AWI e-briefs - 07/15/2010 (Plain Text Version)

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Fourth Certified Wood Benchmark Comment Period Closed

Prior to the deadline for comments on the Certified Wood Standard proposed by the U.S. Green Building Council, the Forest Stewardship Council submitted their comments. There is a lot at stake among competing certification bodies. See what the FSC submitted.

In an open letter, FSC-US President Corey Brinkema wrote, "A strong rebuke of the proposed weakening of the MRc7 Certified Wood credit is needed now." See the Open Letter here.  [Return to top]