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  • Canada’s Forest Products Industry Leads the World in Environment

    Date : March 11, 2015

    The Canadian Forest Product Industry now has 43% of the world’s independently certified forests or more than 160 million hectares, which is four times more than any other country. Certified forest means that companies follow progressive social and environmental forest …

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  • Resolute Announces Permanent Closure of Machine #9

    Date : March 11, 2015

    Resolute Forest Product Inc. announced the permanent closure of paper machine #9 at its mill in Alma (Quebec), representing a reduction of 75,000 metric tons of annual specialty papers production capacity. “Greenpeace’s ill-founded attacks misrepresent the company’s forest management practices …

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  • WestCoast to Merge with Conestoga Brand

    Date : March 10, 2015

    Conestoga initially purchased Sunriver Industries in 2008, since then, the company has been able to market Sunriver as a West Coast product line, supplying cabinetry doors, drawer fronts, and architectural accent pieces in a variety of stains and finishes. On …

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  • John Bassett- The Furniture Icon, to Speak at AWFS Fair

    Date : March 10, 2015

    Association of Woodworking and Furnishings Suppliers is pleased to announce that John Bassett, III will be Special Guest Speaker at the 2015. A dynamic storyteller and passionate individual, Mr. Bassett will share how his company faced extreme challenges when China …

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  • NALFA asked retailers to use only its sealed product

    Date : March 9, 2015

    The North American Laminate Flooring Association (NALFA) said, retailers who carry NALFA- certified products not have the dangers of the flooring in the awake of a 60 minutes TV report regarding a retailer’s Chinese-manufactured laminate flooring and its formaldehyde content …

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  • Canada now holds 43% of world’s total forest area: Survey

    Date : March 9, 2015

    A survey conducted by Leger survey of international customers has discovered that 43% of world’s independently certified forest products industry is now belong to Canada which means 160 million hectares of the world’s total forest area falls in Canada. The …

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  • SRS and FPL merged together to tackle termites

    Date : March 5, 2015

    For tackling the termites the Forest Service’s Southern Research Station (SRS) Termite Team and Durability and Wood protection has merged together at the Forest products Laboratory (FPL).   Rebecca Wallace said that this development will make a positive impact on …

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  • Sawlog price yet to rise

    Date : March 5, 2015

    Lower lumber production resulted in generally lower sawlog prices in both the US and Canada in the 3Q/14, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review. The biggest price declines were seen in the US South and in the Interior …

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  • AWF Takes over LEFP

    Date : March 5, 2015

    American Wood Fibers one of the largest manufacturers of wood products in U.S., has taken over Lost Coast Forest Products (LEFP), a Santa Rosa, California based supplier; Stephen Faehner, President and CEO of AWF and Geoff Freidman, President of LCFP …

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  • Builder Confidence Slightly Lower in February on Harsh Weather Conditions

    Date : March 4, 2015

    Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in February fell two points to a level of 55 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released last month. “Overall, builder sentiment remains fairly …

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  • Forest Service employee won“21 CSC Champion of the Year”

    Date : March 4, 2015

    This year “21 CSC Champion of the Year,” which is regarded as the most prestigious award in forest maintenance work, was won by Michelle Mitchell, a regional program leader for volunteer and service at Forest Service in the U.S for …

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  • Wood Industry Releases Weight and Measurement Labeling Guidelines

    Date : March 2, 2015

    The American Wood Council has collaborated with organizations in the lumber industry to release recommended guidelines for Weights and Measurement labeling. The guidelines can be found on the AWC website for reference. All states have laws and regulations describing how …

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  • Sustainable Design for South Mountain Reservation by Trojan Powder Coatings

    Date : March 2, 2015

    Projects that instill and support community values are few and far between, so when Trojan Powder Coating was presented an opportunity to contribute to New Jersey’s initiative to restore its iconic South Mountain Reservation, they seized it.   The Reservation, …

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  • Universal Forest Products Reports 4th Quarter Annual Results

    Date : March 2, 2015

    Universal Forest Product announced 2014 result, including fourth quarter net sales of $620.1 million, up 17.9 percent over the results for the fourth quarter of 2013. Net earnings attributable controlling interests in the fourth quarter of 2014 were $9.3 million, …

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  • Hackers kitchen will replace manufacturing cells with IMA Gmbh technology

    Date : February 28, 2015

    IMA Gmbh has signed a Euro 8.5 million worth new contract with Hackers kitchen for the production of kitchen cabinets, paneling niche and cheeks with a new process technology. The new facilities offer hackers maximum flexibility. The contract will be …

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  • Cefla names Roberto Bolognini as Sales Manager

    Date : February 20, 2015

    Cefla Finishing Group , one of the leading providers of finishing, decoration and digital printing solutions for wood, metal, glass and other applications, is pleased to announce the promotion of Roberto Bolognini to Sales Manager.   Roberto has over 14 …

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  • DMT to debut Three Made In America Products

    Date : February 20, 2015

    Diamond Machining Technology (DMT) is proud to announce the international debut of three products with its proprietary HardCoat™ surface sharpening technology at IWA Outdoor Classics 2015 in Nuremburg, Germany. Originally introduced on the company’s DiaFlat lapping plate, the HardCoat surface …

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  • Schattdecor Witnesses a Successful Surfaces

    Date : February 20, 2015

    Following the successful release of The Raw Essentials color collection for furniture decors at IWF in Atlanta last August, Schattdecor Inc. Designer, Mark Smith, got to work very quickly translating those colors into laminate flooring décor colors.New flooring developments and   …

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  • Wood Product, Pulp, Paper and Paper-Based Industry Meets Lawmakers

    Date : February 20, 2015

    The representatives of the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA), the American Wood Council (AWC) and the Northwest Pulp & Paper Association (NWPPA) are meeting with state lawmakers to discuss legislative proposals that would affect the almost 30,000 workers they …

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  • AWC supports House passage of “Regulatory Accountability Act”

    Date : January 28, 2015

    American Wood Council President and CEO Robert Glowinski has issued the following statement regarding today’s passage of the Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 (H.R. 185) by the U.S. House of Representatives. The bill would modernize the 69-year old Administrative Procedure …

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