Publications (Free & Paid)

In Print – Free

PLIB Brochures – Order Now

  • Member Product List & Buyers Guide
  • Quality Control and Grading Services
  • Heat Treatment (HT) Certification and Supervision Services
  • ISPM 15 Wood Packaging
  • What You Need To Know…New California WUI Regulations
  • Pellet Fuel Certification

Species Publications – Courtesy of Softwood Export Council – Order Now

  • Douglas Fir Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Western Hem-Fir Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Ponderosa Pine Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Western Softwood Species & Grades
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, French, Italian, German
  • Softwoods of the Western USA
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, French, Italian, German
  • A Guide to American Softwood Species
    English

In Print – Paid

Lumber Grade Rules – Order Now

  • Export ‘R’ List Grading and Dressing Rules 2017 ($6.00) Order
    Published by Pacific Lumber Inspection Bureau
  • Standard Grading Rules for Canadian Lumber 2014 ($14.00) Order
    Published by National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA)
  • NLGA Canadian Lumber Grading Manual ($12.00) Order
    Published by National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA)
  • Standard No. 17 Grading Rules for West Coast Lumber 2015 ($16.00) Order
    Published by West Coast Lumber Inspection Bureau (WCLIB)
  • Western Lumber Grading Rules 2011 ($20.00) Order
    Published by Western Wood Products Association (WWPA)

Online

  • ALSC List of Accredited Lumber Grading Agencies and Grade Stamp Facsimile List – PDF
  • ALSC List or Accredited WPM Agencies and ISPM 15 Stamp Facsimile List – PDF

The following publications are available on-line free of charge courtesy of the Softwood Export Council. Clicking here will take you to the SEC publications site where you can access pdf versions of these publications.

  • Douglas Fir Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Western Hem-Fir Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Ponderosa Pine Species Guide
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean
  • Western Softwood Species & Grades
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, French, Italian, German
  • Softwoods of the Western USA
    English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, French, Italian, German
  • A Guide to American Softwood Species
    English

Copies of these publications can also be ordered by phone (253) 835-3344 (U.S.) or (604) 732-1782 (Canada) or email.