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EPA Issues Wood Products Formaldehyde Rule, Guided By CARB

Posted by on Aug 1, 2016 in News | 0 comments

The Environmental Protection Agency rolled out a formaldehyde emission standard, working with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in...

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Canadian Building Will Be The Tallest Timber Structure In The World

Posted by on Jul 27, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Vancouver-based real estate developer PortLiving and world-renowned Japanese architect Shigeru Ban have unveiled plans for an upcoming...

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Norbord Riding The Rising Wave Of OSB Sales

Posted by on Jul 20, 2016 in News | 0 comments

For years, it was known as the ugly duckling, cheaper alternative to plywood. One design maven described it as “like the turkey loaf of...

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Oregon Buildings Get $200K To Test Cross-Laminated Timber

Posted by on Jul 13, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Projects in Springfield and Portland have landed a collected $200,000 as leaders test the viability of cross-laminated timber. The funding,...

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APA Report: How Strong Tornadoes Damage Homes

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in News | 0 comments

On Dec. 26, 2015, the first EF4 or stronger tornado ever recorded in December in Texas made landfall in Garland and Rowlett, suburban towns...

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