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Next stop on the Wood Awards talks? The Colyer-Fergusson Building

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
The Colyer-Fergusson Building in Canterbury is the latest stop on TRADA’s 2014 Wood Awards talks, with guests...
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Conference to showcase timber innovations

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
Places are still available at the forthcoming Royal Forestry Society ‘Building in Wood’ conference, where...
Categories: Forest

Wood Awards 2014 - call for entries continues untill 16th May.

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
The closing date for the national Wood Awards - the UK’s premier award scheme recognising excellence in timber...
Categories: Forest

Next stop on the Wood Awards talks? The Colyer-Fergusson Building

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
The Colyer-Fergusson Building in Canterbury is the latest stop on TRADA’s 2014 Wood Awards talks, with guests...
Categories: Europe

Conference to showcase timber innovations

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
Places are still available at the forthcoming Royal Forestry Society ‘Building in Wood’ conference, where...
Categories: Europe

Wood Awards 2014 - call for entries continues untill 16th May.

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:16
The closing date for the national Wood Awards - the UK’s premier award scheme recognising excellence in timber...
Categories: Europe

Sonoco's New Albany, Ohio Rigid Plastics Facility Achieves LEED Silver Certification

External link - Tue, 2014-04-22 15:01
HARTSVILLE, S.C., April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced that its New Albany, Ohio, rigid plastics facility has achieved LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The $15 million, 142,230-square-foot plant produces PET bottles for personal care products, as well as plastic components for wall air fresheners. The facility, located in the Beauty and Home Care Campus of New Albany, has been operational since October 2012. "Our team has worked to achieve LEED Silver certification since we began construction in 2011, and we're extremely prou...
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Avery Dennison RFID Tracking Processes Reduce Complexity and Risk for US Apparel Retailers and Brands

Avery dennison - Tue, 2014-04-22 14:01
New Simplified Audit Procedure a Result of Avery Dennison's Strict End-to-End Tracking Processes WESTBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2014-- Avery Dennison Retail Branding and Information Solutions (RBIS), the world’s leading provider of RFID-based inventory management solutions for apparel, announced today further details of its ability to meet the requirements of the licensing agreement with Round Rock Research, LLC for radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, labels, and readers. This agreement, signed in December2013, is designed to help US based apparel retailers and brands implement item level...
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Slovenia to form a new forest management company

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 13:45
Ice storms have caused massive damages to Slovenian forests recently. Slovenia's Ministry for Agriculture and Environment has reacted to this with a proposal for a new state-run forest management company, reports Lesprom Network. The new company will be able to temporarily intervene in the market in the event of natural disasters.
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Slovenia to form a new forest management company

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 13:45
Ice storms have caused massive damages to Slovenian forests recently. Slovenia's Ministry for Agriculture and Environment has reacted to this with a proposal for a new state-run forest management company, reports Lesprom Network. The new company will be able to temporarily intervene in the market in the event of natural disasters.
Categories: Europe

What You Need To Know About Residential Conveyancing in the UK

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 13:08
  It is important to understand what really entails residential conveyancing both as a buyer and also as a seller.  This will not only help you know the process better, but also buffer you against any illegalities that can arise during the whole process. One of the pertinent questions that you will definitely need an […]
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What You Need To Know About Residential Conveyancing in the UK

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 13:08
  It is important to understand what really entails residential conveyancing both as a buyer and also as a seller.  This will not only help you know the process better, but also buffer you against any illegalities that can arise during the whole process. One of the pertinent questions that you will definitely need an […]
Categories: Europe

Statement by Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik after the vote in the European Parliament on Commission's proposal on plastic bags

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 12:11
European Commission Brussels, 16 April 2014 Statement We moved a step closer to our aim of an 80% reduction in use of lightweight plastic bags in Europe today, when the European Parliament voted on its report on the Commission's proposal.
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Statement by Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik after the vote in the European Parliament on Commission's proposal on plastic bags

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 12:11
European Commission Brussels, 16 April 2014 Statement We moved a step closer to our aim of an 80% reduction in use of lightweight plastic bags in Europe today, when the European Parliament voted on its report on the Commission's proposal.
Categories: Europe

"Let's Clean Up Europe" on 10 May

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 12:00
European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 April 2014 Every year, millions of tonnes of litter end up in Europe's streets, oceans, beaches, forests and natural areas. And every year millions of Europeans get out in their neighborhoods to clean up in voluntary actions.
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"Let's Clean Up Europe" on 10 May

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 12:00
European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 April 2014 Every year, millions of tonnes of litter end up in Europe's streets, oceans, beaches, forests and natural areas. And every year millions of Europeans get out in their neighborhoods to clean up in voluntary actions.
Categories: Europe

Slovenia to form a new forest management company

Global Forest Information Service - Tue, 2014-04-22 11:44
Ice storms have caused massive damages to Slovenian forests recently. Slovenia's Ministry for Agriculture and Environment has reacted to this with a proposal for a new state-run forest management company, reports Lesprom Network. The new company will be able to temporarily intervene in the market in the event of natural disasters.
Categories: Forest

Slovenia to form a new forest management company

Metla Finland - Tue, 2014-04-22 11:44
Ice storms have caused massive damages to Slovenian forests recently. Slovenia's Ministry for Agriculture and Environment has reacted to this with a proposal for a new state-run forest management company, reports Lesprom Network. The new company will be able to temporarily intervene in the market in the event of natural disasters.
Categories: Europe

Forestry Technician (Timber Sale Preparation)

Job Metla - Tue, 2014-04-22 11:34
Job Announcement Number:
14-0407-38488DP-RC
Location Name:
Escalante, Utah
Department:
Department Of Agriculture
Agency:
Forest Service
Occupation Code:
0462
Pay Plan:
GS
Appointment Duration:
Permanent
Opening Date:
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Closing Date:
Monday, April 28, 2014
Job Status:
Full-Time
Salary:
$31,628.00 to $39,179.00 / Per Year
Pay Grade(s):
05 to 07
Who May Apply:
US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
Job Summary:
This position is located in Region 4, on the Escalante Ranger District of the Dixie National Forest in Escalante, UT. For additional information about the duties of the position, please contact Terry De Lay at 435-826-5499 or tdelay@fs.fed.us. This position is responsible for timber sale preparation
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Forestry Technician

Job Metla - Tue, 2014-04-22 11:34
Job Announcement Number:
14-0909-2587DP-HA
Location Name:
Aurora, Minnesota
Department:
Department Of Agriculture
Agency:
Forest Service
Occupation Code:
0462
Pay Plan:
GS
Appointment Duration:
Permanent
Opening Date:
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Closing Date:
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Job Status:
Full-Time
Salary:
$35,256.00 to $39,179.00 / Per Year
Pay Grade(s):
06 to 07
Who May Apply:
US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
Job Summary:
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion Announcement Number 14-0909-2587G-HA . Current or former Federal employees may apply to both announcements, but should be sure to apply to the Merit Promotion Announcement in order to avoid losing consideration since different refer
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