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We are pleased to announce that Birchland Plywood-Veneer Ltd. has been certified by the Hardwood Plywood & Veneer Association to meet the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Phase 2 requirements.

Our certification means we are now able to offer our customers a complete range of CARB certified Hardwood Plywood including;

•    Particle Core
•    MDF Core
•    Veneer Core Plywood Domestic
•    Veneer Core Plywood Import

This certification demonstrates Birchland’s commitment to producing environmentally sustainable Hardwood Plywood products. Together with our FSC Mixed Sources certification (2004) and our recent introduction of BGreenTM 100% NAF hardwood plywood, we are well positioned to supply our customers with environmentally controlled products with any designation they require.


Lou Vanoyen
VP Operations
Birchland Plywood-Veneer Ltd.