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American Wood Fibers selects Scotland County for Production Facility

American Wood Fibers to invest $19.5 million and will expand types of products made in Laurinburg.

American Wood Fibers Has Acquired California Wood Shavings

American Wood Fibers has purchased California Wood Shavings, located near the intersection of Highway 108 and J-59.

Switch To Pellet Fuel And Slash High Heating Prices

Natural gas to jump 8.2% followed by home heating oil at 6.6% in 2011, according to a recent U.S. Energy Information Administration report.

Frank H. Faehner 1939 – 2009

It is with great sadness that American Wood Fibers announces the passing of its founder, Frank Faehner.

Industry News Update

American Wood Fibers, the nation’s largest producer of wood flour and natural fiber products, is passing along the closing of Louis O. Beede & Sons

Pet Bedding Testing Review Conducted By The Michigan State University Diagnostic Center For Population And Animal Health

Review indicates presence of dioxin in small pet paper bedding produced from reclaimed pulp fibers

American Wood Fibers Achieves Qualification Under Pellet Fuels Institute Standards Program

Industry Leading Company Is Among First North American Companies Inspected And Approved By Independent Third Party Auditing Process

American Wood Fibers Announces Change In Company Leadership

CEO General Ed Leland passes the baton to son of company founders

American Wood Fibers Announces The Strategic Acquisition Of Lost Coast Forest Products

Stephen Faehner, President and CEO of American Wood Fibers, Inc. (AWF) and Geoff Freidman, President of Lost Coast Forest Products (LCFP) are excited

American Wood Fibers Named 2016 Marion County Industry of the Year

American Wood Fibers was awarded the 2016 Marion County Industry of the Year Award Friday, Nov. 4, at the Marion County Industrial Foundation.

Looking at litter by Petbusiness.com

As the litter market continues to grow, specialize and innovate, keeping track of changing trends is a priority for any pet retailer.

Last word Q and A article with Petbusiness.com

Ed Owens, vice president of engineering for AWF, explains how the company is leveraging more than 50 years of experience

Nature Scents cat litter just may have changed my mind about scented cat litter by Wildernesscat Staff