Smith & Fong Co. Introduces World’s First Range of FSC-Certified Bamboo Plywood and Flooring

Smith & Fong Co.’s Plyboo architectural plywood and flooring will be the world’s first range of FSC (Forest Stewardship Council)-certified bamboo plywood and flooring. Made from 100 percent FSC materials, the products will be designated as FSC Pure. Durable and easy to install, Plyboo flooring, which is made from laminated bamboo, is available in either flat or edge-grain, pre-finished or unfinished. The low-resin, open-grained flooring comes in two colors: amber and natural.Smith & Fong Co. will offer a range of trim moldings whose average hardness is 1,500 lbf. The moldings include stair-nosing, thresholds, reducers, base-shoes and baseboards. Panel sizes are 7/8-in. x 4-ft. x 8-ft., 3/4-in. x 4-ft. x 8-ft., 1/4-in. x 4-ft. x 8-ft. and 1/8-in. x 4-ft. x 8-ft.The plywood and flooring will be sold in North America beginning this