From 10 to 12 October 2017, the Timber Trade Federation presented its latest projects and publications at Timber Expo 2017, NEC Birmingham. Here is what they had to say on the convention:
Illegal deforestation has become a major problem in the world, particularly in Brazil, where at least 90 percent of Amazon deforestation is illegal.
We are proud to have received top marks from the WWF for our performance on sustainable timber and timber products in the WWF-UK Timber Scorecard 2017.Read more
Sustainability in building design and construction is becoming a substantial consideration for all trades involved. If construction continues without thought towards depleting resources and harmful consequences, it will compromise future generations in fulfilling their own needs.Read more
If ever there was more reason to ensure you purchase sustainable timber products, a new study has estimated the number of trees on the planet and human’s influence on them.Read more