Despite the position of their American counterpart, Green Building Council programs in other parts of the world are taking an inclusive approach to forest certification instead of limiting themselves to just the Forest Stewardship Council […]
Over the past five years, SFI Inc has been committed to constructively engaging in the U.S. Green Building Council’s forest certification evaluation in the LEED rating system. However, with a vote upon us for a […]
Jason Metnick, SFI Senior Director of Market Access and Product Labeling, recaps his recent radio interviews discussing the impact of the USGBC’s current certified wood credit policy on North American lumber
I recently had the pleasure […]
Nadine Block, who manages Government Outreach for SFI, shares announcement of world-wide support for USGBC to open its LEED standard.
The call for a change in the LEED standard is truly global. Twelve nations have urged […]
Nadine Block, who manages Government Outreach for SFI, shares news about Congressional support to open USGBC’s LEED green building rating system.
Members of Congress have joined with 10 U.S. governors, adding their voices to the […]
Jason Metnick, SFI Senior Director of Market Access and Label Use, provides an update on LEED benchmarks.
As you may have seen, the USGBC recently requested comments on a fourth round of draft benchmarks to evaluate […]
SFI’s Jason Metnick, who works directly with companies in the wood and paper supply chain, headed to the American Institute of Architects Expo 2010 in Miami. The conference is held this year […]