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AP-42 Emission Factors
Code of Federal Regulations
EPA Dockets
EPA's website that will allow the public to electronically search the agency's dockets, as well as submit comments on rulemakings and other decisions.
EPA Oil Spill Program (SPCC)
EPA Storm Water Program
EPA TRI Program
ERA Environmental Consulting
National Registry of Environmental Professionals
Certification for environmental professionals.
SIC Codes

Appalachian State University
University with furniture manufacturing related program - links to the Department of Technology.
Catawba Valley Community College Furniture Technology Division
A college with furniture manufacturing related programs.
Georgia Tech
See Advanced Wood Processing.
High Point University
A university with majors in Home Furnishings Marketing, Home Furnishings Management or Interior Design.
N.C. State University
Furniture Manufacturing & Management Center.
Patrick Henry Community College

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Furniture Industry Data Exchange (FIDX)
Global Commerce Initiative (GCI)
International Organization for Standards (ISO)
National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)
Uniform Code Council (UCC)
Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Standards (VICS)

North Carolina Department of Labor OSHNC Compliance Manuals & Procedures
Federal OSHA site to find establishment histories.

Furniture Manufacturing and Management Center
The Center conducts a program of applied research and technical assistance in support of furniture manufacturers. The Center was created by the Furniture Foundation and AHFA working collaboratively with administrators of North Carolina State University.
International Organization for Standards (ISO)
National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)
Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Standards (VICS)

American Forest & Paper Association
The national trade association of the forest, paper and wood products industry representing member companies engaged in growing, harvesting and processing wood and wood fiber, manufacturing pulp, paper and paperboard products from both virgin and recycled fiber, and producing engineered and traditional wood products.
American National Standards Institute
International Association of Bedding & Furniture Law Officials
International Sleep Products Association
Bedding trade association.
National Association of Manufacturers
The National Association of Manufacturers - "18 million people who make things in America" - is the nation's largest and oldest multi-industry trade association. The NAM represents 14,000 member companies (including more than 10,000 small and mid-sized manufacturers) and 350 member associations serving manufacturers and employees in every industrial sector and all 50 states. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the NAM has 10 additional offices across the country.
National Home Furnishings Association
National trade association for furniture retailers.
National Hardwood Lumber Association
The NHLA provides specialized member services unique to the hardwood industry; and works to assure timber availability to meet society's needs and build positive relationships within the hardwood community.

The International Woodworking Machinery & Furniture Supply Fair USA (IWF) takes place in August on every even year in Atlanta, Georgia. AHFA is one of the three sponsors of the show.
International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market
Description: North America's leading resource for casual and outdoor furnishings, the Market is co-sponsored by the Summer & Casual Furniture Manufacturers Association (SCFMA) and the National Association of Casual Furniture Retailers (CFR).

American Trucking Association
National Motor Freight Traffic Association
American Trucking Associations
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Specialized Furniture Carrier Association
National organization for specialized furniture carriers. A very useful site to locate carriers servicing the various states whether you need it for LTL delivery, truckload, consolidation or distribution of furniture.
Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
U.S. Customs & Border Protection
U.S. Department of Commerce Export Trade Information
U.S. Department of Transportation
Journal of Commerce
Traffic World

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