All ARAUCO North American mills are certified by the Rainforest Alliance to the Forest
Stewardship Council Chain–of-Custody standards and may help achieve credit in environmental programs where use of certified wood is recognized, such as the U.S. and Canadian Green Building Council (USGBC, CaGBC) Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED).

FSC Certification Information:

ARAUCO FSC Certificate Code: RA-COC-000444
ARAUCO’s FSC Claim: FSC Mix Credit, under the credit system (not percentage).
Percent FSC CoC Material in Flakeboard FSC Mix Credit Products: Equivalent to 100% under the credit system. The quantity of FSC certified product sold is not more than can be produced from the quantity of FSC certified inputs we purchase. Please note that in order to receive FSC certified materials, they must be specified as such at time of ordering.

Percent of Wood in ARAUCO Products Produced in North America:
North American Mil Percent of Product Composed of Wood (Avg., by Weight) Equivalent Percent of FSC CoC in Wood1
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (MDF) 87% 100%
St. Stephen, New Brunswick (Thin MDF and Particleboard) 87% 100%
Bennettsville, South Carolina (Particleboard) 85% 100%
Bennettsville, South Carolina (MDF) 85% 100%
Malvern MDF, Malvern, Arkansas 85% 100%
Albany, Oregon (Particleboard) 87% 100%
Eugene, Oregon (MDF) 84% 100%
Moncure, North Carolina (Particleboard and MDF) 82% 100%
1. Specify FSC CoC on Customer Order to receive FSC Certified product.