Posts Tagged ‘natural insulating properties’

Sustainable Wood

Wednesday, January 10th, 2007

Forest certification, reduced-formaldehyde panels build on natural qualities

The manufacturing of wood products uses fewer resources and is less polluting than other materials

by Kathy Abusow

Of all building materials, wood has the largest number of inherent green attributes. Biodegradability, carbon sequestration and renewability top an impressive list that also includes low embodied energy, low manufacturing emissions, and natural insulating properties. (more…)