The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) is an industry-funded initiative established to promote the benefits and uses of softwood lumber products in outdoor, residential, and non-residential construction.
Think Wood enables those who specify building materials to “think” wood use, and increases awareness of wood’s benefits in non-residential applications.Learn More
American Wood Council pursues opportunities to use building standards development venues, technical research, and design tools to open new markets for softwood lumber.Learn More
Think Wood focuses on promoting softwood lumber’s benefits for the use of structural and appearance products in, on and around the home.Learn More
WoodWorks is designed to increase the consumption and market share of softwood lumber in multifamily and non residential construction.Learn More
The Softwood Lumber Board Promotes the Use of Lumber in Construction
2021 ANNUAL REPORT
For the 10th consecutive year, the SLB and its program partners—the American Wood Council (AWC), Think Wood, and WoodWorks—delivered year-over-year growth in demand and impact for the softwood lumber industry, generating more than 1.8 billion board feet (bbf) of incremental demand in 2021.Learn More