By:David Venables in Environment
LCA teaches us that we can't be complacent - wood's environmental claims must be based on solid science
By:Rupert Oliver in Environment
According to the April issue of the BBC magazine bamboo is being "hailed as the 21st century timber" (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17568088) Bamboo may be a relatively benign product environmentally, but wood’s...
To date, wood industry engagement with the US Green Building Council’s LEED program has tended to focus on its restriction of material credits for wood to FSC certified product only.