In September 2015, the US Environmental Protection Agency issued “Recommendations of Specifications, Standards and Ecolabels” to guide federal procurement. For lumber and wood, FSC is now the only EPA recommended standard. The Forest Stewardship Council US applauded this decision and sent a letter of thanks to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.
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On October 30, 2015, Humboldt Redwood Company completed the asset purchase related to the Steam and Power Plant located in Scotia, California. This purchase will allow our Scotia facility to generate steam and electricity to be used in our sawmill operations. Excess electricity will be sold. The use of biomass to make steam and electricity
Over the next few weeks Humboldt Redwood will be releasing a series of short video clips to help you better understand who we are and what we do as a company. From our forestlands to our mill to our sustainable practices and more, get up close and personal with Humboldt Redwood. We hope you enjoy
There are many reasons why redwood is the deck wood of choice for people across the country, and easy maintenance is one of them. But that doesn’t mean you should install it and forget it. It requires less maintenance than other types of deck wood, but if you want to keep you redwood deck looking