Environment & Sustainability
Robbins Timber recognises that we have a simple duty to acknowledge and contribute to the protection and conservation of the world’s timber supplies and other finite resources. The ways in which we do this are outlined in the statements below. Our policy statements are constantly under review, especially in light of new information on scientific advances, environmental and safety legislation and industrial activity.
Relevant License Numbers and membership details are referenced below.
Upon request certain products can be supplied with FSC® or PEFC™ certification.
- The Company will ensure that all relevant legislation, regulations and other requirements, including safety in the workplace, are met and where possible and appropriate exceeded.
- The Company will prevent pollution, and aim to reduce waste and the consumption of non-renewable resources and encourage greater efficiency, recovery and recycling wherever feasible.
- We are members of the Timber Trade Federation (TTF), and as such fully support, and are bound by the TTF Environmental Code of Practice, Responsible Purchasing Policy and resultant due diligence processes.
- As a signatory to the Timber Trade Federation’s Responsible Purchasing Policy, the Company shall comply with the provisions of the EUTR both as an Operator and Trader, and actively carry out risk assessments on all suppliers to enqure their compliance with EUTR Policy.
NATURE’S STROKE OF GENIUS
To view a short animation on the benefits of timber, please click below:
PROTECTING THE GORILLA FOREST
To view a film exploring sustainable forestry in West Africa, please click below:
WOOD & WELLBEING
To view a White Paper focused on the wellbeing benefits of timber construction, please click below: