Regular plywood comes from valuable forest tracts. And the more plywood you use, the faster you deplete forest resources. Forests protect water quality and soil stability.
Forest’s provide habitats for most of the world’s land-based plants and animals. And from this biodiversity comes a wealth of foods essential to human health.
Forests, once blanketed more than 40 percent of the earth’s land surface and now cover only 27 percent of it. Around 11 million hectares of tropical forest is disappearing each year.
With this current trend, tropical rainforests would disappear altogether within 25 years from four countries in the Americas, three countries in Africa and two countries in Asia.
At an “aware consumer” level, it’s unthinkable to address the goliaths of the lumber lobby. but it’s possible in some small way to create ripple effects that could make a big difference. We could start by using wood substitutes that will go a long way in reducing the demand for wood that comes from trees that are chopped down. naturas products are a substitute for wood and thereby providing you with the opportunity to leave your mark on this wonderful planet of ours!!