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Poplar plywood manufactured using non-toxic, formaldehyde free glue for improved air quality.

Manufactured in Northern Italy from sustainable, high quality plantation species and is synonymous with environmental protection, intended as improvement of the quality of air and water, increased biodiversity in natural habitats and renewable sources of energy.


  • Uses Soyad™ technology, an environmentally-friendly adhesive which is formulated using a proprietary cross-linking resin and natural soy flour. This provides a strong and moisture resistant bond with no added formaldehyde.
  • The product is lightweight and produced from fully certified poplar plantations giving a surface appearance which is light coloured with high homogeneity and a faint grain.
  • Manufactured in accordance with EN 636-1.
  • 100% Poplar ‘Made in Italy’ certified.

Member of the Pro-Poplus Association - promotes the safeguarding of Poplar Trees.


For interior use including general joinery, shop or bar fitting, laminating, veneering, furniture and portable buildings.

The finished product meets various standards for low emission rates and complies with the California Air Resources Board’s No Added Formaldehyde (NAF) regulation. FSC or PEFC available on request. LEED and CARB Phase II compliant.

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Standard product features

Technical properties:

  • Average density: 400 kg/m³ (±10%).
  • Glue bond to EN 314-2: Class 1 (interior).
  • Moisture content: 8–13%.
  • Veneers: High quality face and core.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-45-95/487 Visual grade general veneer plywood

Product specification

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Hanson Plywood Ltd


+44 (0)1422 330 444

Product reference

H Poplar Plywood - Pure Glue

Face grade

Others available on request. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Board size

[2500 x 1220 mm]
[3100 x 1530 mm]
[Special order]
Other board sizes are available on request. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.


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Manufacturer details

Drakes Industrial Estate,
Shay Lane,
Yorkshire, HX3 6RL
Tel +44 (0)1422 330 444
Fax +44 (0)1422 330 706
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