In 2009, Sandali Wood Industries became the first FSC-certified sawmill in Tanzania (FSC Certification SA-COC-002323)
Sandali Wood Industries is a family business with the following principles:
- Innovative, highly selective, minimal intervention, maximal impact strategies to achieve quality and reliability in business with a responsible, social, humanitarian and environmental conscience.
- Working to do no harm – whether it is to the natural resource or human resource.
Sandali Wood Industries primarily supplies FSC-certified African blackwood for various uses – musical instruments billets, pre-turned instrument dowels, knife blanks, violin peg blanks and craft blackwood for turning.
Sandali Wood Industries also FSC-certified panga panga, afzelia, pau rosa and tambooti for use in decking, garden furniture, flooring and laminates.