Category Archives: Sustainable Forestry & Timber

Environmental Protection Reform in Victoria

An overview of Victorian Environmental Protection reform that has been triggered by a renewed commitment and response to climate change and for the protection of our natural environment to ensure the health of the community. In 2017 both the Climate … Continue reading

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Australian Quarantine Act 1908 renewal

The Biosecurity Act 2015 will replace the Quarantine Act 1908 on 16 June 2016. The supporting Regulations, Determinations and Tools are currently open for public consultation, for further information visit Department of Agriculture and Water Resources. If your organisation either imports … Continue reading

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Forest Stewardship Council – Online Claims Platform Webinars

If you are interested to learn more about the Online Claims Platform (OCP) or how to test the OCP then Webinars are available for all Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certificate holders and interested parties alike. The Webinars will be approximately … Continue reading

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Good Wood Guide

Greenpeace Australia Pacific has produced a Good Wood Guide that helps you find companies that sell Good Wood – wood sourced from sustainable sources.    Good Wood suppliers listed in the guide are certified by independent bodies such as Forest Stewardship … Continue reading

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Reuse and Recycle

Reuse, Recycle and repair salvaged timber and wood products easily. Maybe you have Pallets that can no longer be repaired – well they could be recycled into bio-filters for stormwater or odours, landscape mulch and even animal bedding. For further … Continue reading

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Illegal Logging – Local & International Update

 Forestry Stewardship Council – News May 2013 – The Danzer Group – Democratic Republic of Congo Oct 2007 – Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)- Indonesia – to be reviewed in 2014. European Union Country by country update and links to … Continue reading

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