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CARB Approved TPC Bodies Can Provide Formaldehyde Emissions Certification

Posted by on Nov 4, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized the new rules on formaldehyde emissions for manmade wood products. Under the new...

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Louisiana-Pacific Announces Mill Exchange To Increase Siding Capacity

Posted by on Nov 2, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) recently announced that it has reached an agreement with Norbord Inc. to exchange OSB mills in Quebec,...

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EPA Still Gathering Input On Hardwood Plywood Formaldehyde

Posted by on Oct 28, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The EPA, expected to issue soon a final rule to implement the Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Act, which added Title VI...

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Construction, China Demand To Drive Global Plywood Growth To 2022

Posted by on Oct 26, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The global market for plywood is projected to reach 223.4 million cubic meters by 2022, driven by recovering construction activity in most...

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Study: Using Wood For Building And Energy Helps Environment

Posted by on Oct 24, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Wood has a largely favorable environmental effect. A study of the National Research Programme “Resource Wood” recommends using...

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