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Roof of Tesco Express' Dunfermline Store from PEFC Certified Wood

Roof of Tesco Express' Dunfermline Store from PEFC Certified Wood

PEFC certified materials are being increasingly used throughout Europe for large-scale construction projects. A recent example is the use of PEFC certified wood for the roof of the new Tesco Express store in Dunfermline, Scotland. In a departure from normal practice, the new Tesco Express...

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Ethics Lie at the Heart of UK Oak Doors' Decision to Source PEFC Certified Wood

Ethics Lie at the Heart of UK Oak Doors' Decision to Source PEFC Certified Wood

Founded in 2008, British company "UK Oak Doors" specialises in the design and manufacture of solid oak doors for internal and external use. The company also provides skirting boards, door frames and architraves to match the doors. UK Oak Doors' products are handmade under direct supervision...

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Charpente Houot - Certified Since 2009

Charpente Houot - Certified Since 2009

Charpente Houot is a French company specialized in the conception, construction and implementation of wooden frames and structures.The company CEO, Philippe ROUX, describes their experience with PEFC certification and its benefits. Why did you choose to get PEFC certified?Charpente...

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Finnforest Provides PEFC Certified Plywood for the Transport Sector

Finnforest Provides PEFC Certified Plywood for the Transport Sector

Based in Finland, Finnish forestry company Finnforest is part of the Metsäliitto Group. Founded in 1934, Metsäliitto is a cooperative owned by no less than 130,000 private Finnish forest owners. With sales in the region of Euros 5 billion per year, a staff of about 14,000 and production units and...

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Weyerhaeuser Sawmills Offer PEFC Certified Plantation-Grown Wood

Weyerhaeuser Sawmills Offer PEFC Certified Plantation-Grown Wood

Popular for their beauty and resilience, tropical hardwoods are in high demand. Yet their use raises very real issues about sustainability, not least because of the length of time the trees take to mature, concerns about unsustainable practices and illegal logging. Now, international forestry...

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Danish Furniture Manufacturer Tvilum Promotes PEFC Certification

Danish Furniture Manufacturer Tvilum Promotes PEFC Certification

Danish furniture maker, Tvilum, is one of the world's foremost producers of do-it-yourself assembly, flat-pack furniture. Based in Faarvang, the company specializes in the production of 'storage-type' furniture – shelving, cupboards, and kitchen cabinets, among others. The furniture is made...

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UPM: Linking the Bio and Forestry Industries through Sustainability

UPM: Linking the Bio and Forestry Industries through Sustainability

Finnish company UPM is a European leader in fibre and biomass-based industries with businesses in the areas of Energy and Pulp, Paper, and Engineered Materials. The company is fully committed to environmental sustainability: in addition to ensuring that its products are made from renewable raw...

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PEFC and the Monkeys!

PEFC and the Monkeys!

What could possibly link PEFC to monkeys? Well, for a start, both are partial to forests. But now, Netherlands company PressArt has engineered a new link: monkey-resistant, PEFC-certified signage. We caught up with PressArt's Peter-Pim Stolker to find out what more about this monkey business.

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