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Facts about Particleboard and MDF
Facts about Particleboard and MDF : As the title suggests, "Facts about Particleboard and MDF", contains all the elements about particleboard and fibreboard that you need to know. It is a concise and user friendly selection of technical information that has been designed to provide all users with current and up-to-date facts for a variety of products and applications.


Facts About Plywood
Facts About Plywood : As the title suggests, "Facts About Plywood", contains all the elements about plywood that you need to know. It is a concise and user friendly selection of technical information that has been designed to provide all users of plywood and laminated veneer lumber with current and up-to-date facts for a variety of products and applications.


Fire Resistance
Fire Resistance : Fire Resistance Requirements in Australia, and how to choose the right EWPAA Certified Product to Comply with the BCA


Formaldehyde Emission Facts
Formaldehyde Emission Facts : This brief statement is in response to recent concern over formaldehyde emissions from plywood, laminated veneer lumber (LVL) and other veneer based wood products expressed to the Plywood Association of Australasia. The EWPAA shares the publics concern that exposure to high formaldehyde concentrations for extended time is harmful. This statement gives a brief summary of formaldehyde, its sources, emissions from EWPAA certified product and ways to reduce emissions.


Formaldehyde Emissions from Plywood and Laminated Veneer Lumber
Formaldehyde Emissions from Plywood and Laminated Veneer Lumber : This statement summarises the results of the most recent industry wide survey of formaldehyde emissions from EWPAA branded products.


Laminated Veneer Lumber Scaffold Planks to AS/NZS 1577:2013 - Scaffold Decking Components
This Technical Note is in response to the revision of AS 1577: 1993 Scaffold Planks and the release of the new and updated replacement Standard AS/NZS 1577: 2013 Scaffold Decking Components. The new AS/NZS 1577: 2013 was released in November 2013. This Technical Note lists the changes in the 2013 version of AS/NZS 1577 that affect LVL Scaffold Planks. This includes those changes that affect utility or use.


LVL Scaffold Plank Identification Manual
LVL Scaffold Plank Identification Manual : The aim of this manual is to aid and assist CFMEU organisers to identify safe and reliable EWPAA/JAS-ANZ certified structural LVL Scaffold Planks.


Product and Specification Guide for The Professional and Home Handyperson
Product and Specification Guide for The Professional and Home Handyperson : This brochure details the properties and characteristics of the standardised range of veneer laminated products. These products are manufactured from thin layers of wood veneers, called plies, bonded together with a rigid adhesive. This controlled lamination process allows optimisation of timbers natural attributes while randimising undersired characteristics often associated with modern plantation timbers. These products are the modern engineered plywods, LVL and I-beams and for optimum safety and reliability are manufactured under the JAS-ANZ accredited EWPAA Quality Control Program and Product Certification Scheme.