With West Fraser WestPine mill rebuilt, Hardwoods broadens moisture-resistant MDF distribution

By Bill Esler
Woodworking Network
November 21, 2017
Category: Wood, Paper & Green Building
Region: Canada, Canada West

LANGLEY, B.C. – West Fraser says its year-long rebuilding and updating of the WestPine mill in Quesnel, B.C. is complete and production has returned to its normal operating levels. “With this significant milestone behind the company, WestPine is re-introducing its moisture resistant MDF,” says the company, noting WestPine EcoPlus MR50 is available through all Hardwoods Distribution – Hardwoods Specialty Products and Frank Paxton Lumber distribution locations nationwide. In addition to the smoothness and stability of EcoPlus MR50, the moisture resistant MDF is formulated to endure humid conditions. This makes it a useful substrate for commercial applications in food service industries, institutional buildings and healthcare establishments. EcoPlus MR50 is also suited for residential interiors such as kitchen and bath cabinetry, interior storage systems, and mouldings and millwork also benefit from its moisture resistant qualities.

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