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FINSA HOME launches online store for PEFC-certified kitchens,laminate flooring

FINSA HOME launches online store for PEFC-certified kitchens,laminate flooring

FINSA HOME, one of the UK’s premier distributors of DIY kitchens and laminate floorings, recently launched the first online store dedicated to supplying only PEFC-certified products.  With almost 90% of the wood-based products in its catalogue PEFC-certified, FINSA HOME is one of the...

Opening Doors… Responsibly!

Opening Doors… Responsibly!

There is an old riddle that says “When is a door not a door?” and the answer is “When it’s ajar [a jar]!” Now, a new twist on this would be to say “When it’s a JELD-WEN door!” Founded in the USA in 1960, JELD-WEN, Inc. is the world’s foremost manufacturer of wooden doors, window frames and...

 DELAFORESTA: It’s about the ham!

DELAFORESTA: It’s about the ham!

A distinguishing feature of Spain is its Mediterranean climate: very hot, dry summers and mild winters accompanied by erratic rainfall. Mediterranean forests along with the diversity and spatial distribution of their flora and fauna have been defined by this unique climate, and are home to the...

2012 Olympic Games celebrate world first dual project certification

2012 Olympic Games celebrate world first dual project certification

The entire London 2012 Olympic Park development achieved dual Project Certification from PEFC and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) schemes for its timber usage – the first dual Project Certification in the world. This groundbreaking achievement in sustainable timber procurement played a...

Finnish Cabinetmaker Creates PEFC-Certified Wooden iPad Cases

Finnish Cabinetmaker Creates PEFC-Certified Wooden iPad Cases

Just when it looked like the market for accessories for a certain well-known brand of electronic consumer goods may be saturated, Finnish cabinetmaker Petri Koivusipilä has come up with a new and innovative item to debunk the idea. Proving that the apple never falls far from the tree, he has...

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Ground-Breaking Bridport House Built from PEFC Certified Spruce Wood

Ground-Breaking Bridport House Built from PEFC Certified Spruce Wood

London-based Bridport House is a ground-breaking multi-storey residential complex built from cross-laminated timber (CLT) sourced from PEFC-certified spruce forests of Central Europe. Designed by Karakusevic Carson Architects and overseen by building contractors Willmott Dixon, Bridport House in...

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FACIT Homes Use PEFC Certified Timber

FACIT Homes Use PEFC Certified Timber

Proud house owners Nick and Veronika Garwolinski chose the Facit Homes system to create a home with PEFC certified timber at its very heart. In 2007, Nick and Veronika Garwolinski purchased a plot of land at auction. Keen to build the house of their dreams and one with solid environmental...

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B&K Structures Provides PEFC Certified Timber to Wiltshire-Based Wellington Academy

B&K Structures Provides PEFC Certified Timber to Wiltshire-Based Wellington Academy

Architects and contractors working on the extension of the Wiltshire-based Wellington Academy sought the services of building specialists B&K Structures and their PEFC certified timber to create a sustainable, environmentally friendly structure. The Wellington Academy is an institution for...

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