Persyaratan Mutu Hasil Hutan Afrika Selatan   

Ketentuan Impor Produk Kehutanan.

  • Semua kayu dan produk kayu, diperlukan izin dari Directorate: Plant & Quality Control, Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983, Forest Act 72/1968 Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983
  • Kayu terinfeksi oleh serangga atau jamur, diperlukan izin dari Directorate: Plant & Quality Control, Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983, Forest Act 72/1968 Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983
  • Kayu dengan kulit kayu, diperlukan izin dari Directorate: Plant & Quality Control, Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983, Forest Act 72/1968 Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983
  • Papan lantai yang dianggap kayu dalam hal UU, diperlukan izin dari Directorate: Plant & Quality Control, Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983, Forest Act 72/1968 Agricultural Pests Act No. 36/1983

Kebijakan Nasional Produk Hasil Hutan

Undang-undang lingkungan yang mengatur industri hutan di Afrika Selatan antara lain:
  • National Forests Act 84 of 1998
  • National Water Act 36 of 1998
  • National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998, (including the EIA Regulations)
  • National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act 10 of 2004 (includes regulations on alien and invasive species, threatened and protected species, and threatened and protected ecosystems)
  • National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act 57 of 2003
  • National Environmental Management: Waste Act 59 of 2008
  • National Environmental Management: Integrated Coastal Management Act 24 of 2008
  • Conservation of Agricultural Resources Act 43 of 1983 (include the regulations on weeds and invader plant, regulations to prevent the erosion of soil caused by wind and water, and regulations on stocking rates for livestock)
  • National Heritage Resources Act 25 of 1999.

Standar Industri Kayu

South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) menerbitkan standar yang diterapkan pada industri kayu: mulai dari sistem manajemen mutu hingga metode pengujian bahan atau suku cadang, dengan tujuan untuk meningkatkan kepuasan pelanggan, memenuhi persyaratan peraturan, keselamatan dan keandalan, dan memastikan konsistensi mutu diseluruh rantai pasok.
  • SANS 1349 Phenolic, aminoplastic and one-part polyurethane resin adhesives for the laminating and finger-jointing of timber, and for furniture and joinery
  • SANS 10082 Timber frame buildings
  • SANS 6891 Timber structures - Joints made with mechanical fasteners - General principles for the determination of strength and deformation characteristics
  • SANS 10163-2 The structural use of timber Part 2: Allowable stress design
  • SANS 51075 Timber structures - Test methods - Joints made with punched metal plate fasteners
  • SANS 10243 The manufacture and erection of timber trusses
  • SANS 10163-1 The structural use of timber Part 1: Limit-states design
  • SANS 5999 Heartwood detection in timber of the Pinus species
  • SANS 6000 Heartwood detection in timber of the Eucalyptus species
  • SANS 6303 Depth of penetration of borate preservatives in timber
  • SANS 5993 Chromium detection in timber
  • SANS 5994 Arsenic detection in timber
  • SANS 5996 Tin detection in timber
  • SANS 5997 Zinc detection in timber
  • SANS 5988 Retention of preservative in timber (sample method)
  • SANS 5989 Retention of preservative in timber (weighbridge method)
  • SANS 5990 Water repellency (short-term) of preservative-treated timber
  • SANS 5991 Guidelines for the spray-testing of timber specimens
  • SANS 5992 Copper detection in timber
  • SANS 5984 Moisture content of timber and timber products (oven dry method)
  • SANS 5985 Moisture content of timber (extraction method)
  • SANS 5986 Moisture content of timber (electric moisture-meter method)
  • SANS 6083 Modulus of elasticity and modulus of rupture in static bending of solid timber and glued laminated timber in structural sizes
  • SANS 6121 Bond quality of laminated timber products (Glulam) - Chisel test
  • SANS 1618 Timber preservative - Insecticidal deltamethrin for interior use
  • SANS 1746 Timber preservative - Tributyltin naphthenate-permethrin
  • SANS 5817 Timber-based board products - Squareness
  • SANS 10187-4 Load securement on vehicles Part 4: Timber and sugar cane
  • SANS 10255 Health, safety and environmental guidelines for the construction and operation of timber treatment plants
  • SANS 5995 Retention of boron in timber (colorimetric test)
  • SANS 5998 Pentachlorophenol detection in timber
  • SANS 38 Metallic naphthenates for timber preservation
  • SANS 871 Boron timber preservatives
  • SANS 1099 Hardwood furniture timber
  • SANS 1460 Laminated timber (glulam)
  • SANS 441 Timber preservative - Mixture of azoles and permethrin
  • SANS 2001-CT1 Construction works Part CT1: Structural timberwork (flooring)
  • SANS 1900 Monoplanar prefabricated timber roof trusses (nail-plated)
  • SANS 10005 The preservative treatment of timber
  • SANS 506 Timber preservative - Alkaline-copper-quaternary type
  • SANS 1783 SET Sawn softwood timber Part 1, 2, 3 and 4, bound together, loose-leaf, binder extra
  • SANS 5987 Depth of penetration of preservative and detection and depth of sapwood in timber
  • SANS 6278 Boric acid equivalent mass concentration of aqueous solutions that contain borate timber preservatives
  • SANS 6238 Retention of boron in timber (analytical method)
  • SANS 6061 CCA salts equivalent mass concentration of aqueous solutions that contain mixtures of copper-chromium-arsenic compounds used for timber preservation
  • SANS 5983 Preparation of test specimens for moisture content determination in timber and timber products
  • SANS 1288 Preservative-treated timber
  • SANS 5967 Retention of preservative in timber (volume method)
  • SANS 10149 The mechanical stress grading of timber (flexural method)
  • SANS 6122 Qualification testing of solid structural timber and laminated structural timber (glulam) for verifying timber grading systems in accordance to a given standard
  • SANS 1783-3 Sawn softwood timber Part 3: Industrial timber
  • SANS 2001-CT2 Construction works Part CT2: Structural timberwork (roofing)
  • SANS 1783-2 Sawn softwood timber Part 2: Stress-graded structural timber and timber for frame wall construction
  • SANS 1783-1 Sawn softwood timber Part 1: General requirements
  • SANS 54250 Timber structures - Product requirements for prefabricated structural members assembled with punched metal plate fasteners
  • SANS 54545 Timber structures - Connectors - Requirements
  • SANS 1707-1 Sawn eucalyptus timber Part 1: Proof-graded structural timber
  • SANS 1707-2 Sawn eucalyptus timber Part 2: Brandering and battens
  • SANS 1783-4 Sawn softwood timber Part 4: Brandering and battens
  • SANS 10096 The manufacture of finger-jointed structural timber
  • SANS 1388 Tributyltin oxide-lindane timber preservative
  • SANS 1920 Mixtures of copper azole compounds for timber preservation
  • SANS 673 Mixtures of copper-chromium-arsenic compounds for timber preservation
  • SANS 870 A borax-sodium pentachlorophenate mixture for anti-sapstain treatment of timber
  • SANS 1349 Phenolic, aminoplastic and one-part polyurethane resin adhesives for the laminating and finger-jointing of timber, and for furniture and joinery

Standar ISO

  • ISO 12122-1, Timber structures — Determination of characteristic values — Part 1: Basic requirements
  • ISO 12122-2, Timber structures — Determination of characteristic values — Part 2: Sawn timber
  • ISO 13910, Timber structures — Strength graded timber — Test methods for structural properties
  • ISO 24294, Timber — Round and sawn timber — Vocabulary