Canada Wood is a joint initiative between the Canadian government and timber industry association partners representing producers in Canada, serving as a link to approximately 10% of the world’s forest area and to Canada’s wealth of timber and wood products.
European Timber Regulation as it relates to timber harvested in Canada
Also referred to as the European Illegal Timber Regulation (EUITR), fully implemented from 3 March 2013. For the benefit of operators importing timber and wood-based products from Canada you will find in these few pages information to assist you in complying, relatively simply, with your due diligence requirements. More Information
Environmental Product Declarations
The North American wood products industry has developed several industry-wide EPDs, applicable to all the wood product manufacturers located across North America. These EPDs have obtained third-party verification from the Underwriters Laboratories Environment (ULE), an independent certification body. You will find the details here