A blog packed with articles and announcements regarding green building and high performance building products, from key opinion leaders and the Eco Supply team.


6 Steps for CAD to CAM Conversion for Architects

It's all in the details.  Here are 6 Key Steps for the CAD/CAM file hand-off: Our out-sourced CNC router and panel processing business grew out our willingness to cut the Plyboo, Richlite, and other panels we sell as raw material.  Our ...

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

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