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Specifying Western Red Cedar: Sustainable Building Products

Sponsored By: Western Forest Products

Description: Western red cedar's (WRC) aesthetic, economic, and environmental benefits are just some of the reasons why builders and designers are increasingly gravitating to this species of wood. Presented here are modern, historical, and cultural uses of western red cedar, as well as its performance characteristics, grade specification, and finishes. Also discussed are sustainable forest management practices and certification agencies, and how sustainably sourced wood can contribute to LEED® credits.

Prerequisites: No

Course Level: Introductory

Presented by: Erik Ostensen, Western Forest Products

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HSW Eligibility: Yes

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