Japan Tag

What do you do when an eminent Japanese Doctor of Architecture asks to incorporate a visit to a modern timber frame house while in the UK with his five architecture students? You contact the Chris James, Chair of EATTA and Tabitha Binding, University Engagement Manager...

Multiple issues related to wood Construction were debated at the European Economic and Social Committee during the conference Building with Wood held on the 21st of November 2017. The conference, co-organised by CEI-Bois (European Confederation of Woodworking Industries), FIEC (European Construction Industry Federation) and EFBWW (European Federation of...

The non-profit environmental law organisation ClientEarth has developed a short comparison table with key information on the Japanese Clean Wood Act, EU Timber Regulation, US Lacey Act and Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition Act. This overview of the four import regulations is particularly helpful for timber operators to better understand...

Mike Worrell, TTF Head of Policy and Sustainability, attended a Timber Legality Seminar in Japan, with over 100 attendees from Japanese Industry. This represented an excellent opportunity for the TTF, on behalf of its members, to demonstrate and showcase our approach to due diligence. The seminar...