- This event has passed.
BC Wood – The Truth About Wood
October 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
BC Wood – The Truth About Wood: The Environmental Benefits of Specifying Certified Sustainable Wood Products
Forests play an important role in our lives. On the negative, they can be a significant source of global greenhouse emissions and a contributor to climate change through deforestation and poor forest management. On the positive, certifying forests and managing them sustainably is one of the best strategies to help in the fight against Climate Change. This course will explain the environmental importance of sustainable forest management, forest certifications, chain-of-custody certifications, forestry carbon cycles, certified sustainable wood products, and how to spot greenwashing claims by some manufacturers.
Date: October 6, 2020
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.
Learning Units (LUs): 1 Core
Register: Click here