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Woodlink UK Offers PEFC Certified Alternative to Tropical Hardwoods

Woodlink UK Offers PEFC Certified Alternative to Tropical Hardwoods

Beautiful and resilient, hardwoods are highly coveted for home furnishings, furniture and construction. However, they are also frequently associated with unsustainable forestry practices and deforestation. Now, a British-based company, Woodlink UK, offers a raft of sustainably sourced and...

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Finnish Furniture Group Isku Promotes Sustainable Forestry

Finnish Furniture Group Isku Promotes Sustainable Forestry

Isku is an international, family-owned furniture manufacturer. Founded in 1928, its head office and production facilities are in Lahti, Finland. The group has about 40 stores and outlets in Scandinavia, the Baltic States and Russia. It has a staff of some 1,000 people of which 500 are employed in...

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Spanish Construction Company, ARTEAGA, Promotes Benefits of Certification

Spanish Construction Company, ARTEAGA, Promotes Benefits of Certification

Founded in 2005, ARTEAGA is a small construction company specializing in the production and manufacture of timber structures for housing and other construction projects. Originally located in Barakaldo, an industrial town near Bilbao, the company is today headquartered in Amurrio, some 40km...

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Finnish Forest Owner Promotes Benefits of Certification

Finnish Forest Owner Promotes Benefits of Certification

Finnish forest owner, Katri Simila, is from Toijala, a small town of 12,000 inhabitants located about 150 kilometres north of Helsinki. Since 1995, Katri and her sister have owned forest holdings of some 100 hectares distributed over about 10 forest areas in the south of Finland. These forests...

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Leading German Furniture Manufacturer Decker Promotes Benefits of PEFC Certification

Leading German Furniture Manufacturer Decker Promotes Benefits of PEFC Certification

Since 1915, creativity, quality and craftsmanship have been the cornerstones of success for the wooden furniture manufacturer A. Decker GmbH, a firm advocate of the benefits of PEFC certification. The German Borgentreich-Borgholz-based company specializes in the production of solid wood...

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nobilia: Building PEFC-Certified Kitchens in Germany

nobilia: Building PEFC-Certified Kitchens in Germany

nobilia is Europe's second largest built-in kitchen manufacturer and was the first - and for a long time only - PEFC-certified company of its kind. This commitment to responsible sourcing has assisted nobilia in maintaining and further expanding its leading role in...

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Clear Sound & Vision Promotes Certification and Certified Products

Clear Sound & Vision Promotes Certification and Certified Products

UK-based project management company Clear Sound & Vision Ltd has been successfully encouraging its customers and suppliers to seek out and source certified products. Founded in 1997, Clear Sound & Vision specialises in providing production solutions and packaging for the music, media...

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AbitibiBowater Making a Difference on the Ground  through Stakeholder Engagement

AbitibiBowater Making a Difference on the Ground through Stakeholder Engagement

Based in Montreal, Quebec, AbitibiBowater Inc. is the third largest pulp and paper company in Canada and the eighth largest publicly traded pulp and paper manufacturer in the world. It manages the largest area of publicly-owned forest land in Canada, a total of some 19.5 million...

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