Reference Guides

PureBond® Plywood Reference Guides

reference guides, purebond, hardwood plywoodLearn more about how PureBond is made in our Columbia Forest Products facilities throughout North America, or see what our different products look like in residential or commercial buildings.

How Plywood is Made

Have you ever wondered how plywood is manufactured? Here illustrates some of the manufacturing processes at a few of our North American facilities.

Core Guide

An explanation of plywood core features and advantages. Includes particleboard, MDF, veneer core, Combi-cores and Multi-ply cores.

Grading Guide

A guide to understanding popular hardwood plywood and veneer face grades.

Veneer Species Guide

Columbia Forest Products is proud to offer an exciting variety of hardwood and decorative softwood species of faces to meet the demand for architectural individuality in interior design applications.

Veneer Species Guide (PDF)

PDF version of  Columbia Forest Products available hardwood and decorative softwood species of faces.