Formaldehyde free / Discussions

Is there a safe MDF? formaldehyde & anti-fungicide free, etc? Or a green sealant?

I like the look of MDF wall tiles for a green-build modern cottage I'm constructing. It also saves wall prep , texturing, layers of painting, dust and all the ...

Posted by Elize St Charles May 23, 2020, 10:52 p.m. Wood and organic materials 0 Responses

Where can I find formaldehyde free cabinets that aren't plywood?

...formaldehyde free cabinet that is all wood and is no or low voc. No plywood please. Are you looking for formaldehyde-free cabinets for a kitchen or bathroom ? A...

Posted by Camille Young Dec. 3, 2019, 7:56 p.m. Kitchens 3 Responses

Where can I find non-toxic outdoor material to use for carcuses for BBQ joinery?

ideally waterproof (or water resistant), mould proof and able to be used as shelving

Posted by Ros Young Jan. 7, 2020, 6:47 p.m. 0 Responses

What is safer than OSB for someone with multiple chemical sensitivities?

...formaldehyde-free UV treated non-toxic plywood , so if you are considering it for indoor finishing then that is probably your best bet.

Posted by Ian Smith April 27, 2020, 1:01 p.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?

...formaldehyde-free UV treated plywood called PureBond from Columbia forest production, try that out. If you are looking for a box store solution, to the best o...

Posted by Nicole Lucas Haimes Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses

Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?

...formaldehyde-free plywood for cabinetry, recycled quartz counters etc. If you have chemical sensitivities then your foundation isn't likely the biggest concer...

Posted by Margot Simonot May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 1 Responses

Are there non-toxic quartz kitchen counters?

...formaldehyde etc. The installer needs to use epoxy to attach the undermount sink to the counter, crazy glue and clear silicone. Any experiences that were a succ...

Posted by Jackie kierulf June 27, 2018, 11:08 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 2 Responses

Where can I purchase non-toxic interior wall panels near Laval, Quebec?

...formaldehyde-free healthy finishing materials there are a few ways you could go about it, like raw wood , wood with natural finishing oil , synthetic drywall wi...

Posted by Louise Goulet Nov. 30, 2019, 1:14 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses