• Comunicados AWC sobre Guía de Cubiertas en Español

    Aug 24, 2015
    El Consejo Norteamericano de Madera (AWC – por sus siglas en inglés) ha publicado la traducción al idioma español de la Guía Normativa para la Construcción de Cubiertas de Madera Residenciales: DCA 6 – Versión 2012 IRC.
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  • OSHA Issues Wood Dust Enforcement Guidance

    Jun 17, 2015
    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued more realistic guidance to field inspectors looking at accumulations of wood dust. The new guidance provides explicit instruction on how to address dusts, such as wood, with bulk densities of less than 75 lb/ft3.
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  • Check your decks during Building Safety Month

    May 01, 2015
    Building Safety Month in May emphasizes the need to adopt modern building codes
    LEESBURG, VA. – During Building Safety Month, the American Wood Council (AWC) is highlighting the importance of deck safety.
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  • American Wood Council Develops Wood Dust Resource List

    Feb 06, 2014
    American Wood Council Develops Wood Dust Resource List
    LEESBURG, VA. – To assist North American wood products companies in identifying specialists and experts on combustible wood dust, the American Wood Council (AWC) has developed a new web page listing consultants offering services on the subject.
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