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Last week we talked about PEFC, the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification. I wanted to list out some familiar abbreviations. These are the North America certification systems that...
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I was asked recently if I could do a small glossary of some of the Green Certification programs out there. I decided to start with PEFC because it’s not just a single certification program. Rather,
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This is just a short post because all the airplane air I’ve been breathing the last few weeks has left me with a cold. And that’s put me a good bit behind on my work load. So this week I’m...
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There is no such thing as HDF. Did I get your attention? I’ve said something like that before in blogs, but I think it’s time we make a blog just on this topic. With the new EPA reg about...
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The IWF is not a big show for the flooring world. In fact, it was my first time there. I enjoyed my walk through the machinery hall, seeing not just the familiar woodworking machines, but all the new...
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I know the NWFA’s been swamped with calls. Certainly I’ve received multiple emails and phone calls regarding the newly released prepublication of the EPA rule on composite wood products, and...
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September 21st is your last chance this year to attend one of IWPA’s Compliance Training classes. Classes have been incredibly popular—they turned people away at the door in NC and were forced to...
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This year, the Hardwood Federation Fall Fly-In is scheduled for September 20-22, 2016. And, logically enough, it’s going to be in Washington, D.C., because that’s the best place to meet with a...
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I’ll be in Atlanta at the IWF (International Woodworking Fair) next week—if you’re going to be around, come by to say hello. This is not one of my regular shows, but I’m going to be there as...
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So there’s been a lot of ranting in the last half dozen posts or so about manipulated or meaningless statistics and about bad or abused science and lazy or sensationalist media. I’ll surely...
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