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  • Wood products industry releases Reuse Wood website

    Sep 22, 2015
    The American Wood Council (AWC) and Canadian Wood Council (CWC) have partnered with Building Materials Reuse Association (BMRA) to develop an online North American directory outlining reuse and recycling options for wood and wood products.
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  • AWC applauds final BioPreferred Program regulations

    Jun 15, 2015
    WASHINGTON – American Wood Council (AWC) President and CEO Robert Glowinski has issued the following statement regarding the final issuance of U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) BioPreferred Program regulations today. The 2014 Farm Bill states that forest products, previously considered to be ineligible because they were "mature market," are now eligible products to be recognized in USDA biobased programs.
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  • BioPreferred Program Opens to Wood Products Today

    Sep 02, 2014
    WASHINGTON - American Wood Council (AWC) President and CEO Robert Glowinski has issued the following statement regarding the recognition of wood products under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) BioPreferred Program going into effect today. The 2014 Farm Bill states that forest products, previously considered to be ineligible because they were “mature market,” are now eligible products to be recognized in USDA biobased programs.
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  • AWC Statement on USDA's biobased final rule

    Aug 04, 2014
    WASHINGTON – American Wood Council President and CEO Robert Glowinski has issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Friday release of a final rule on the BioPreferred program that, among other changes, deletes the mature market language from the regulation. The 2014 Farm Bill includes language on the Biobased Program that explicitly states forest products are eligible biobased products and recognizes ways in which innovation can be demonstrated in those products.
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  • AWC Applauds Newly Enacted Farm Bill for its Recognition of Key Industry Initiatives

    Feb 07, 2014
    WASHINGTON – The American Wood Council (AWC) is pleased to announce its strong support and appreciation for President Obama's signing of the Farm Bill, which recognizes and promotes several issues of interest to AWC and its member companies.
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  • American Wood Council Commends Congress on Farm Bill Conference

    Jan 28, 2014
    WASHINGTON – American Wood Council President and CEO Robert Glowinski today issued the following statement regarding the release of the House and Senate Farm Bill Conference Report.
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  • AWC Statement on House Passage of the 2013 Farm Bill

    Jul 12, 2013
    WASHINGTON – American Wood Council President and CEO Robert Glowinski today issued the following statement regarding yesterday's House's passage of the 2013 Farm Bill.
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  • Industry Leaders Talk Paper and Wood Products, Sustainable Manufacturing Today on Capitol Hill

    Jun 19, 2013
    WASHINGTON – More than 50 forest products industry leaders from across the country are on Capitol Hill today representing the interests of the nearly 900,000 Americans in talking to Members of Congress about the top priorities for paper and wood products manufacturers.
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