Filed Under (Knowledge, Plywood, Quality & Markets) by Mason Pan on October-25-2014

E0 Plywood What’s E0 Grade For Formaldehyde Emission of Wood Based Panels ?

In China, the grade of Formaldehyde Emission of Wood Based Panels are E0, E1, E2 . E0, E1, E2 are the Formaldehyde Emission standards for MDF, HDF, Particleboard, OSB, plywood, veneered plywood, blockboard, melamine faced board, floor.

According to the national compulsory standard GB18580-2001<Limit of Formaldehyde Emission of Wood-based Panels and Finishing Products>, all wood-based panels should meet E1 or E2 grade.

In China, E0 (‘0′ is the number ‘0’, not letter ‘O’) comes from the national standard GB/T9846.1- 9846.8-2004 <Plywood> . However, E0 grade is not compulsory standard in China. But many manufacturers are trying to adopt E0 standard in production.

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Filed Under (Knowledge, Miscellaneous) by Mason Pan on October-18-2014

Withdrawn Standards For Door & Window  (Japanese JPIC/JAS Standards )

JIS A 1510-1:2001  
Test method for door fittings of buildings — Part 1: Locks and latches

JIS A 1511:1995  
Test methods for door fittings

JIS A 1512:1995  
Test methods for performance of floor-hinges, door-closers and hinge-closers

JIS A 4601:1973  
Wooden flash doors

JIS A 4602:1973  
Wooden sliding glass doors

JIS A 4712:1986  
Steel and aluminium door sets for entrance of dwellings

JIS A 4714:1995  
PVC windows for interior installed

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Filed Under (News&Views) by Mason Pan on October-11-2014

Hardboard Prices

Commodity: Hardboard
Species: Poplar, Hardwood
Density: over 900 KGS/CBM
Formaldehyde Emission Grade: E2
Origin: China

Hardboard Prices
Price Terms: FOB prices

Specifications           FOB Prices
1220 x 2440 x 2.5mm:   USD355.00/M3
1220 x 2440 x 3mm     USD350.00/M3
1220 x 2440 x 4mm     USD345.00/M3 
1220 x 2440 x 5mm     USD365.00/M3
1220 x 2440 x 6mm     USD375.00/M3

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