Sustainably managed forest

Sustainably managed forest

The use of forests in a way and at a rate that maintains their biodiversity, productivity, regeneration capacity, and vitality without compromising their potential to fulfill, now and in the future, relevant ecological functions, and that does not cause damage to other ecosystems.
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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved on 13 July 2016 a $14 million senior loan through its private sector window to Form Ghana Ltd for restoration of degraded forest reserves through sustainably managed forest plantations.
This boarding school also solved the fuel storage problem by sourcing wood chips from the sustainably managed forest woodlot near campus.
sourced sustainably managed forest resources or by-products andsold to utilities and industrial users for energy production.
Another way to use wood responsibly is to purchase products certified by the nonprofit Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) as originating from a sustainably managed forest.
But at another level, there is a deep irony in this book which is encapsulated in the way it moves from this well-intentioned introduction to a lengthy first section on chairs -- chairs of polypropylene, waste wood, metal, expanded polystyrene, paper, rubber, plant waste, mahogany (from sustainably managed forest, of course), wicker, glass, felt, aramide fibre braid .
Another way to use wood responsibly is to purchase products certified by the non-profit Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) as originating from a sustainably managed forest.
It's not that you can go to a lumber yard and find a stamp that says, 'This wood is from a sustainably managed forest.
The idea behind the certification is that consumers who purchase products such as lumber or other wood products can see the label and know that it comes from a sustainably managed forest.
Consumers who buy a product stamped with an FSC logo are assured that wood comes from a sustainably managed forest that has been monitored by independent auditors, McCarthy explains.
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