1. Parallel Laminated Veneer (PLV)

        A cost-effective alternative for your LVL, OSB, Plywood, and Solid Wood industrial needs

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        Tolko’s?Parallel?Laminated?Veneer?(PLV) is a value added choice to help eliminate waste and improve substrate performance in a host of industrial applications. The product is available in multiple thicknesses and comes in sheet form, ready to cut into your components.?Parallel?Laminated?Veneer?has a high strength-to-weight ratio and excellent dimensional stability compared to other composite and solid wood products. Our PLV is made with Douglas-fir Metriguard Rated?Veneer?and produced at our APA certified mills in British Columbia.

        Features and Benefits

        • ISPM-15 Exempt - Tolko’s PLV is manufactured with glue, heat, or pressure and is therefore exempt from the requirements in ISPM-15.
        • High Strength-to-Weight Ratio?– Compared to other composite wood products.
        • Dimensional Stability?– Our controlled, APA audited, exacting manufacturing process produces an extremely stable product.
        • Fastener Holding?– Consistent density yields improved fastener holding results compared to solid sawn wood. Solid sawn wood has variation which can lead to mixed performance.
        • Consistency?– Each piece of?Tolko?PLV is 100% usable with quality you can count on. This eliminates the need to cull, sort and cut out defects, to maximize recovery and efficiency in your plant.
        • Environmental?– All?Tolko?products are manufactured to PEFC, SFM, and SFI standards. SFI fully qualifies under the LEED standard via the LEED Alternative Compliance Path process. LEED Professionals please refer to: LEED v4.1 (page 214-215).
        • Exempt from Formaldehyde Regulations?– HUD, CARB, and EPA TSCA Title VI exempt.


        Douglas-fir Metriguard Rated?Veneer


        • All?parallel?layup
        • Customer-defined cross bands

        Available Sizes

        • Thickness Categories: 1/2”, 5/8”, 3/4” 7/8”, 1-1/8”, 1-3/8”, 1-1/2”, 1-5/8”, 1-3/4”
        • Length: 96", 97"
        • Width:?48", 49"


        • Windows and Doors
        • Upholstered Furniture
        • Heavy-duty Crates and Pallets
        • Export & Domestic Packaging
        • RV Components
        • Office Furniture Components
        • Display Components
        • Other uses where improved structural properties are required