Top timber firm exhibits at key eco-conference
A leading national timber merchant will be exhibiting at a major
eco-conference at Earls Court in London.
Arnold Laver Timber World will be showcasing its environmental commitments
at the Ecobuild 2006 event, which focuses on the challenges faced by the
construction industry in delivering a sustainable future.
The conference, which takes place from 22-23 February, aims to bring
together leading academics and practitioners from all sectors of
construction, central government, local authorities and leading client
groups such as housing associations.
Timber World representatives attending the two-day event will demonstrate
their efforts to promote sustainability and the different ways in which
Arnold Laver is developing 'green' thinking.
Pat Burke, Arnold Laver's Group Purchasing Director, said: "We are committed
to protecting the environment and strongly believe it is our corporate
social responsibility to preserve world forests and promote effective
"All our branches have Chain of Custody implemented, independently evaluated
and certified, and this conference is another way of assuring our customers
that all our materials are sourced from legal and, sustainable and
well-managed forests and mills."
Guests speakers at the Ecobuild conference include Hank Dittmar, chief
executive of The Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment and Sir David
King, chief scientific advisor to HM Government and head of the Office of
Science and Technology.
Arnold Laver Timber World will be located at stand E67 at the Exhibition
Centre. For more information visit www.ecobuild.co.uk.