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Elias To Become APA President

Posted by on Aug 21, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

In early August, Composite Panel Assn. and its allies in the Federal Wood Industry Coalition (FWIC) filed a petition with the EPA seeking...

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LP, Martin Lead Safety Honors

Posted by on Jun 17, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

LP, Nashville, Tenn., and Canfor-LP OSB Ltd. Partnership, Fort St. John, BC, won Safest Company Awards in their respective categories while...

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EPA Address Formaldehyde

Posted by on Jun 17, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed two rules to “ensure” that composite wood products produced domestically or imported into...

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Industry Wins Runoff Case

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

The Supreme Court recently ruled that logging roads are not subject to stringent industrial rules regarding stormwater runoff. The ruling...

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Mohawk Purchases Spano, Pergo

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is purchasing Spano Invest NV (Spano), a Belgian panel board manufacturer, for €125 million ($168 million) in...

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Raute Provides Market Snapshots

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Update | 0 comments

In its annual report, the plywood and LVL machinery and technology manufacturer, Raute, said 2012 was a clear improvement over the past few...

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