Wealth from forests: Doing wood right

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Friday, October 25, 2013
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Early attempts to encourage a viable green construction materials industry in Central Appalachia fell short of the mark. But a new social enterprise is showing success, thanks to a decentralized business model that offers a win-win for everyone involved—especially the region’s small, family-owned forests, sawmills and woodshops. 

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Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group
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Success stories
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