Particleboards are wood products, made of small chips of timber, lumber, and wood. All wooden chips are from used material such as demolition material. First, the wooden materials are crumbled into chips. The chips are bonded with glues, and then compressed into board by thermal compressor. Particleboards are used in many places in our daily life, such as frames of integrated kitchen system and subflooring. They have been well utilized in the field of construction, building materials, furniture, and woodworking industries. 18M Type represents that the bending strength is 18.0 N/mm2 and the glue used is melamine resin.
This EPD does not fully comply with EN 15804, and is only intended to be used on the Japense market.