Certifications that promote responsibly sourced wood

10 Aug, 2016

Wood is perhaps the most versatile and environmentally friendly material for design and construction, due to its renewable nature, life cycle, carbon offsetting qualities and insulation. It has been documented that spaces created in wood provide mental and physical benefits to people living and/or working in them. In the past, use of some wood hasRead more

How sustainable forestry in Canada is changing the conversation about wood

4 Aug, 2016

Concerns about the environment are growing and echoing in every quarter of the world. Controlling global warming through effective reduction in carbon emissions and switching to greener alternatives in every sphere of consumption is the focus of efforts towards a sustainable future. Construction industry by itself has a huge carbon footprint. Mining for construction materials,Read more