FSC has updated the main standard for FSC Chain of Custody Certification (FSC-STD-40-004) to version 3.0, effective as of 01 April 2017.
Certificates issued under the previous version of the standard will be valid until 31 March 2018.
By the end of the transition period, all certificate holders are required to have been evaluated against the revised standard.
A brief summary of the key changes have been outlined below. Start preparing for the transition today!