Maritime Lumber Bureau

The Maritime Lumber Bureau (MLB) is an accredited quality control agency, authorized to apply specified standards by the Canadian Lumber Standards Accreditation Board, the American Lumber Standards Committee Inc., the British Standards Institute, and the Japanese Ministry of Construction. The more than 100 sawmills from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, and the State of Maine who have taken out voluntary membership are required to adhere to published standards. S-P-F (Spruce-Pine-Fir) and Eastern White Pine are the primary species grown and manufactured under the authority of the MLB.

Maritime Lumber Bureau
P.O. Box 459
Amherst, NS
B4H 4A1

Tel: 902-667-3889
Fax: 902-667-0401

Accredited to supervise:

  • Visually Graded Lumber
  • Fingerjoined Lumber