Georgia-Pacific Chemicals Introduces Formaldehyde-Free Resins for the Insulation Industry

ATLANTA, GA. January 19, 2010

Georgia-Pacific Chemicals LLC announces new resins for the insulation industry that are formaldehyde-free. The resins join the LEAF™ adhesives product family in Georgia-Pacific’s extensive portfolio for the insulation and building products industries.

“These innovative formaldehyde-free products help address the market demand for lower emissions in building products while meeting the insulation industry’s performance requirements,” says Peter Williams, vice president – sales and marketing for Georgia-Pacific Chemicals.

Georgia-Pacific is committed to supplying the industry with a range of products that will meet the needs of insulation manufacturers. Customers requesting more information on the LEAF™ line of formaldehyde-free adhesives for insulation should contact Andy Norman, account executive, at 614-861-3087.

About Georgia-Pacific Chemicals

Georgia-Pacific Chemicals LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Georgia-Pacific LLC, is a leading global performance manufacturer and supplier of chemicals for the building products, paper, plant nutrition, mining, oilfield, and specialty application markets, including a portfolio of pine chemical derivatives. It operates chemical facilities in the United States, Argentina, Brazil and Chile, with joint ventures in China, India and South Africa. For additional information, please visit the company’s Web site or call l-866-4GP-CHEM (866-447-2436).

Headquartered at Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 45,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North America, South America and Europe. The familiar consumer tissue brands of Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products LP include Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, Sparkle®, Soft ’n Gentle®, Mardi Gras®, So-Dri® and Vanity Fair®. Dixie Consumer Products LLC, a Georgia-Pacific company, manufactures the Dixie® brand of tabletop products. Georgia-Pacific has long been among the nation’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of building products to lumber and building materials dealers and large do-it-yourself warehouse retailers, with brands such as Plytanium® plywood, DryPly® water repellent plywood, Ply-Bead® panels and Wood I Beam joists offered by Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC and DensArmor Plus® interior drywall, DensGlass® Sheathing and ToughRock® wallboard offered by Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC. For more information, visit

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