News

27/04/2017
In an age when nearly all building products are mass-produced, natural timber has a unique position in the industry. Timber is a natural product and like all products of nature it is neither consist...
27/04/2017
Latest statistics have highlighted that sales of OSB in the UK have exceeded those of imported softwood plywood for the first time.  This indication is derived from Norbord’s own ...
27/02/2017
Biomass is not always the environmentally-positive energy solution that it is claimed to be and subsidies are distorting the market; this is the unequivocal message from Norbord. As the lead...
20/01/2017
While wood is a renewable and versatile resource which, when used sensibly, is proven to reduce carbon in the atmosphere, the theory of reforestation restoring the CO2 balance instantaneousl...
10/11/2016
Independent Welsh builders’ merchant, LBS, has seen sales of SterlingOSB increase as a direct result of Norbord’s recent promotional campaign. “All our customers are poten...
09/11/2016
Earlier this year, a major energy supplier lobbied the government to make biomass power stations eligible for future subsidies. The company wants to be allowed to bid for ‘green’...
06/05/2016
Norbord has been praised by a local politician for continuing to lead the way on its apprenticeship programme. Norbord, the UK’s leading producer of engineered wood products, welc...