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Assessed five international forest certification


Environment minister Elliot Morley has announced that the government has assessed five international forest certification schemes and found they all fulfil its criteria for legal harvesting. The study is the latest stage in a government drive to ensure timber used in the UK comes from sustainable sources. More details can be found on the Department for Food & Rural Affairs website.

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