Homé Hout has got ambitions in fair trade of wood, so it is focused to sustainably produced and certified wood. We could guarantee our customers a sustainably obtained product with a fair and reliable origin through demonstrable certificates that have arisen over the past years. By selling certified wood, you contribute to the preservation of forests and to a healty invironment worldwide.

We are familiar with the below mentioned quality labels and certificates:

FSC® certificationsFSC

The frequently used abbreviation FSC® refers to Forest Stewardship Council®. It is a global not-for-profit organization committed to the preservation of our forests. FSC® is worldwide supported by environmental and developmental organizations. The FSC® programe ensures the preservation of forests worldwide based on responsible forest management. Responsible forest management means not only the protection of plants, animals and locals, but also harvestating wood in a responsible way.

Are you curious about the origins of a certain product? If a wood product is originated from FSC®-certified forests it will be labeled with a FSC® label. Every company in a certain trade chain should be FSC®-certified. To accomplish, unique FSC® certificates are used. Homé Hout is FSC® certified. You can find our FSC®-certificate in English here.

Above all, keep asking for FSC® wood! More participants means more FSC® managed forests and more people and animals will benefit from this. For additional information you could visit the website: https://ic.fsc.org/en

A FSC® certified product is noticed per invoice line, so you exactly know which order of wood is FSC® certified. 

 

PEFC™ certifications 

PEFC KeurmerkThe abbreviation PEFC ™ refers to Program for Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes. This label guarantees the wood is origination from a responsible managed forest. The PEFC ™ label has been established by various European organizations. In recent years, the number of PEFC ™ partipants worldwide has increased considerably. This label could only be used by PEFC ™ certified companies. Fortunately, Homé Hout participates. You can find our PEFC ™ certification in English here.

 

Do you also concern about deforestation worldwide? Then help! More information? Visit the website: https://www.pefc.co.uk/.

 

A PEFC™ certified product is noticed per invoice line, so you exactly know which order of wood is PEFC ™ certified.

 

  

The Netherlands Timber Trade Association (NTTA)

The Netherlands Timber Trade Association (in Dutch: VVNH) is the umbrella organisation representing some 300 dutch timber wholesalers,  which can be recognised by their title of Approved Timber Traders®. All members of the NTTA are focused on supporting sustainable development. We therefore strive to have the best possible working conditions & methods, and we expect the same of our partners.

Also very important is our focus on sustainable resources.

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Approved Timber Traders®