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Stora Enso, Latvijas Finieris develop lignin-based resin for plywood

10-06-2020
lignin-based glue, environment friendly, plywood, new product, Stora Enso, Latvijas Finieris

Latvijas Finieris and Stora Enso have taken the next steps towards replacing phenol – in resins used in plywood – with lignin. This new lignin-based glue significantly reduces the carbon footprint of plywood products all the way from production to final end-use applications without compromising on technical performance. Stora Enso has …

India government to consider investing US$10 to $11 billion to boost domestic production of furniture

09-06-2020
India, government, investment, furniture production

The government of India is considering proposals to invest US$16 to $17 billion to boost domestic production of various consumer items, including furniture, air conditioners and its components, and leather footwear. This is to reduce import dependence and increase exports, other measures may include duty hikes, reported Times of India on 3rd of …

Sveza developed flexible plywood

09-06-2020
Sveza, flexible plywood, new product

Sveza has launched for production an innovative product, Sveza Flex flexible plywood for building structures with complex geometries. The product is a unique solution which is now undergoing the patenting process, and which belongs to Sveza. The new product is ideal for building pillars, tunnels, water treatment facilities, cultural and sports …

Atlas Engineered Products signs new engineered wood supply agreement with Taiga Building Products

08-06-2020
Atlas Engineered Products, engineered wood, new supply arrangement, Taiga Building Products

Atlas Engineered Products (AEP) completes a new engineered wood supply arrangement with Taiga Building Products for all of its operating facilities across Canada. This national arrangement replaces the regional supply arrangement announced last year for Eastern Canada. It is expected that this relationship with Taiga will result in significant …

Editor’s pickSCM Live Show to be streamed globally

02-06-2020
SCM, Live Show, product, event

The international event of the year for woodworking will take place in live streaming from 30 June to 2 July 2020. An extensive programme of live link-ups with SCM experts and webinars on what's new with the Group and key market trends. Registration is already open for industry businesses on the scmwood.com website SCM will be presenting its …

Researchers at Philippines’ Forest Products Research and Development Institute explores thermally modified wood

28-05-2020
Forest Products Research and Development Institute, Department of Science and Technology, DoST-FPRDI, The Philippines, thermal modification, wood

Los Baños-based Forest Products Research and Development Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DoST-FPRDI) are currently looking into a process called thermal modification or TM as a more environment-friendly way of protecting wood and bamboo from insect pests and fungi, reported the Manila Times. “Thermal …