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Japan:2002 Less Dealing with Non JAS Plywood

2002 Less Dealing with Non JAS Plywood

The Japanese dealers of plywood have come to transact much more JAS Fc0 items, which release less formaldehyde, as the government has announced a draft of an ordinance and notification concerning the measures against sick-house syndrome under the Building Standard Law, as well as the JAS on plywood is scheduled to be revised. It is expected to be difficult for the market to deal with non JAS articles, once the notification is effective after July 2003.

December 13, 2002
Measures Against JAS Law Violations

Japan Plywood Manufacturers' Assn. has set a window to which people can report of what they find regarding illegal acts under the JAS law, while violations against the low have happened successively in the plywood manufacturing and distribution business lately.


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