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Kingsgate House scores UK sustainable first

Kingsgate House scores UK sustainable first

Kingsgate House is a seven-story residential project in West London which was the first major construction project in the world to achieve PEFC Project Certification. Located on the King’s Road, West London, Kingsgate House provides 43 affordable residential units. Designed by Horden...

Winter Universiade welcomes PEFC Project Certification

Winter Universiade welcomes PEFC Project Certification

PEFC-certified forests provided the backdrop to the Winter Universiade, which took place in Trentino, Italy in December 2013 and welcomed 3,500 college athletes from 61 countries. The scheme was the second in Italy to receive PEFC Project Certification. With Nordic sports taking place in and...

2012 Olympic Games celebrate world first dual project certification

2012 Olympic Games celebrate world first dual project certification

The entire London 2012 Olympic Park development achieved dual Project Certification from PEFC and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) schemes for its timber usage – the first dual Project Certification in the world. This groundbreaking achievement in sustainable timber procurement played a...

PEFC-certified timber at the heart of restoration project

PEFC-certified timber at the heart of restoration project

Hospital de la Concepción, University of Burgos, Spain Undertaken by UTE Building between October 2007 and February 2009, this was one of the most important timber restoration projects undertaken in the Castilla y León region of Spain. The work on this sensitive piece of...

World's first construction with PEFC Project Certification

World's first construction with PEFC Project Certification

El Faro (The Lighthouse), Zaragoza, Spain The Lighthouse building at the Zaragoza 08 Expo became the first construction project anywhere in the world to be PEFC Project Certified. The developers, UTE Pavilion Initiatives, were awarded chain of custody for this remarkable project as all the...

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Forests area: 304 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 19,800

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