CE to UKCA Marking (January Update)

UKCA Marking
CE to UKCA Marking (January Update)
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The UK has expressed its intention to develop a specific UK marking system to replace the CE mark which is currently applied to many construction products. Manufacturers in the wood sector have already invested considerable resources to meet the original deadline for requirement of this new UK mark.
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Net Zero Roadmap
Net Zero Roadmap
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The Net-Zero Roadmap project wants to establish a clear route to net-zero by 2050 for the industry. The roadmap highlights the key areas where the timber industry can make a difference.
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Tile Batten Quality Control
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Significant problems with the quality of Tile Batten appear to have developed or worsened over the last two years of COVID.
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Developed by the Construction Products Association, CCPI is in response to one of the key findings of the enquiry into the Grenfell fire which confirmed that shortcomings in product information had contributed to the disaster.
Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI)
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The UK is raising the bar on performance information supplied with construction products with Isuue 1 of the CCPI, published in September 2021.
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The WPA Code of Practice for Industrial Wood Preservation (January 2021) groups the applications for treated wood into Use Classes.
The Buyer’s Guide to Preservative Treated Wood
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The WPA Code of Practice for Industrial Wood Preservation (January 2021) groups the applications for treated wood into Use Classes
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Clarifying the position of ‘pre-conflict’ timber
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This statement seeks to clarify how the timber industry should approach existing stock of Russian and Belarusian timber already in the supply chain.
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Impact of trade restrictions on Russia and Belarus
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This statement seeks to analyse the impact of trade restrictions in place on Russia and Belarus on Birch Plywood.
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Impact of Russia and Belarus trade restrictions on Birch Plywood
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This statement seeks to analyse the impact of trade restrictions in place on Russia and Belarus on Birch Plywood.
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Russian Timber Import Ban
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Following the advice to all members on 8 March 2022 to cease trading with Russia and Belarus, and further to the notification to members in April that a specific import ban on Russian wood products was imminent, the following information has now been published by UK Government via an Import...
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Cpr for chinese plywood
Learn the Essential of Construction Products Regulation
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This guidance aims to support plywood importers in the UK/EU and manufacturers in China with tools and examples to understand, implement and demonstrate compliance in line with the Construction Product Regulation (CPR).
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