SIM-12-005: Draft International Water Stewardship Standard (IWSS)

The draft International Water Stewardship Standard (IWSS) was published on March 17, 2012. The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) is accepting comments on the Standard through June 15, 2012, and hopes to issue a final version in mid-2013. The forest products industry is directly represented on the standard development committee. NCASI will participate with AF&PA and FPAC in the preparation of comments. This memo provides a brief summary of the draft IWSS and related documents.