred to Refine Controlled Wood Standard read more …


Tuesday, 01 June 2004
Percentage Based Claims Policy Update

The FSC-US held two meetings to educate stakeholders on proposed changes to the FSC percentage-based claims policy and to allow stakeholders the opportunity to give feedback on the proposed standard directly to FSC International. read more …


Tuesday, 01 July 2003
Percentage-Based Claims Policy Review

Proposed Revisions for Sawmills read more …