ARAUCO is the North American leader in particleboard, MDF, TFL (melamine), millwork and sanded plywood. The company manufactures a wide range of sustainable forest product solutions, including the industry’s most-comprehensive selection of composite panels, premium plywood, millwork, lumber and wood pulp.
All ARAUCO composite panels are manufactured from wood fiber sourced from certified, recycled, recovered, and/or controlled sources. Panels are available in many grades with options for moisture resistance, fire resistance and VESTA ULEF/NAF technology; are certified to relevant green building standards and comply TSCA Title VI.
ARAUCO North America offers cradle-to-gate information through the industry-wide Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for particleboard and MDF manufactured in North America. Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) data can be found within the EPDs and Transparency Briefs. ARAUCO HPDs are consistent with the company’s responsible ingredient management policy, and are complementary to its LCAs. The HPDs may also contribute to points in LEED v4.