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How Richlite Paper-Phenolic Panels are Made (Photos & Video)

The Process Large rolls of FSC® Certified paper, are run through a bath to be saturated with a phenolic resin, cut into sheets, then stacked into a plywood press where heat and pressure are applied.  Using a phenolic resin in the ...

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Eco Supply 16: A Year in Review

It seems like this year has passed us by in the blink of an eye. But then we looked back at all that happened this year. We just wanted to take a second to update our clients on what's been going on at Eco Supply this year. We'll skip the ...

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Gibson Guitars Take a Sustainable Turn with Richlite Fretboards

Progress has always experienced difficulty in the face of tradition. Many new developments, from instant replay in baseball, to digital cameras in cinema have faced opposition from purists who need little other argument than “this is the ...

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Cork as a Building Material: A History

Today we’re going to spend some time paying homage to one of our favorite raw materials at Eco Supply: cork. Cork comes from the bark of the cork oak tree, a medium sized evergreen that grows predominently in southwest Europe. The tree is ...

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Grow Fresh Food In Your Home With the Grove Ecosystem

At a time when locally sourced, organic food is growing in popularity, it’s easy for voices to get lost in the chatter surrounding a topic that deserves this increasing attention. That being said, some ideas are so innovative that they ...

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