Climate Change

Quebec Use of Wood in Construction Charter

The Minister of Natural Resources, Ms. Martine Ouellet, Minister of Labour and Minister of Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister responsible for Status of Women, Ms. Agnès Maltais , today presented the government’s vision to promote the increased use of wood in construction in Quebec Charter of wood.

“Our government is demonstrating today, by the Charter of the wood, the firm will develop more effective ways to promote the use of locally processed material. In addition to consolidating and even create jobs for our communities and regions, increased use of wood is a tangible contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, “said Minister Martine Ouellet.