Pennsylvania Hardwoods Development Council
American hardwood is the greenest building material! The Life Cycle Analysis of American hardwood lumber proves that using any species of American hardwood one-inch thick lumber remains carbon negative even when shipped anywhere in the world! Stop by and pick up the tools you need to share with your environmentally conscience client or customer that local and sustainable hardwood from the USA will be “greener” than any alternative.
Pennsylvania has the largest hardwood forest in the USA and provides over 10% of the nation’s supply of hardwood lumber. With over 2.5 million acres of FSC certified lands, it is among the leading states for FSC certified resource, and in nationally recognized for its SFI program. Directories of FSC and SFI suppliers from Pennsylvania will be available as well.