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Industrial Woodworking Says ISO Certification Could Help Exports

By Bill Esler Posted: 07/15/2013 10:01PM

Industrial Woodworking Corp., which manufactures for contract furniture and healthcare furniture companies, says it its new ISO 13485 and ISO 9001 certification for quality management could help exports.


Wood Shop Transformation

By Jared Patchin Posted: 07/09/2013 8:48AM

Our wood shop has evolved over the last four years. See how we have been able to integrate a dozen new tools and an entirely different production line with minimal layout changes or expansion.


Sustainable Hardwood Decking Supplier Expands to California

Posted: 05/16/2013 3:44PM

AdvantageLumber.com is opening a 50,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution facility in Los Angeles (Santa Fe Springs), California. This facility will be operational within a few weeks and will service California and West Coast contractors, designers, and homeowners with affordable and sustainable hardwood decking materials.


Flakeboard Touts Sustainability Achievements in New Report

By Rich Christianson Posted: 05/04/2013 10:14AM

Flakeboard released its 2012 sustainability report, its first since being purchased by Arauco.




Manufacturing Reinvestment Account Introduced in Congress

By Bill Esler Posted: 04/25/2013 11:23AM

DeLauro, Kinzinger Introduce Bill to Reinvest in US Manufacturing Bipartisan Bill Will Help Businesses Grow, Create Jobs, Boost Economy


Know Your Green Regulations

Posted: 04/10/2013 4:54PM

The woodworking industry continues to change and evolve in 2013. To help you keep up on the important issues that affect your business, here are some key regulatory updates you need to know.


Greener than LEED? 1st FSC Project Certified Commercial Building

By Bill Esler Posted: 04/03/2013 6:54AM

As the first heavy-timber office building in Seattle since the early 1900s prepares to open, the Bullitt Center is said to be greener than LEED. It is also the first FSC Project Certified commercial construction in the U.S.


Flame Retardants Focus of EPA Risk Assessment

By Karen Koenig Posted: 04/01/2013 10:47AM

The EPA will begin risk assessments on 23 flame retardant and other chemicals as part of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).


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