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American Hardwood Export Council

Watch this video: Respect for material and care for the future

Watch this video: Respect for material and care for the future

With a focus on selective usage and natural regeneration, hardwood forests in the US are being managed sustainably. See how this combines with the knowledge of designers to make timber a sustainable and sophisticated choice.

American hardwood helps us rethink sustainable design

American hardwood helps us rethink sustainable design

Many designers claim that sustainability is at the core of their work, but what does this actually mean? In collaboration with local designers, the American Hardwood Export Council puts its materials to the test.

It’s all in the process: Tom Fereday’s ‘External Review’

It’s all in the process: Tom Fereday’s ‘External Review’

The American Hardwood Export Council and Tom Fereday recently launched External Review – a reflection of the Cove Lounge’s design process, from start to finish.

American hardwood answers a growing demand for sustainable timber

American hardwood answers a growing demand for sustainable timber

American hardwood may just be the answer to our timber shortage woes, and our stringent sustainability requirements. The American Hardwood Export Council provides indispensable insight into the topic.

Caribbean heritage meets mod-British culture in Mac Collins’ furniture

Caribbean heritage meets mod-British culture in Mac Collins’ furniture

Emerging British furniture designer Mac Collins explores his own Caribbean heritage and its place in contemporary British society through finely crafted timber.

Structural Use of Hardwood Glulam & CLT – Species, Applications & Case Studies

Structural Use of Hardwood Glulam & CLT – Species, Applications & Case Studies

Presented by AHEC

Transforming ubiquitous waste into a beautiful resource

Transforming ubiquitous waste into a beautiful resource

Making a bold statement on the regional architecture and design stage, The Calcium Brick Collection showcases the best in sustainable and creative design.

Assessing the Sustainability of American Hardwood Products

Assessing the Sustainability of American Hardwood Products

Presented by AHEC

Next gen designers turn isolation into inspiration

Next gen designers turn isolation into inspiration

Wallpaper* and AHEC have teamed up with The Design Museum to launch a new project supporting and promoting the work of 20 next generation designers from 16 countries.

What makes an Influencer in architecture and design?

What makes an Influencer in architecture and design?

With just a few days to go before the INDE.Awards closes for 2021 there is no time to waste in entering The Influencer.

Fifty Shades Of American Red Oak

Fifty Shades Of American Red Oak

From furniture designer John Kelly, Seven Easy Pieces gives rise to a long-overlooked material and a new star of the furniture industry in the east.

Sustainable Materials: Designing Greener With Confidence

Sustainable Materials: Designing Greener With Confidence

Sustainability is paramount in modern design. In fact, one could argue that if a design isn’t sustainable, it isn’t truly modern. With a clear understanding of the negative implications of climate change and access to sustainable resources, selecting sustainable materials isn’t a choice anymore. It’s an urgent obligation – and a long-term commitment.