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Finnish Spruce Plywood

Certified softwood plywood  which can be utilised for many applications in general construction.

Metsä’s Spruce Plywood is manufactured to the highest quality and is primarily suitable to conditions where moisture content may be slightly higher than a typical interior environment. The product is reasonably light and easy to machine which lends itself to a range of applications.

Hanson Plywood’s stock of Finnish Spruce Plywood is PEFC™ Certified.

Typical Applications
  • Construction
  • Packaging
  • Roofing
  • Flooring
  • Hoarding
  • Formwork
  • Container Lining
  • Fencing
  • Wall Sheathing
Applicable Standards
  • BS EN 313 – Plywood classification & terminology.
  • BS EN 314 – Plywood bonding quality.
  • BS EN 635 – Plywood classification by surface appearance.
  • BS EN 636 – Plywood specification.
  • BS EN 12871 – Performance requirements for load-bearing use in floors, walls and roofs.
  • BS 5268 – Structural specification. (Selected panels)
Environment

Hanson Plywood’s Finnish Spruce Plywood is purchased from Metsa Wood and is all PEFC™ Certified.

PEFC™ (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) plays a leading role in Finland’s forest industry with more than 20 million hectares (90%) of Finnish forest being PEFC™ Certified. This makes Finland the country with the third in particular, PEFC™ in Finland promotes policies such as the retention of 10 trees per hectare in forest concessions in order to aid forest regeneration and reduce the environmental impact that logging has on the ecosystem.

Quick Reference Guide - Plywood
Applicable Products
Typical Applications
Service Class
Applicable Standards
Minimum Requirements
Performance Plywood
Birch Plywood
SP101 Plywood
Lightweight Plywood
Far Eastern Type Plywood
(Malaysian/Indonesian/
Chinese)
Performance Plywood
Birch Plywood
SP101 Plywood
Lightweight Plywood
Far Eastern Type Plywood
(Malaysian/Indonesian/Chinese)
Softwood Constructional Plywood (Finnish, Spruce, Elliottis Pine, etc)
Performance Plywood
Marine Plywood BS1088
(3rd party quality assured)
Internal applications with minimal exposure to moisture.
All internal joinery, flooring, underlay, pipe boxing, doors, hatches, weight saving applications etc
Internal applications with temporary exposure during construction.
Construction - floors, flooring underlay, walls, roof decking, linings, hoardings, protection etc
All internal and external joinery which may be submitted to long term exposure to wetting/weather.
Construction - floors, walls, roof decking, soffits, linings, signs, etc
1 - Dry
2 - Humid
3 - Exterior
EN636:2003
EN314-2 Plywood bond quality
EN310 - Bending test
EN13986 - Wood based panels for construction
EN636:2003
EN314-2 Plywood bond quality
EN335 - Durability of wood and wood-based panel products
EN310 - Bending Test
EN13986 - Wood based panels for use in construction
EN636:2003
EN314-2 Plywood bond quality
EN335 - Durability of wood and wood-based panel products
EN310 - Bending Test
EN314-2 Plywood bond quality
Class 1
Class 1
Refer to test data
CE Marked
Class 2
Class 2
Class 2**
Refer to test data
CE Marked
Class 3
Class 3
Class 3**
Refer to test data
CE Marked
Size
Type
12mm
18mm
24mm
2400mm x 600mm
Grade - III/III
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