hard wood. hardwood is a solid lumber that comes from trees such as walnut, teak, maple, and oak. hardwood is ideal for floors because it resists dents. engineered wood . wood-plastic composites (wpcs) are composite materials made of rice husk/wood fiber/wood flour and thermoplastic (includes pe, pp, pvc etc.).
mar 23, 2016 . for the story, "60 minutes" did its own testing on laminate flooring available at lumber liquidator stores in five states. board adopted the atcm (airborne toxic control measure) to protect the public from toxic exposures to formaldehyde from composite wood products, and we are enforcing this regulation.
nov 20, 2015 . this week lumber liquidators became the first major flooring retailer to announce that it will end the use of reprocessed plastic over the next year and also . manufacturers, we found only very low levels in the air and on wipes we ran across the 17 vinyl samples and one sample of wood flooring we tested.