Having been in business for nearly 100 years Holbrook Lumber has become associated with many of the industries quality organizations. We have listed and provided links to many of those organizations that we believe you will find helpful in your quest for knowledge and information. Should you have any additional suggested industry links don't hesitate to let us know!
APA - The Engineered Wood Association
IWPA - International Wood Products Association trade association representing importers.
NWFA - National Wood Flooring Association
NAWLA - North American Wholesale Lumber Association which contains a directory of most of the major forest products companies in the US and Canada.
NRLA - Northeastern Retail Lumber Association
NELMA - Northeast Lumber Manufacturer’s Association
NLBMDA - National Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association
Temperate Forest Foundation
WWPA - Western Wood Products Association provides information on Western softwoods including Douglas Fir, Hem-Fir and Ponderosa-Pine.
World Tree Technology Great information about Paulownia
BC Forest Info - Facts about British Columbia forestry practices and production
Western Cedar Lumber Association
Forest Certification Resource Center : Directory of companies doing business in environmentally certified products
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
Scientific Certification Systems
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Tropical Forest Foundation (TFF)
Canadian International Development Agency - Tropical Forestry Paper: Well written and detailed report on tropical deforestation.
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