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
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
StrongFix - improved support from Norbord
Specifically designed for dry lining applications, SterlingOSB Zero StrongFix is a precision engineered oriented strand board (OSB) with a special groove machined into the edge for metal C-studs at 600mm centres.
24 SEP 2018
SterlingOSB StrongFix – for heavyweight fixtures and fittings in dry lining applications from Norbord
The new SterlingOSB StrongFix panel has been designed to strengthen and provide secure anchorage areas in metal C-stud dry lining applications.
24 AUG 2017