NEWS

About news categories and our two newsletters

Nordic Wood Preservation Council publish news and updates under two categories:

  • NTR Wood products
  • NWPC Wood processing

The categories is used also to distribute newsletters to anyone that needs to follow and stay in touch with updates and development.

NTR Wood products

The NTR wood products category and related Newsletter is directed to users of durable wood products and gives news and facts about how and were to use wood and related building codes and standardisation.

NWPC Wood processing

This is related to the NTR-system and will give updates and news related to regulatory affairs, production control and other relevant topics and news. Target audience is professionals working with wood processing, control and audit and the development of the NTR-system.

Invitation to NWPC Conference – Oslo - 2022

Invitation to NWPC Conference – Oslo – 2022

NWPC - NTR 2022 Conference invitation and programme Facts OSLO 9. – 11. November 2022 Place: Hotel Bristol, Kristian IVs gate 7, Oslo Registration: Please register for the conference here. https://events.provisoevent.no/nho/events/NTRconference/register Deadline: 25. August 2022 Participation Fee: 650 Euro. The price includes full conference programme as mentioned in following pages ... Read More
Approval of Control body

Approval of Control body

C.A.T.G. Certification Limited in Dublin, Ireland has been approved as a NTR Control body and is entitled to perform quality control according to the NTR-quality system and the NTR-documents. The NTR Quality Control is operated through a cooperation by Svensk Produktcertifiering AB and control engineer Dan Alverfors. For further information ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing
A living, breathing meeting place at the heart of the city

A living, breathing meeting place at the heart of the city

The southern Swedish city of Växjö is well known for its mighty cathedral and its many lakes, but these days it has a modern architectural glory to add to its list. Vattentorget, the water square, is a beautiful wooden jetty and promenade in the city centre on the shores of ... Read More
/ NTR Wood products
101th approval list published

101th approval list published

The Technical Group of the Nordic Wood Preservation Council has published the new approval list of wood preservatives and other wood protection systems that have been approved by the Nordic Wood Preservation Council to be used in the NTR wood durability quality system. The list specifies products and systems respective ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing
NTR Certified wood Newsletter campaign

NTR Certified wood Newsletter campaign

The Nordic Wood Preservation Council has launched an awareness campaign about the advantages of NTR certified wood to professionals working with wood products, such as engineers, architects, specifiers, property owners and builders. The campaign will initially be on social media like LinkedIn using short animations. The current concept is to ... Read More
/ NTR Wood products
brown wooden tool on white surface

Conviction of NTR marketing offence in Finland

The use of NTR references led to a marketing offence conviction in Finland In Finland, a conviction has been handed down for a marketing offense related to the use of NTR markings and tags. In its labelling, the Finnish company VS Turva-Aidat Oy has used printouts called parcel vouchers that ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing
Approval list nr 100 published

Approval list nr 100 published

The Technical Group (TEG) of the Nordic Wood Preservation Council has published an updated Approval list The Approval list is the complete and current list of Wood preservatives and other wood protection systems approved by the Nordic Wood Preservation Council. The list specify the NWPC Certified Wood preservative and systems ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing
body of water scenery

Open hours during summer holidays

During the summer holiday the office will be closed during the period of Friday the 16:th of July to the 8:th of August. First day of business as usual is the 9:th of august. Have an nice and safe summer holiday Fredrik Westin ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing
First Newsletter from NWPC

First Newsletter from NWPC

Welcome to the first new newsletter from Nordic Wood Preservation Council. We will serve you with news related to the NTR-system and will give updates about the NTR system and related regulatory affairs, production control and other topics and news. We will write to professionals in the wood preservation industry ... Read More
/ NWPC Wood processing

good reasons for NTR certified wood

Leave the forest be!

Sustainable!

Economical!

Safe and effective!

Circular construction material!

Four times longer!

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