Plaswood Group launches Earth Brown to lumber range

Plaswood Group launches Earth Brown to lumber range

BPI Recycled Products - Plaswood Group has launched a new brown blend of its eco-friendly Plaswood lumber and extended the range of sizes and shapes of all Plaswood lumber available to builders’ merchants, civil engineering and construction contractors and local authority specifiers, including waterways management professionals.   Plaswood high performance lumber is

Re-use hub for London residents opens

Southern Housing group ReUse Hub

Southern Housing Group has joined forces with Groundwork London and London Community Resource Network (LCRN) to deliver a community re-use centre at Warner Road Estate in Camberwell, London.   The programme, called Repurpose London, will see the Group open a recycling hub to offer a collection and re-sale service for its residents

Collaboration produces fine terrazzo outdoor furniture

A chance visit to the Diespeker & Co factory by Scott Maddux of Maddux Creative resulted in a new purpose for waste material from processes used in the creation of marble flooring, cladding and worktops. Scott saw the potential of the leftover marble as a material for an unusual design

Construction training can be fun and thoughtful!

Students on a 4 week Carpentry course run by Construction Youth Trust (CYT) were tasked with building a bespoke dining table made from 400 year old Baltic Pine recovered from Kings Cross Granary, just behind Kings Cross Station. The carpentry course funded by Camden Council ‘Build Brighter Futures' programme, in partnership