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  • American and Canadian Wood Councils Release Wood Environmental Product Declarations

    May 07, 2013
    WASHINGTON – The American Wood Council (AWC) and Canadian Wood Council (CWC) have announced the release of four new environmental product declarations (EPDs) for North American wood products, including softwood lumber, plywood, oriented strand board, and glue-laminated lumber.
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  • American Wood Council Statement on USDA Green Building Policy

    Mar 31, 2011
    WASHINGTON. - American Wood Council President Robert Glowinski today released the following statement on the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) announcement to promote the use of wood as a Green Building material.
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  • Support from Members of Congress for Expanding Sustainable Forest Certification Could Stimulate Market for Forest Products

    Jul 19, 2010
    WASHINGTON – Seventy-nine members of the U.S. House of Representatives showed their support for wood as a renewable building resource – and the workers it supports in the U.S. forest products industry -- in a letter to the President and CEO of the U.S. Green Building Council, Rick Fedrizzi, by urging the expansion of recognized sustainable forest certification programs.
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  • AWC Recognizes High-Performance Building Week

    Jun 14, 2010
    Wood Products are an Essential Element for Green Building
    WASHINGTON – The High-Performance Building Congressional Caucus Coalition (HPBCCC), of which the American Wood Council (AWC) is a member, has designated June 13-19 as High-Performance Building Week. The week is an opportunity to highlight the importance of high-performance buildings to federal, state, and local policymakers and the general public. The extensive use of wood products in our buildings achieves the sustainability goals established for high-performance building.
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