Forest Products

Bakelite® Technology for the Forest Products Industry


A leader in products for the wood and forest products industry, our continued success rests on our reliability, consistent quality products and technical expertise. As a result of our knowledge of the industry and focus on value creation, we continue to provide innovative products, enabling our customers to transform their products and processes to meet new challenges.

We have an extensive portfolio of adhesives, catalysts and scavengers for all types of wood panels and engineered wood.  In Europe, we offer EU Construction Regulation certified products and our North American portfolio includes products that are certified by the Canadian Construction Materials Centre as well as ULEF resins and products to aid in the certification of products related to EPA TSCA Title 6 and California Air Resource Board (CARB) Airborne Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) for Composite Panels Phase 2 or meet the requirements for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED™1) credits. LEAF™ resins and other products can help meet other green building requirements.  Our lignin-based LPF resins provide more sustainable options for the industry.

To meet the needs of our specific markets, our portfolio to the forest products industry is broken into two  major regions: Europe and North America.  Some products are also available in South America, contact us for further information.


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Michael Stahl

Your contact for general requests.

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Gaye Haas

North America, South America, Australia

Your contact for Phenolic and Amino Resins.

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Heike Haas

Africa, Asia, Europe, Russia

Your contact for Phenolic and Amino Resins.

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Ganapathy Viswanathan

Your contact for Aromatic Polyols.

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Rene Hackler

Your contact for Molding Compounds.

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Jan Prins

Your contact for Formaldehyde.

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