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Woodworking Innovations Highlight Ligna 2017

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Against a backdrop of Industry 4.0, “LIGNA 2017 will go down as a milestone in the digitalization of the wood industry,” said Dr....

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EPA’s Final Rule Extends Formaldehyde Compliance Dates

Posted by on May 26, 2017 in News | 0 comments

EPA issued a proposed Direct Final Rule, concerning formaldehyde emission standards for composite wood products, extending all of the TSCA...

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The Wooden Skyscrapers That Could Help To Cool The Planet

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in News | 0 comments

One building stands out in the old logging town of Prince George, Canada. Encased in a sleek glass facade, the structure towers above most...

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North American Construction Drives Plywood Market Growth

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The global plywood market is expected to expand by the end of 2017, according to Research Nester. Plywood will see increased demand from...

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Mass Timber: The Next Great Disruption Of Construction, Wood Products Industries

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The seeds of Andrew Waugh’s great disruption were planted in 2003. “Back then, people were saying we could ‘fix’ climate change by...

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