Why the commitment to meet energy targets is harming our forests
The UK Government has signed up to meet CO2 emmissions targets by ensuring that 15% of all our energy requirements are met from ‘renewable’ energy sources by 2020.
07 NOV 2017
Use Wood Wisely discusses burning a hole in the pockets of tax payers and consumers
Norbord argues for the ‘cascade of use’ philosophy.
30 APR 2018
Use Wood Wisely – Norbord’s campaign continues apace
Norbord’s Use Wood Wisely campaign continues apace.
31 JAN 2018
UK ‘Green’ Policies Will Accelerate Global Deforestation
Use Wood Wisely tackles environmental issues affecting the UK and the wider world, debating the pressing need for sustainable and renewable energy sources.
28 NOV 2017
UK & EU Energy Policies are a Threat to Established Industries
UK & EU Energy Policies are a Threat to Established Industries.
13 JUL 2017
Torwood Scouts thanks Norbord for brand new flooring
A group of Falkirk Scouts has thanked Norbord’s team at the Cowie plant for helping youngsters take to the floor for even more community activities. The 2nd Torwood Scout Group, based at the hall near Glenbervie golf course near Stirling, called upon Norbord to help with a flooring issue.
07 JAN 2019
To be or not to be OSB?
For those specifiers who have contemplated using SterlingOSB Zero for a new project, Norbord has produced a CPD video presentation which highlights the features and benefits of the popular, versatile board.
21 JAN 2019
Timber Frame is re-shaping the UK housebuilding industry
Recent developments in the housebuilding industry look set to stimulate the market for timber frame construction.
19 OCT 2017
The UK taxpayer paying power stations to burn wood!
The UK Government adds a levy to all household energy bills to pay for their incentive to power stations to burn wood.
04 DEC 2017
The Biomass Debate Heats Up
Biomass opposition is constantly stepping up as Norbord and other wood-using industries join forces with environmental charities to urge Government to limit support for subsidies.
19 SEP 2017