Sourcing Legally Produced Wood: A Guide for Businesses

Display Name: 
Ruth Nogueron
Affiliation: 
World Resources Institute
Display Name: 
Loretta Cheung
Affiliation: 
Forest Legality Alliance

This booklet provides an overview of key legality issues in the global wood trade that businesses should consider when purchasing wood and paper-based products. Topics covered include trade regulations (e.g., the Lacey Act, the European Union Timber Regulation, and the Australian Illegal Logging Prohibition), public and private procurement policies, trade bans, and resources for meeting legality requirements.

 

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