Q-Line solid softwood profiles are manufactured by Hoppings Softwood Products who are signatories to the Timber Trade Federations Responsible Purchasing Policy (RPP). The RPP is a management system, which assesses suppliers for evidence of the legality and sustainability of supply and encourages them to improve. Hoppings Softwood Products decisions are influenced by the information we obtain from suppliers relating to their environmental practices and the areas from which their raw materials are sourced.
In addition they are a participant in the Forest Stewardship Council's® (FSC®) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification's (PEFC) chain of custody schemes and are able to supply Q-Line® softwood mouldings and Q-Line® MDF moulding products as FSC® & or PEFC certified on request. A number of Q-line stockists are likewise able to supply FSC® or PEFC certified mouldings. Please call us on 01992 578877 for further details.
By buying Q-Line® products from a Q-Line® stockists who has FSC® or PEFC chain of custody you are supporting the growth of responsible forest management world wide. The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) and PEFC are independent associations that operate to ensure that Forests are well managed. www.fsc-uk.org | www.pefc.org
Hoppings Softwood Products are also members of Wood for Good and are in full support of its activities, promoting sustainable forest management.www.woodforgood.com
Respect for the environment is an essential part of HSP's business. They are committed to an environmental purchasing policy, which commits them to exclude from production any material which is:
This policy is overseen and independently certified by B.M. Trada certification.
If you require further information or documentation to confirm the above please don't hesitate to contact us on 01992 578877 or go to www.hoppings.co.uk