28 Apr '15, 10am

UK-GBC member @BritishLandplc project 5 Broadgate receives @FSCUK certification

The Forest Stewardship Council(FSC) has launched a new video to demonstrate how FSC certification applies to major property projects. It shows how 5 Broadgate has been delivered using only responsibly-sourced timber for the wood used in the building, and during its construction. FSC project certification is part of a range of sustainability initiatives and design features for the project, the development of which has been guided by British Land’s Sustainability Brief for Developments and designed by Make Architects with Mace as construction manager. Sarah Cary, Sustainability Executive, British Land said, “…this brings to life our commitment to sustainability and how it drives our vision of creating Places People Prefer. Responsible sourcing is an intrinsic part of our supply chain operations and one of our key commitments in British Land's Supply Chain charter. Through th...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/news/5-broadgate-receives-fsc-certif...

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