Certified wood


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Certified wood

Under the guidance of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), wood-based materials used in building construction that are supplied from sources that comply with sustainable forestry practices, thereby protecting trees, wildlife habitat, streams, and soil.
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The new sawmill will provide rough blanks for processing at the company's kiln-drying facility, where it produces exotic decking, deck tiles, hardwood flooring, beams, live-edge slabs, turning blanks, industrial lumber, cabinet-grade hardwoods, and other FSC certified wood products.
The Colorisi products were developed at the Pujolasos facility in Sant Pere deTorello (Barcelona), and used PEFC certified wood from sustainable forests.
Certified wood can still have issues, and new pathogens are being discovered at a record pace.
To determine if Virginia's primary forest products manufacturers might behave similarly, respondents were asked if increasing the use of certified wood would improve the overall image of wood product manufacturers.
has achieved milestones throughout its young history - from being the first local wood company to brand wood with Matwood, to being the first and only ISO 9001:2008 Certified Wood Processing company in the country and recently, receiving the Forest Stewardship Council FSC-STD-40-004 (V2-1) COC Certification.
In keeping with Accenture's commitment to conducting business in an environmentally sustainable way, the Accenture office in Calgary is eco-efficient, using sustainable and environmentally friendly operational practices, and materials such as Forest Stewardship Council certified wood, carpet tile with up to 68 percent recycled content, and flooring that is Green Label Plus certified by the Carpet and Rug Institute.
The demand for FSC-only certified wood would send American builders to overseas markets for their products, threatening jobs in much of the American forestry industry.
Simply by choosing FSC certified wood and paper products, we can all help to protect the world's forests, leaving a legacy for future generations.
Certified Wood (MR 7) - Use a minimum of 50% FSC-certified wood products
Its portfolio includes architectural wood, commercial wood, stile and rail, artisan, acoustical, lead-lined, plastic laminate and environmentally certified wood doors.
The FSC certified structural insulating panels are eligible for the MR7 certified wood credit under the LEED program.
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