September 30, 2011
Forrest Service report touts wood as a green building material
Yesterday the US Forest Service released a long-awaited report that confirms what the hardwood industry has been saying for years: that wood is a “greener” building material than alternatives, yielding fewer greenhouse gases, improving the health of our forests and environment, and supporting hundreds of thousands of American jobs.
View the full press release here: http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/!ut/p/c5/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os_gAC9-wMJ8QY0MDpxBDA09nXw9DFxcXQ-cAA_1wkA5kFaGuQBXeASbmnu4uBgbe5hB5AxzA0UDfzyM_N1W_IDs7zdFRUREAZXAypA!!/dl3/d3/L2dJQSEvUUt3QS9ZQnZ3LzZfUDhNVlZMVDMxMEJUMTBJQ01IMURERDFTODU!/?printable=true&contentidonly=true&contentid=2011%2f09%2f0426.xml