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Columbia Signs Sales Pact with New MDF Plant

Columbia Forest Products has signed a deal with MDF producer CalPlant I to be the exclusive sales agent for all MDF made at its new plant in Willows, Ca.

Columbia Forest Products has signed a deal with MDF producer CalPlant I to be the exclusive sales agent for all MDF made at its new plant in Willows, Ca.

When complete in the summer of 2019, CalPlant I will be North America’s first commercial-scale manufacturer of no-added-formaldehyde, rice straw-based MDF. The facility will sit on a 276-acre site, with an annual capacity of 140 million sq. ft.

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