Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Authorsort descending Date Reports Area
Wood, Concrete, Steel: Competitive Environment for British Columbia Wood and Wood Products in North America
FII / Fleishman Hillard International Communications
2010 Sign in to view this report Environment / Green Building / Certification
Summary Report; Survey of International Tall Wood Buildings
2014 Wood Building Systems
The Case For Tall Wood Buildings: How Mass Timber Offers a Safe, Economical, and Environmentally Friendly Alternative for Tall Building Structures
FII/Canadian Wood Council/Wood Enterprise Coalition
2012 Wood Building Systems
Woodmiles UK: A Canadian situational analysis
2010 Environment / Green Building / Certification
Toward a Common Cause: the Embrace of Carbon Along a Supply Chain
FII/FPAC/UBC/WWF Global Forest Programme
2009 Pulp And Paper, Environment / Green Building / Certification
Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs): Market Assessment for Canadian Wood Products
2011 Environment / Green Building / Certification
Woodmiles Japan: A Canadian Situational Analysis
FII/FPInnovations, Forintek Division
2009 Environment / Green Building / Certification
Comparison of selected forest certification standards
2010 Environment / Green Building / Certification
MPB Lodgepole Pine Four-sided Rectangular Cants For the Chinese Remanufacturing Market
Forestry Innovation Investment
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Review of Building Code Approaches for Podium Structures - Western US Examples
FP Innovations, Geoff W. Triggs
2015 Wood Building Systems, Performance