The Egyptian American for veneer & Lumber Co. , in recognition of our responsibility to the environment, our customers and suppliers, bases our commercial activities on legal and well-managed forests.
As such we are committed to procuring forest products from independently verified sources.
Olympic Varnish recognises that the independent, third party certification of forests and the supply chain is the optimal way of gaining assurances that the timber we trade originates from legal and well-managed forests.
Light, nearly whitish
Curly is the extremely decorative, wavy pattern; this burl texture is only found in very small numbers of maple logs.
Initially a soft pink, when exposed to light the wood takes on a warm tone. Fine pores, very uniform and typically exhibiting a semi gloss.
Initially pink, Sapelli darkens in time to a deep red-brown. Character of the grain: Depending on the type of cut, interesting effects can be achieved: quarter-slicing yields a plain veneer pattern with the glossy stripes typical of Sapelli, flat slicing yields veneer with a flowery structure.