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Columbia Forest Products’ PureBond Formaldehyde-Free Hardwood Plywood.

  • The PureBond Story

    Columbia Forest Products’ PureBond Formaldehyde-free technology was developed through Biomimicry and inspired by nature.

Press Releases and Statements

  • Company Background

    Founded in 1957, Columbia Forest Products is North America’s largest manufacturer of hardwood plywood and hardwood veneer products.

  • Columbia Earns CARB Testing Exemption

    Columbia Forest Products has received written approval from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to be exempted from routine formaldehyde emissions testing for its veneer core hardwood plywood products produced with soy-based PureBond® formaldehyde-free resin technology.

  • PureBond® Formaldehyde Statement

    “Formaldehyde-Free” What do we mean by it?From time to time, people ask us “if formaldehyde is a naturally occurring element, how can you say that PureBond® hardwood plywood is ‘formaldehyde-free’?”

PureBond® Fabricators Network

  • How to Build a Green Cabinet

    A worksheet that will help fabricators and consumers understand how to maximize the use of PureBond® formaldehyde-free hardwood plywood technology and build an “all wood” cabinet system.