Tafisa Canada started up of its fifth TFL panel press line for producing two-sided embossed and in-register textured composite panels in 4-foot by 8-foot and 5-foot by 9-foot sizes. The line will aid the production and on-time delivery of its new VIVA panels, whic feature embossed in-register textured surfaces.
Textured, embossed-in-register, thermally-fused laminates (TFL) and high-pressure laminates (HPL) are hot this year at IWF. A number of exhibitors will be showcasing designs that feel and look just like wood.
Formaldehyde emissions from wood panel is finally being regulated by the EPA. Here's what furniture manufacturers need to know to help their customers, and to sell products with the highest quality engineered wood components.
By Frank Devlin, APA - Engineered Wood Association