Tasmania becomes first state to adopt wood-first building policy
The Minister for Resources, Building and Construction, the Honorable Guy Barnett, has announced that Tasmania will be the first state in Australia to introduce a state-wide Wood Encouragement Policy (WEP).
Exposure to wood good for the heart, the head and healing
Incorporating wood in the interior design and construction of buildings where we live, work, learn, play and heal is key to improved health and wellbeing.
Fraser Coast Council first in Queensland to adopt Wood Encouragement Policy to benefit environment and health