Uniboard MDF is produced using the latest in manufacturing technology. From the 9-foot continuous press to super refining and the latest in sanding and cutting technologies, Uniboard MDF is unmatched in terms of product performance, flexibility and consistent product characteristics.
Whether your project calls for deep machining, painting, or any type of lamination, since 1987 Uniboard MDF has become the industry benchmark for all types of applications. Superior surface quality, uniform density, precisely controlled thicknesses and sanding smoothness are just some of the qualities that set us apart.
Manufactured from softwoods and hardwoods, this renowned solid wood substitute is well suited to a range of applications, such as commercial and residential furniture, store fixtures, cabinets, millwork, molding, flooring and slotwall.
Uniboard MDF is available in Excel+®, Excel, Standard, MR50, Ultralite and Fire-Resistant grades and can be ordered in the industry’s widest selection of dimensions and thicknesses.
Uniboard MDF is the high performance solution you’ve been looking for, and is available in our full collection of melamine colours in both one-sided and double-sided laminates.
*Surface Burning Characteristics: Please note that our 1/4'' MDF does not meet Class 1 fire rating. Our MDF meets Class 2 on ¼'' only. For more information, consult our documentation center.
NU Green MR50®
NU Green MR50 NAF MDF, the latest addition to the NU Green® collection, is Uniboard's most eco-friendly moisture resistant solution. This Green, high-quality, versatile medium-density fiberboard is FSC® certified and ECCTM certified. It is made using 100% pre-consumer recycled and recovered wood fiber, which saves trees and avoids landfill.
The NU Green MR50 NAF MDF is ideal for all interior, non-structural applications where periodic humidity exposure is a factor. As a MR50 qualified product, it passes the 24-hour submersion test (MR10) and 6 cycle accelerated aging test (MR30).
NU Green MR50 is certified by CARB. No formaldehyde resin is used during the manufacturing process. Its ultra low formaldehyde emissions are no greater than those released by a tree found in nature.
It is manufactured at our Mont-Laurier facility with the same specifications as our Excel+® grade MDF so you benefit from the same quality and uniform density that has become synonymous with Uniboard standards of excellence.
NU Green MR50 NAF MDF is suited for both residential and commercial applications such as food service industries, institutional buildings, healthcare establishments, kitchens and bathrooms. It is available as raw or value-added panels in our full collection of melamine colours, in a wide selection of sizes and thicknesses.
The NU Green MR50 NAF MDF can also help you achieve up to 6 LEED® points, based on the NC-2009 (USGBC), and up to four LEED points with the new LEED V.4 version (available in 2015 in Canada).
NU Green® FR MDF Fire-resistant
Engineered from finest Canadian FSC® certified fibre Uniboard NU Green FR MDF is a premium Class A/Class 1 fire retardant engineered wood panel. This sustainable panel is designed for interior use in residential, commercial and instituonal application. It is also ideal for commercial and institutional non-structural applications such as: retail and commercial spaces, interior design, wall partitions, kiosk or stand displays, cabinetery and furniture components.
Having 100% pre-consumer recycled wood content, NU Green FR MDF is excellent for veneering, painting, cutting, and routing applications. This product is FSC® (Forest Stewardwhip Council®) certified and has a CARB exemption for formaldehyde requirements (NAF). On top the NU Green FR MDF is also rated MR10. It can help to achieve up to 2 LEED® points, based on the LEED v4 credits.