SUSTAINABLE DESIGN FIBERBOARD, MEDEX®

Medex® represents the highly versatile ideal of SierraPine Sustainable Design Fiberboard (SDF)*. Medex® is a powerful combination of moisture resistance, superior MDF board properties, and a formaldehyde-free adhesive system. Medex® has a rock solid track record of superior design capabilities and environmental stewardship around the world.

  • Formaldehyde-free adhesive system
  • MR 50 Moisture Rating
  • Especially suitable in interior applications where moisture is a concern, Medex® does succeed in the 6 cycle accelerated aging test
  • Superior physical properties to standard MDF. Truly high performance screwholding and MOR capabilities, among others
  • Pre-consumer recycled wood content
  • FSC® Mix Credit Certified – available option
  • Potential LEED® 2009 credit support: MRc4, 5, 7 & IEQc4.4
  • Meets CARB ATCM 93120 Phase 2 emission limits – CARB NAF Exempt
  • Third party certification – SCS, ECC
  • CHPS Compliant – California section 01350 approved
  • Developed, manufactured with pride, and first offered in 1989 by their plant in Medford, OR
  • Limitations: Medex® is not suitable for structural applications, exterior siding or exterior trim

*Sustainable Design Fiberboard products include a broad range of high quality MDF products manufactured by SierraPine to meet or exceed the most stringent global emission standards. Applications for SDF include cabinetry, furniture, moldings and millwork.

Thickness Size Description Additional Information
 1/8″  49″ x 97″  MDF  
 1/4″  49″ x 97″  MDF  
 1/4″  49″ x 121″  MDF  
 1/2″  49″ x 121″  MDF  
 3/8″  49″ x 97″  MDF  
 1/2″ 49″ x 97″  MDF  
 5/8″  49″ x 97″  MDF  
 3/4″  49″ x 97″  MDF  
 3/4″  49″ x 121″  MDF  
 3/4″  61″ x 121″  MDF  
 1″  49″ x 97″ MDF  
1/2″ 49″ x 97″  MDF Ultra Lite More than 50% lighter weight than regular MDF
 3/4″  49″ x 97″ MDF Ultra Lite More than 50% lighter weight than regular MDF
1″ 49″ x 97″ MDF Ultra Lite More than 50% lighter weight than regular MDF
1/2″ 49″ x 97″  MDF Exterior (Medex®) Formaldehyde-free
3/4″ 49″ x 97″ MDF Exterior (Medex®) Formaldehyde-free
3/4″ 48″ x 96″ Classic Core Blank 18mm Used for laminating or veneering