Tag Archives: environment

Environmentally Responsible

Environmental Stewardship Defined: “The responsible use and protection of the natural environment through sustainable practices” The need to source wood products from environmentally responsible producers like Western Forest Products has never been more important. In today’s world, reducing effects on ecology …

Our Forests

All our forests are located in the beautiful, complex and challenging geography of coastal British Columbia, Canada, including Vancouver Island, the Central Coast and the Sunshine Coast. Ecologically, the forests WFP manages are largely within the Coastal Western Hemlock biogeoclimatic zone  – Canada’s …

Environmental Footprint

WFP has implemented an Environmental Management Systems (EMS) to help keep our environmental footprint small.  Certification of this system to the internationally recognized ISO 14001:2004 Standard has been achieved at all of our Timberlands. ISO provides a framework for a …

Sustainable Management

Western Forest Products is committed to a broad concept of sustainable management that ensures our business performance is: environmentally responsible socially desirable  economically viable As proud managers of renewable resources and skilled producers of high quality products, we have a broad, long-term view of our responsibility …

Why Choose Wood

Wood is beautiful. Each piece of wood is a unique creation of nature. Wood is durable. It delivers more strength in proportion to its weight than any other material. Wood is renewable. All trees harvested in sustainably managed timberlands are renewed through …