The sustainable revolution is here and forests will play a key role

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The sustainable revolution is here and forests will play a key role in supplying sustainable material.

That is the view of Alicja Kacprzak, the Forestry Officer at the joint UNECE and FAO Forestry and Timber Section.

Not only can wood be used as a sustainable fuel, plastics, clothes and even chemicals can be created from its by-products in the future.

Sophie Outhwaite spoke to Alicja Kacprzak about why forests are so important.

Duration: 3’00″

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