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July 26, 2011

Orangeburg, S.C.-based Cox Industries and iLevel by Weyerhaeuser have joined efforts to expand distribution of Cox fire- and preservative-treated lumber, plywood and columns in select Atlantic states under the Cox D-Blaze and Ecolife brands.

Cox D-Blaze fire-retardant treated lumber and plywood can help control the spread of flames and smoke, and Ecolife by Cox can help protect wood against fungal decay, termite damage and weathering, the company said.

June 9, 2011

Valley Forge, Pa.-based CertainTeed added two new shades to its EverNew PT Decking collection: Castle Gray and Tudor Brown. 

The new colors join an existing palette of Bronze, Slate, Ipe Tropics and Rosewood Tropics. 

April 13, 2011

EcoBlu Products, Inc., the developer of a water repellent technology called Red Shield, has signed an exclusive arrangement with Calvert Company to produce and private label its current line of glulam beams.

EcoBlu Products, the developer of a water repellent technology called Red Shield, has signed an exclusive arrangement with Calvert Co. to produce and private label its current line of glulam beams. 

The newly developed RedShield coating also features mold, wood rot, termite and fire protection, according to EcoBlu. Red Beam is currently shipping through wholesale channels throughout the United States, and Calvert Co. intends to introduce the glulam product into Japan, China and Korea, according to the announcement. 

March 7, 2011

The founder of Pest Control Insulation Systems says the time is right for an insulation product that doubles as pest control.