Wood has long been used in acoustic architecture for its ability to absorb unwanted noise but many architects believe it holds even more potential than most people think. Certainly in Finland one group has built and designed a haven in wood.
Entry to the 2013 Intergrain Timber Vision Awards is open for architects, landscape architects, interior designers and other design professionals from across the nation to showcase their visionary use of timber. Source: Architecture and Design
At the Institute of Foresters of Australia national conference IFA president said “…the science presented shows clearly that forestry can contribute most strongly to climate change mitigation in Australia through carbon stored in timber”. Source: Timberbiz