BSW supports the WWF sustainable forests campaign. This campaign aims to help protect forests by ensuring that UK business does not contribute to deforestation through trade in timber and timber products.
The Wood Protection Association and its members champion the use of building with timber – influencing, developing and promoting technologies that enhance its performance and value as a building resource for the future.
Wood for Good is the UK's wood promotion campaign. The Wood for Good campaign works on behalf of the whole timber industry in the UK. It aims to promote the suitability and sustainability of wood as a building material to the construction and logistics sectors and associated professionals such as architects and design engineers.
The Timber Decking & Cladding Association is an independent technical and advisory organisation. It is focused on the promotion of quality materials, installation best practices and aftercare of timber decks, associated landscape structures and timber cladding.
NBS is the preferred specification system for the construction industry, used by the majority of architectural and design practices in the UK. NBS Plus is a dedicated section of manufacturers’ technical product information which is embedded into relevant specification clauses within this system.
Grown in Britain is creating new sustainably managed woodland to increase the supply of British timber destined for use by local people and businesses. Whether it’s to heat our homes, in the construction of new buildings, or for retailers to create wood products that shape our everyday lives. The opportunities and the benefits of Grown in Britain are endless not just for the environment, but for people, wildlife, and our local economies.
The Confederation of Forest Industries, shortened to Confor, aims to support sustainable forestry and wood-using businesses through political engagement, market promotion and supporting our members' competitiveness.
The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) represents and protects the interests of builders merchants, plumbing, heating, roofing, decorative and timber merchants and their suppliers in the UK and Ireland. It is the voice for the building materials distribution sector, conveying the views and issues that face merchants and suppliers.