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Certification Comes Under Fire

Posted by on Oct 16, 2019 in Update | 0 comments

Nine U.S. domestic plywood producers, calling themselves the U.S. Structural Plywood Integrity Coalition, have filed a Lanham Act claim of...

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U.S. Court Says China At Fault

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Update | 0 comments

U.S. Court of International Trade in June upheld a U.S. International Trade Commission determination that the People’s Republic of China...

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Arauco Gets Graying PB Mill Going

Posted by on Jun 18, 2019 in Update | 0 comments

ARAUCO held a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 16 at its new particleboard and lamination facility in Grayling, Mich. Executives from ARAUCO,...

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Timber Industry Feels Wrath Of Michael’s Aftermath

Posted by on Apr 16, 2019 in Update | 0 comments

As one forest products company timberlands official who worked in the vicinity of last year’s Hurricane Michael and 2005’s...

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New Company May Finally Give Relevance To Old Scrimber Technology Using Bamboo

Posted by on Feb 15, 2019 in Update | 0 comments

A bamboo engineered building product called GRASSBuilt is being manufactured at a small plant in Meridian, Miss. The patented technology,...

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Egger Gets Going On P’Board Plant

Posted by on Dec 19, 2018 in Update | 0 comments

Egger reported in mid-November it has started construction on its first U.S. manufacturing plant. Construction of the particleboard plant...

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