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Costa Rica Has Doubled Its Tropical Rainforest In Just A Few Decades. Here's How:

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Costa Rica Has Doubled Its Tropical Rainforest In Just A Few Decades.  Here's How:

At Impact Imports, we are proud to sell sustainably harvested natural / live edge wood slabs from Costa Rica.  We've always believed their forestry practices were the best in the world, and now it has been confirmed: Costa Rica Has Doubled Its Tropical Rainforest In Just A Few Decades.  Read the article to find out how!

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Sustainably Harvested Natural Edge Wood Slabs

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Sustainably Harvested Natural Edge Wood Slabs

When the logs arrive at a mill, the logging truck driver gives the GUIA to the owner of the mill and an inventory is completed before the logs are unloaded.  At any time an inspector from MINAE may arrive at the mill for inspection.  On our first visit to the mill in the spring of 2016, the MINAE inspectors showed up to inspect a recently unloaded pile of logs.  They were very thorough with their inspection!

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