This Standard specifies the boards which are formed mainly from wood particles by hot pressing with adhesives (hereafter referred to as “particleboard”)
This Standard also specifies the veneered particleboards which are base particleboards veneered on both sides, decorative particleboards which are base particleboards to which veneered paper or the like is adhered on both sides or on either side, and structural particleboards.
NOTE: The International Standards corresponding to this Standard and the symbol of degree of correspondence are as follows.
ISO 16893-1 2008 Woortbased panels — Particleboard — Part I : Classifications ISO 16893-2 2010 Wood-based panels
— Particleboard — Part 2: Re-quirements
ISO 16894 2009 Wood-based panels — Oriented strand board (08B)
— Definitions, classification and specifications (overall evaluation MOD)
In addition, symbols which denote the degree of correspondence in the contents between the relevant International Standard and XS are IDT (identical). MOD (modified), and NEQ (not equivalent) according to ISO/IEC Guide 21-1.