Teragren® bamboo face veneers and PureBond®
Popular styles of vertical and flat grain bamboo veneers in natural and caramelized
colorations that provide options to complement any décor. And because they are harvested
from rapidly renewable bamboo and manufactured with PureBond technology, you can
be assured that these panels are a sound environmental choice.
If you are one of the growing number of consumers, design professionals and builders
seeking ways to incorporate "green" products into your home and projects,
you will find Teragren and Columbia to be experienced partners and valuable resources.
Our bamboo veneer core hardwood plywood:
Columbia's hardwood plywood featuring Teragren Bamboo is ideal for custom cabinetry,
fine furniture, millwork and interior paneling. It's a beautiful, popular look that
can now be enjoyed with confidence. Formaldehyde-free
PureBond construction makes it suitable for LEED projects, and anywhere
good indoor air quality is a priority. And now, with a
CARB Phase 2 compliance (in veneer core form), it's suited for any interior
work in California.
Safety and Sustainability
Columbia Forest Products / Teragren uses only sustainably grown Optimum 5.5 Moso
bamboo which is harvested between 5.5 and 6 years at maturity. Using the best available
bamboo and following the most stringent quality standards allows Teragren factories
to be ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001 certified for quality assurance.
If you need bamboo flooring, countertops, edgebanding or other complementary bamboo
products visit www.teragren.com.
Teragren Optimum 5.5™ Moso Bamboo veneers.
Vertical and Flat.
Natural and Caramelized available in both vertical and flat grain.
2-1/2 times more stable (expands and contracts less) than maple.
LEED® EQ Credit 4.4: Low Emitting Materials
Columbia and Teragren bamboo panels can contribute to this credit because they are
made with PureBond formaldehyde-free technology.
LEED® MR Credit 6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
Columbia and Teragren bamboo veneers can contribute to this credit because they
are made with Optimum 5.5 Moso Bamboo, a rapidly renewable resource.
- Teragren Bamboo veneer on PureBond veneer core hardwood plywood is our standard
- And when Teragren Bamboo veneer is is laminated with Columbia's exclusive soy flour-based
PureBond technology to standard particleboard and MDF, the result is a measurable
reduction in formaldehyde emissions.
- Teragren Bamboo veneer is also offered on premium no added urea formaldehyde composite
cores, for projects requiring the technical and finishing properties of particleboard
or MDF while maintaining formaldehyde-free integrity.