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Canada’s Norbord Begins Logging Burned Wood After Wildfire

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Norbord is buying up wood burned by the Gustafsen wildfire. A local logging contractor, Rod Dillman, is the first to begin harvesting in...

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Growing Industrialization Will Influence Engineered Wood Market Growth

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Engineered wood is also known as man-made wood or composite wood, and these are quite popular in recent times due to their cost effective...

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Polymer Solutions Group Acquires Michelman’s Wood Release Agent Product Line

Posted by on Aug 23, 2017 in News | 0 comments

A Polymer Solutions Group (PSG) company, Sasco Chemical, announced that it has acquired the wood release agent product line of Michelman,...

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Eco-Friendly ‘Plyscrapers’ Are On The Rise

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Ever since the 10-story Home Insurance Building in Chicago was called the first “skyscraper” in 1885, architects have been...

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Maine Company Seeks To Produce Innovative Wood-Fiber Insulating Boards

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Maine’s glut of softwood fiber created by closed paper mills makes the state an ideal location for a factory that can produce insulation...

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