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[Niagara Fiberboard] A brand name for a series of fiberboards made from recycled wood fibers that was developed in the mid-20th century. The cellulose fibers are bonded into sheets, laminated with adhesives then compressed into a high-density boards. Upson products are available in boards of 1/8" to 5/8" thickness with a variety of decorative surface finishes such as linen and pebbled. Upson boards are weather resistant, lightweight and strong. They have been used for a wide range of applications such as game boards, display boards, wall paneling, foam lamination as well as interior and exterior building construction.

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