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World of Wood Convention Keynote Speaker Announced

The International Wood Products Association is thrilled to announce one of the keynote speakers for the 2014 World of Wood Convention, happening from March 7-9th, 2014 in St Petersburg, Florida. Mr. Scott Clemons, chief investment strategist for Brown Brothers Harriman & Co will be the keynote speaker on Thursday, March 6th, 2014.

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IWPA Concerned with EPA's Proposed Regulation of Formaldehyde

Alexandria, Virginia- The International Wood Products Association (IWPA) submitted comprehensive comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on their proposed regulation of formaldehyde in composite wood products. IWPA was concerned by many items in the proposed regulation including the lack of a de minimis exemption, the overly broad scope, the time frame for implementation, and the confidential business information that would be disclosed to the public.