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Forest Stewardship Council Certified Wood Products

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an international network that promotes responsible management of the world’s forests.  Founded by a diverse group of industry and environmental stakeholders, including the Rainforest Alliance, FSC developed a consistent, comprehensive and reliable set of third-party certification standards for forest management and wood products that are applied to manufacturers and […]

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LEED: What a Difference a Year Makes

By Peter Templeton, LEED Program Manager, U.S. Green Building Council If you’ve ever been asked, “What is a green building?” you know that it’s a difficult question to answer.  If you’ve ever tried constructing a green building, you know the answer is very important.  Last March, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) responded to that […]

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