EPF Position Paper on RED III

We are delighted to publish the final EPF Position Paper on RED III. This paper focuses on retention of the...
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Press Release: EPF speaks at the WoodCircus Conference presenting its White Paper 2040 with policy recommendations on 1 December 2021

Brussels, 7 December 2021  To present its White Paper 2040, the Horizon 2020 WoodCircus consortium organised a Policy Conference on...
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Cascade use and Circularity are central themes in WoodCircus White Paper

We are very pleased to share with you the WoodCircus White Paper: “European Woodworking Industries are the green engine of...
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Press Release: EPF announces -2.1% result for European wood-based panels in 2020. Compares favourably to GDP (-6.1%) due to market share gains.

Brussels, 16 June 2021  At its Press Conference held on 15 June 2021 by videoconference, the European Wood-based Panels Federation...
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Press release: Mr Martin Brettenthaler is confirmed as the new EPF Chairman. Dr Paolo Fantoni steps down after 6 years at the helm. Mr Bernard Thiers continues as Vice-Chairman.

Brussels, 11 June 2021  At its General Assembly held on 10 June 2021 by videoconference, the European Wood-based Panels Federation...
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Press Release: Significant potential of the Renovation Wave to store carbon in the European building environment confirmed by Club du Bois organisers

Advancements in building at both height and scale in engineered timber has understandably drawn attention to the potential of new...
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Press Release: Wood4Bauhaus Conference announcement

PRESS RELEASE The New European Bauhaus: wood sector sets out its stall wood4bauhaus Virtual Conference Thursday 8 April 2021 Keynote...
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EPF strongly supports the Single Market

EPF calls for European harmonisation of E1 as the minimum allowable standard, and for ½ E1 as a new market...
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EU Conference “Our Forests Our Future” Brussels, 25-26 April 2019

The European Commission organised a significant conference “Our Forests, Our Future” to analyse opportunities to enhance the forest sector’s contribution...
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Trade Issues with Stakeholders in Morocco

  On 5 April 2019, EPF joined the EU delegation to Morocco and 4 EU Member States in a meeting...
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EPF member of Industry4Europe

EPF is delighted to have become a Member of the Industry4Europe coalition: 157 organisations from across the EU will campaign...
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EPF present at the MEP Awards 2019

#MEPAwards19 2019’s ceremony of the Parliament Magazine MEP Awards was hosted on 20 March by Seb Dance, Member of the...
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EPF announces 3% production growth in the European wood-based panels industry during 2017 at its Annual General Meeting

EPF celebrated its 2018 Annual General Meeting in Lucerne Switzerland, kindly hosted by the Swiss Krono Group.  Over two days...
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April 2018 news

EPF takes its RED II message to the top in a meeting with DG Energy’s Director General Mr Dominique Ristori

As part of our regular engagement with policymakers, EPF met Dominique Ristori, Director General of DG Energy in the European...
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