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Lumber Liquidators Considers Libel Suit: Fox News Report

By Bill Esler Posted: 03/29/2015 9:02AM

Lumber Liquidators management may sue 60 Minutes for libel. The move, says Fox News, is buttressed by the Consumer Products Safety Commission's decision to use "non-destructive" testing in of the firm's flooring for excessive levels of formaldehyde.


Lumber Liquidators Answers Laminate CARB Questions in SEC Filing

Posted: 03/13/2015 8:18AM

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. held a March 12, 2015 dial in Business Update regarding CARB and laminate flooring media reports. In this March 13 SEC filing it answered those questions it believes need further clarification.


Lumber Liquidators Comeback: Air Testing, Floor Replacements

By Bill Esler Posted: 03/12/2015 2:24PM

Lumber Liquidators says it will provide for indoor air testing, and even floor replacements, for buyers of its laminate floors made in China. The wood flooring firm faces a Senate probe and class action lawsuits after 60 Minutes reported it sells flooring with formaldehyde.


What To Do With Lumber Liquidators Flooring? Let It Off-gas

By Bill Esler Posted: 03/12/2015 5:48AM

Thousands of consumers are perplexed about with to do with their Lumber Liquidators laminate floors: tear them up? re-coat them? The best approach, experts say, is nothing at all or, if it's recently installed, open the windows.




OSHA Alert: Stone Countertop Workers Endangered by Silica Dust

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 02/19/2015 7:10AM

Countertop workers are in serious danger from silica dust emitted in cutting, finishing and even installing countertops. As 61 workers developed silicosis, some requiring lung transplants, OHSA and NIOSH issued a hazard alert.


New BIFMA Standard for Office Furniture Fits Fatter Americans

By Alex Keown Posted: 01/29/2015 1:25PM

As American waistlines and backsides are growing thicker, BIFMA, the trade association for office furniture manufacturers, has developed a new standard for a "General Purpose Large Office Chair" that can support occupants weighing up to 400 pounds.


Legislative Trends - 2015 Wood Industry Almanac

Posted by Michaelle Bradford | Posted: 12/01/2014 1:38PM

Combustible dust, Lacey Act rules topped legislative issues in 2014. Here is a recap of the biggest regulatory and compliance issues impacting the wood products industry.


Wood as Green Building Material Supports Healthy Private Forests

By Matt Schumake Posted: 11/14/2014 10:34AM

The USDA Forest Resource Coordinating Committee (FRCC) announced its recommendations to improve private forest land throughout the US


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