All lighting at Dream Town's new Lincoln Square workspace uses low-wattage compact fluorescent bulbs and all desk stations are recycled MDF (medium density fiberboard), which is a composite wood product
that uses resin, heat and pressure to reuse old wood fibers.
The sculpture is made of Novoply, a composite wood product
, and portions of the piece are finished in a deep brown.
Following an international search, company officials selected Mississippi State as a partner because of the university's long-established and widely recognized composite wood product
SmartDeck incorporates the warmth of real wood with the low-maintenance of a moisture resistant, composite wood product
According to Jim Aguila, manager of California's Air Resources Board, the worldwide composite wood product
In 2010, President Obama of the USA signed into law the "Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products
Act (1)," which establishes the same limits as CARB II for the entire United States.
According to its website, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) "evaluated formaldehyde exposure in California and found that one of the major sources of exposure is from inhalation of formaldehyde emitted from composite wood products
containing urea-formaldehyde resins.
If approved, this would dramatically Impact all manufacturers who produce finished goods using composite wood products
Overview Objectives: In the Pacific there is an expanding regional and international market for wood veneers and composite wood products
On the legislative front, the release of the Formaldehyde Standards For Composite Wood Products
Act should help level the playing field for both groups.
Formaldehyde is a colorless, flammable, strong-smelling chemical that is widely used to make resins for household items, such as composite wood products
, paper product coatings, plastics, synthetic fibers, and textile finishes.
The NTP's call for comments came about two weeks after the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved by voice vote the Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products