Welcome to AUSTimber2016
AUSTimber is the opportunity for demonstrating, discussing and dreaming up the technologies that improve productivity and sustainability in the management of forest products.
Using the flexibility afforded by advanced technology, timber is not only a beautiful carbon storage system, it enables architects to design exciting homes that are affordable.
While trees have been a significant part of earth’s landscape for millions of years, people are always finding new ways to grow them, new species to plant and new uses for the material they produce.
Managing Carbon in the atmosphere
Wood is vital for limiting atmospheric CO2 in the 21st Century. Now there is independent certification to audit the sustainability of how wood is produced in Australia, it’s time to ensure environmental science comes to the fore.