Materials Smackdown: What's Greener - Wood, Metal or Plastic Jul 31, 2010 For the most part, furniture products are generally composed of plastic, wood or metal – which of these materials is the most environmentally friendly? Unsure? Then your best bet is to check out our materials smackdown, where we pit wood, metal and plastic against one another to see how each stacks up
Find Environmentally Friendly Wood - Networx Wood isn't always eco-friendly; it depends where it comes from and how it was harvested.
Eco Friendly Wood Products, natural wood veneer reduces demand Natural wood veneer is an eco friendly wood product, reducing the use of lumber and saving trees, while still providing a quality wood finish.
Eco-Friendly Wood Flooring: The 6 Most Sustainable Choices Here is your comprehensive guide to the 6 most sustainable choices for eco-friendly wood flooring.
Eco Friendly Products From An Earth Friendly Lumber Company SFP For starters, we plant more trees than we cut. Also, our process is extremely efficient. From bark that is turned into landscape mulch to shavings used to make animal bedding, every part of the tree is responsibly consumed so that nothing goes to waste. And when you buy treated wood products from Spartanburg Forest
The Guide to Sourcing Eco-Friendly & Recycled Wood Greener Ideal Aug 9, 2014 A less obvious, but just as important, way of making a difference is by ensuring that the furniture and other wooden products you buy are eco-friendly. And that doesn't mean throwing out all your plastic and swapping to wood – although it might seem like it, it's not necessarily better to have items made of
Steel vs Wood: Which Building is More Eco-Friendly? Mar 10, 2017 There are some common misconceptions about which type of building is the most eco-friendly: steel or wood? Worldwide Steel breaks down the facts.
building materials - What are eco-friendly substitutes of wood But let's take your question at face value: To be be more eco-friendly than wood, it requires the following attributes: Even more local than your neighbourhood forest. Renewable, or be from a very large resource not currently in signficant demand. Low in energy to gather, process and use.
The good wood guide: Eco-friendly options for furnishing your home Jun 14, 2007 The timber industry is big business and our insatiable demand for wood is fed largely with unsustainable, destructive and illegal logging practices in many countries. If you hope to achieve anything close to an eco-friendly home it's imperative you check that any wood you buy or use for construction comes
Wood and the Environment Southern Forest Products Association Wood and the Environment. The Environmentally Friendly Choice (download SFPA's Life Cycle of Wood Building Products). Wood may be the most environmentally friendly material available for building homes or businesses. Here's why: Wood products are produced from trees, a naturally renewable resource. More wood