The Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association (NELMA) is the rules writing agency for Eastern White Pine lumber and the grading authority for Eastern Spruce, Balsam Fir, Spruce-Pine-Fir (SPFs) grouping, and other commercially important eastern softwood lumber species. In addition, NELMA is a leading agency for export wood packaging certification and the marketing voice for the wood products industry in the Northeast.
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EWP vs. PVC
Video Guide to 5 Grades of Eastern White Pine
The Monographs provide visual documentations of classical and unique white pine applications
Designing with EWP is character building. A photo reference guide to specific characteristic ranges.
In 1948, NELMA produced a documentary on the lumber industry. This 25-minute film shows some of the early processes, markets, and technologies in the lumber industry at that time.
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Learn about these two species in a side by side comparison. Who will be victorious?