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Georgia Governor Says LEED Rating System is Unfair to Wood Materials

Aug 21st, 2012

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal recently issued an executive order  directing new or expanded state buildings to incorporate green building standards. These standards would give certification credits equally to forest products grown, manufactured and certified under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, the American Tree Farm System and the Forest Stewardship Council. “For the past 50 years, Georgia has […]