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Underlayments for floors can be made from a variety of materials. Environmentally sound choices would include cork, strawboard, and recycled paper-based fiberboard. Cork will provide excellent sound absorbency.

Cork underlayment

Polyurethane-based binder, cork underlayment. Can be used with a variety of different flooring.

Amorim Industrial Solutions
Trevor, WI

Paper-based Fiberboards

High density fiberboard made from 100% recycled wastepaper and made with a formaldehyde free binder. Good sound control.

Homasote Company
West Trenton, NJ

Woodstalk Luan Plywood Replacement

Formaldehyde free wheat straw underlayment.

Dow Bioproducts Ltd.
Midland, MI