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What Type of Wood is Used in Pallets

Multiple studies conducted by the Virginia Tech Department of Wood Science and Forest Products, in collaboration with the USDA – Forest Service (Blacksburg, Virginia) found that manufacturers of new pallets use both hardwood 64% by volume) and softwood (36%) material. This lumber comes from lumber mills, primarily from sustainably managed forestries in North America. Pallets [...]

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What Pallet Materials are Available?

Wooden pallets are by far the most common. Wood is used in 90-95% of all pallets produced in the United States. Wood pallets offer the best balance of strength, stiffness, durability, functionality, and price. The remaining 5-10% of pallets used are made from either plastic, corrugated cardboard, or metal.

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What Grade Pallets Does Greenway Sell?

Greenway Products & Services offers Grade #1A "Super" Heavy Duty Pallets, Grade A, and Grade B Pallets. Grade #1A "Super" Heavy Duty Pallets are constructed with hardwood. They have 5 bottom boards. These acan be used as rackable pallets. They can be used for one-way or return shipping. Grade A Pallets are constructed with a [...]

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What Size Pallets Does Greenway Products & Services Sell?

Greenway sells both standard size pallets, and custom pallets sized to meet your product dimensions and optimal loading for your transportation trucks. Lists of standard U.S. and European pallet sizes, as well as their average weight and  safe maximum load are listing in our Standard Pallet Sizes Reference Guide. https://greenwaypsllc.com/pallet-sizes/

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