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UltraStock® FREE MDF

UltraStock® FREE MDF is a high-performance panel with no added formaldehyde resins.

  • No added formaldehyde resins.
  • Delivers the same precise machining, finishing and performance characteristics as UltraStock Premium MDF.
  • Can help toward earning credits in green building rating systems such as LEED®, NAHB Green Building Standard, Green Globe and CARB.

Details

UltraStock-Free MDF is a high-performance panel with no added formaldehyde resins.

  • No added formaldehyde resins.
  • Delivers the same precise machining, finishing and performance characteristics as UltraStock Premium MDF.
  • Can help toward earning credits in green building rating systems such as LEED®, NAHB Green Building Standard, Green Globe and CARB.

Applications

Furniture and cabinets in “green-sensitive” projects like hospitals, schools and civic facilities

Dimensions

Thickness 1/4" - 1 5/16”
Widths To five feet
Lengths To sixteen feet

Physical Properties

Minimum Panel Averages1 < 3/8"3 3/8" - < 1/2" 1/2" - 3/4" > 3/4"
IB-Internal Bond, psi 110 100 90 85
MOR, psi 4,050 3,130 3,130 3,130
MOE, kpsi 405 313 313 313
Face Screwholding, lbs. 235 235 235 235
Edge Screwholding, lbs.2 NA NA 215 205

1. One-panel minimum average per ANSI 208.2
2. Edge screw pull for less than 5/8" not applicable
3. ASTM D1037-06-PART B for < 9.5mm (0.375")

Tolerances

Length & Width ± 1/16"
Squareness 1/64" per foot of length
Straightness 1/64" per 2 feet of length
Thickness (within panel) ± 0.005"
Thickness (panel to panel) ± 0.005"

Raw Materials

Wood Species: Mixed Hardwoods

Transportation

Truck or rail

Environmental Credits

LEED Credit Description
Recycled Content MR credit 4 Awards 1 or 2 points for using products with recycled content that constitute at least 10% or 20%, based on cost, of the total value of project materials.
Regional Materials MR credit 5 Awards 1 or 2 points for using materials on a project that are extracted and manufactured within 500 miles that constitute at least 10% or 20%, based on cost, of the total value of project materials.
Environmental Quality EQ credit 4.4 Composite wood panels on the project shall contain no urea formaldehyde resins.

GREEN GLOBES Credit Description
Low-VOC Emmitting Materials G2.9 Specifies architects to select low-VOC emitting materials.

National Green Building Standard Credits Description
Pre-Consumer Recycled Content 604.1(2) Use recycled content products in major areas such as walls, floor, insulation and roofing.
FSC® Certification 606.2(3) Wood or wood-based products available that are certified by Forest Stewardship Council™.
Other Certification 606.2(6) Wood-based components certified in accordance to CPA ECC 4-11.
Low Formaldehyde/VOC Emissions 901.4(a) In compliance with ANSI A208.1.
Low Formaldehyde/VOC Emissions 901.4(c) In compliance with CPA ECC 4-11.
Low Formaldehyde/VOC Emissions 901.4(d) Composite wood contains no urea formaldehyde.

CARB Credits Description
California Air Resource Board C.A.R.B. In compliance with CARB phase 2 requirements.

Safety & Sustainability

Formaldehyde Emissions

Complies with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Phase 2 formaldehyde emission standards or exceed those levels in the case of NAF products. UltraStock MDF NAF products comply with CARB-NAF.

Specifications

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