PUTRAJAYA Company (PPj) obtained 4 units of outside park furnishings made from wooden plastic composite (WPC) from Malaysian Timber Business Board (MTIB).
The handover ceremony and alternate of collaborative notes have been held at Anjung Floria in Precinct 4, Putrajaya.
MTIB director-general Mahpar Atan mentioned the transfer would promote and encourage the usage of WPC.
“WPC is a mix of wooden fibre and plastic, and is an efficient different to wooden as it’s extra environmentally pleasant.
“It is usually the very best match for out of doors areas as it’s termite- and moisture-resistant, and requires minimal upkeep.
“The 4 units embody benches, tables and litter bin,” mentioned Mahpar.
He hopes the initiative will information the general public on methods to recycle biocomposite wastes and create consciousness of its significance.
PPj senior vice-president Datuk Fadlun Mak Ujud mentioned 4 out of doors furnishings units had been positioned in Anjung Floria.
The realm has many new points of interest comparable to Pit-Cease@Anjung Floria, Lengthy Cabin, Pantai Pasir and Backyard Store.
“Placement of this furnishings not solely creates a cushty setting for guests however may also be used as a mannequin for future initiatives,” mentioned Fadlun.
He expects guests to Royal Floria Putrajaya – the nation’s greatest flower and backyard pageant which will likely be held from Aug 29 to Sept 4 – to utilise the furnishings.
The alternate of collaborative notes between PPj and MITB was additionally made to advertise the usage of WPC in non-structural functions.
It is usually one in all PPj’s efforts in guaranteeing Putrajaya turns into a world-class and sustainable administrative metropolis that’s greener and smarter by 2025.
PPj additionally hopes to encourage the usage of WPC merchandise as they’re extra reasonably priced than objects made from wooden.