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Biomass sustainability criteria under discussion 27 October, 2014
Biomass suppliers and the owners and operators of biomass installations are being urged to attend a free seminar at Stirling Auction Mart on November 5 to learn about important industry developments coming into effect in 2015.
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Anti-biomass campaigners to lobby Green Investment Bank
Monday, October 27, 2014 Environmental campaigners and members of pressure group Biofuelwatch will stage a protest at an event in London marking the Green Investment Bank's second anniversary, on Tuesday October 28.
New merchant software targets customer relationships
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Ten-25 Software has developed a new integrated CRM (customer relationship management module) to its UniTrade 360 timber merchant trading system.
Obituary – Wyckham Denis Butler
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Wyckham Denis Butler, past national president and past trustee of the Timber Trades’ Benevolent Society, died on September 22.
Kebony features in US award
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 A riverside park in New York decked in Kebony modified wood has won a category award at the American Society of Landscape Architects Awards.
Grown in Britain week launches with ministerial backing
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 The second annual Grown in Britain week kicked off in grand style yesterday with the secretary of state for the environment visiting a major housing project using home-grown timber in the morning and two government ministers speaking at the launch event at the House of Lords in the afternoon.
China Accoya dispute costs Accsys £2.5m
Monday, October 13, 2014 The failed bid by Accsys Technologies to end an agreement to bring Accoya modified wood plants to China and South-east Asia will cost the company almost £2.5m.
EUTR aids responsible timber sourcing
Monday, October 13, 2014 The first analysis of purchases by Timber Trade Federation members since the EU Timber Regulation found a significant improvement in the reduction of risk associated with buying timber, according to the TTF annual report on responsible sourcing.
Scott responds to demand with five-year BSW supply deal
Monday, October 13, 2014 Scott Pallets has signed a five-year supply deal with BSW Timber to ensure it can meet rising demand.
Garden test for Accoya
Saturday, October 11, 2014 Accoya Deck has been tested by crowds at the International Garden Festival in France as it enters its sixth month with visitor numbers expected to reach 250,000.
Grown in Britain set for second campaign week
Saturday, October 11, 2014 Grown in Britain Week gets under way on Monday with a series of events to mark the first year of the campaign to boost home-grown wood products and create a wood culture in the UK.

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