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Plastic Lumber Landscaping Timber and Posts

Last Updated: 09/19/17

Landscaping timbers and posts are used as raised beds, retaining walls, and terracing. Plastic lumber landscaping timbers and posts are used in urban plazas, zoos, and outside office buildings-in fact, the National Park Service alone has more than a dozen projects planned with these recycled-content products. Timbers and posts manufactured with plastic or composite (plastic mixed with wood or fiberglass) lumber give new life to recovered wood and plastic materials such as milk jugs and plastic bags.

Product Details
  • Federal agencies are required to purchase products as designated or specified under this program
Procurement Info

Where to Buy

  • CPG CPG View sample contract language
  • (95-100% other mixed recovered resins including 50-100% postconsumer content)
  • (100% recovered mixed plastics/sawdust including 50% postconsumer content)
  • (75-100% recovered high density polyethylene including 25-100% postconsumer content)

  • (95% recovered high density polyethylene/fiberglass including 75% postconsumer content)
Guiding Principles
Contributes to meeting The Guiding Principles for High Performance and Sustainable Buildings