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NO ADDED FORMALDEHYDE. LIKEWISE. � CONTINUED FROM PAGE 36 This latest technology tour started with attendees flying into Berlin, Germany, and spending a day visiting the sites and net- working with the other 40 or so fabricators on the tour. It was a diverse group made up of company presidents, product manag- ers and people with more technical roles. We then made our way through Germany, stopping to visit some of the finest panel-processing facilities in Europe, includ- ing kitchen manufacturers such as Poggenpohl, Burger Kuchen, Nolte, Nobilia, Horatec, and Bribus. We also had the luxury of visiting some fan- tastic office furniture facilities, such as Febrü and Sedus. CONTINUED ON PAGE 40 � FSC ® -certified Collins Pine FreeForm Particleboard was used throughout the Hillside House in Mill Valley, California by SB Architects. Photo: Mariko Reed Collins Pine Particleboard and FreeForm ® Mike Shuey 503.826.5222 Engineered wood products shouldn’t take a toll on the forests from which they came. Our particleboard products have earned numerous environmental accolades. We make the most out of every tree, so you can do the same. • CARB Exempt • Declare Product SM • NAF-no added formaldehyde • 100% post-industrial recycled /recovered content • MR50 particleboard offers maximum moisture resistance