A land resource organization, The Westervelt Company is committed to preserving land for future generations. Our business pursuits meet or exceed environmental, legal, and regulatory requirements, and robustly pursue new practices that embody our sustainability mission.
Our timber-management practices include: streamside-management zones to improve water quality, immediate replanting to ensure a sustainable forest, continual forest management, and wildlife enhancement with on-staff biologists.
The Westervelt Company plants millions of trees each year, harvests only in small compartments, and is the only major industrial landowner to be recognized by the Alabama Forestry Commission for pioneering forest management techniques, wildlife enrichment efforts, and conservation practices.
Our manufacturing facilities maintain the highest emissions standards for air and water quality.
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Our forestry management efforts and the Southern Yellow Pine wood products we manufacture have earned certification to the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) standards.