AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED SUPPLIER
OF TREATED WOODEN POLES
AFRICA’S MOST TRUSTED
SUPPLIER OF TREATED
WOODEN POLES

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Action2020's 9 Key areas of focus for a sustainable future is more than a project, it is a step towards the future of sustainability for all.

"Based on the latest scientific consensus, Action2020 sets an agenda for business to... Continue Reading

June 30, 2016

Wooden Utility Poles, also known as transmission poles, support overhead power lines and various other public utilities, such as cable, fibre optic cable, and related equipment such as transformers and street lights. It can be referred to as a transmission pole, telephone pole, telecommunication... Continue Reading

People depend on forests to live. They filter the water we drink and the air we breathe. Worldwide, 1.6 billion people rely on forests for their livelihoods, including food, clothing, or shelter. Forests are home to nearly half of the world's species, including some of the most endangered birds... Continue Reading

Chromated copper arsenate (CCA) is a wood preservative that has been used for timber treatment since the mid-1930s. It is a mix of chromium, copper and arsenic (as Copper(II) arsenate) formulated as oxides or salts, and is recognizable for the greenish tint it imparts to timber. CCA is known by... Continue Reading

The following article was shared by The R&B Timber Group from Forests News. Research shows informal networks are the most reliable when government structures fall short.  

 

It has an on-ground social networking system that could be harnessed... Continue Reading

May 25, 2016

A vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice. The science, practice and study of vineyard production is known as a vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but... Continue Reading

The following article was shared by The R&B Timber Group from Forests News. Legal frameworks in Zambia, Mozambique and Tanzania suggest ways that investments in landscapes can contribute to sustainable development.

Diamonds, gold, oil, natural gas,... Continue Reading

The following article was shared by The R&B Timber Group from Forests News.

Demand for wood can lead to forest degradation, making life harder for forest-dependent communities.

 

Protecting tropical forests in Africa often means... Continue Reading

The following article and video was shared by World Hardwood from Forests News on Timber laws set to shake up local industry.  

Like many areas in Indonesia, the Regency of Berau in East Kalimantan is rich in natural resources such as timber. So naturally... Continue Reading

Utility Poles, also known as transmission poles, support overhead power lines and various other public utilities, such as cable, fibre optic cable, and related equipment such as transformers and street lights. It can be referred to as a transmission pole, telephone pole, telecommunication pole,... Continue Reading

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