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Sustainable Forest Management (PEFC ST 1003:2010)

Covers requirements for forest management standards applicable to all types of forests.

The interpretation of the requirements for various types of forests or geographical zones is included as an appendix to this document. The interpretation for forest plantations is included in Appendix 1 to this document. The requirements laid out in this document must be reflected in the forest management standards submitted for PEFC endorsement. They constitute requirements for owners or managers applying for forest certification, as well as contractors and other operators operating in certified forests.

This standard has been replaced by PEFC ST 1003:2018.

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Sustainable Forest Management (PEFC ST 1003:2010) (200.78 kB)