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Trade and Sustainable Development: Invitation to participate in the Civil Society Dialogue Forum of the EU – Central America Association Agreement

Trade Europe - Fri, 2015-05-29 00:00
Trade and Sustainable Development: Invitation to participate in the Civil Society Dialogue Forum of the EU – Central America Association Agreement
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TTIP and Health-Meet the team negotiating pharmaceuticals, medical devices and cosmetics in TTIP – Stakeholder meeting

Trade Europe - Wed, 2015-05-27 00:00
TTIP and Health-Meet the team negotiating pharmaceuticals, medical devices and cosmetics in TTIP – Stakeholder meeting
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Ecotrust forest deal returns an Oregon tribe to its ancestral lands

Metla Finland - Sun, 2015-05-24 03:33

Ecotrust Forest Management sells forestland for the first time.
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Vince Bulic’s Weekly Lumber Market Wrap: For the week ending May 22, 2015

Metla Finland - Sat, 2015-05-23 22:54

The market saw a solid week of business leading into the US Memorial Day weekend.
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New hotel on Redstone the first of its kind to use cross laminated timber

Metla Finland - Sat, 2015-05-23 22:45

A new four story hotel being built on Redstone Arsenal is significant in more ways than one.
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Japanese home uses wooden material stronger than steel to combat natural disasters

Metla Finland - Sat, 2015-05-23 22:38

Glulam is a versatile wooden beam consisting of multiple “wooden laminations” which are fused together with a strong, moisture-resistant adhesive.
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Growing the market for softwood lumber

Metla Finland - Sat, 2015-05-23 22:31

Nearly a decade ago, after years of conflict, the North American softwood lumber industry came together in a collaborative effort to protect and grow the market for our products.
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B.C. Korea Trade & Investment Forum

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 23:01

The new Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement has created significant business opportunities between the Republic of Korea and British Columbia, Canada. 

Join senior business and government leaders in B.C. and visiting from Korea to advance your business strategy to take advantage…

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Thinking about <b>REDD+</b> benefit sharing mechanisms

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 20:05
... products, including ecological services and carbon sequestration. Lastly, CF is a forest management option for the implementation of REDD+.
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Thinking about <b>REDD+</b> benefit sharing mechanisms

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 20:05
... products, including ecological services and carbon sequestration. Lastly, CF is a forest management option for the implementation of REDD+.
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Tribe meets with groups to discuss collaboration on Anchor forest project

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 19:12

Representatives from the Colville Business Council, Tribal Land and Property Division, and Bureau of Indian Affairs Forestry Division met with groups interested in collaborating with the tribes on the Anchor forest project.
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Landscape Scale Restoration program forging partnerships across boundaries

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 19:05

With support from the Landscape Scale Restoration program of the USDA Forest Service, the Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) is achieving goals outlined in its Forest Action Plan.
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13 story timber tower to be built in Quebec City, will be tallest in North America

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 17:15

The plyscraper era has begun as Cross Laminated Timber towers start popping up everywhere.
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North Coast Chapter of California Women in Timber hand out scholarships

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 17:09

A Fortuna High School student is one of four seniors to be selected as scholarship recipients by the North Coast Chapter of California Women in Timber.
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Peer-reviewed science reveals markets are vital for sustainability

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 17:00

Markets for wood products are affected by polices that encourage or constrain market participation.
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This land is my land

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 16:53

Private forest owners welcome the opportunities presented by growing pellet markets, but feel their story of sustainability speaks for itself.
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World’s smallest wood biomass power plant comes to UK

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 16:45

A mini biomass power plant suitable for small business use has been set up in Cheshire.
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Ryan Mellor, Sales Director, RMT Direct Ltd: “I am not a co-director of Ecopush or at any time had anything involvement with this company”

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 16:09
EcoPush, the Gibraltar-based company offering “investments” in carbon trading, biofuels, agricultural commodities and sustainable timber, has disappeared. REDD-Monitor wrote about the company in June 2013. In December 2014, someone called “John Muir” left a comment on REDD-Monitor saying that the company’s website was no longer live, and that no one … read more
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Conaf O´Higgins conmemora el Día Internacional de la Diversidad Biológica

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 14:42
El día 22 de mayo de mayo se celebra esta fecha, proclamada por la Asamblea de las Naciones Unidas.
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TPA In Sabah Exceeds 10 Per Cent Global Recommended Std

Metla Finland - Fri, 2015-05-22 14:33
He said apart from Sustainable Forest Management, the department had embarked on programmes to attain good forest governance including the ...
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