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Roseburg publishes environmental product declaration for MDF products manufactured in Medford, Oregon

Roseburg, environmental product declaration, MDF, Medford, Oregon

Roseburg Forest Products has published its eighth certified Environmental Product Declaration, providing standardised and objective information about the lifecycle environmental impacts of the company’s wood products, and now including Medium Density Fibreboard (MDF). Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) provide consumers with …

USNR expands veneer operation in Oregon

USNR, veneer operation, Oregon, expansion

In Eugene, Oregon, United States (U.S.), USNR is expanding its operations, investments moving existing operations to a new building specially built to meet the growing needs of the business. According to Woodworking Network, the facility in Eugene supports and advances the optimisation and handling of veneer, and is the American base for the …

Oregon becomes first state in the legalise mass timber high rises

Oregon, mass timber high rises, International Code Council, State-wide alternate method,

Oregon became the first state in the U.S. to allow timber buildings to rise higher than six storeys without special consideration, due to a recent addendum to Oregon’s building code, reported the Architects Newspaper.  Timber innovation has been trending of late in Portland, where several high-rise timber buildings have been erected …

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