Berco Redwood, Inc. is committed to the safety and health of both our employees and customers. California Proposition 65, officially known as the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, “protects the state's drinking water sources from being contaminated with chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm, and requires businesses to inform Californians about exposures to such chemicals. Proposition 65 requires the state to maintain and update a list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity” (California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment). With this is mind, below are a list of the products that fall under Proposition 65 of which we must inform our employees and customers.

 

Berco Redwood, Inc. is committed to the safety and health of both our employees and customers. California Proposition 65, officially known as the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, “protects the state's drinking water sources from being contaminated with chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm, and requires businesses to inform Californians about exposures to such chemicals. Proposition 65 requires the state to maintain and update a list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity” (California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment). With this is mind, below are a list of the products that fall under Proposition 65 of which we must inform our employees and customers.

General Information

If you have more questions regarding California Proposition 65, additional information can be found at:

https://oehha.ca.gov/proposition-65

https://oehha.ca.gov/proposition-65/law/proposition-65-law-and-regulations

www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/wood

 

If you have any further questions or require additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us. If you have any further questions or require additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Berco Redwood, Sacramento: (916) 483-2001
Berry Lumber: (916) 482-3356
Berco Redwood, Roseville: (916) 783-2001
Berco Redwood, El Dorado Hills: (916) 933-3333

 

Pressure Treated Lumber

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding the distributors that we, Berco Redwood, Inc., purchase our chemically treated material. If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

All Coast Forest Products:

Allweather Wood:

California Cascade Industries:

NU Forest Products:

Redwood Empire:

 

Natural Wood

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and information regarding natural, untreated lumber products. This may include, but is not limited to, various species such as redwood, cedar, pine, oak, poplar, maple, exotic hardwoods, and fir sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of species sold prior to January 2019. However, this is an exhaustive list of species sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies from January 2019 to the present. If you require additional information for products sold prior to January 2019, please contact us directly.

Redwood:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding lumber of the redwood species. If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Cedar:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding lumber of the cedar species. This may include, but is not limited to Western Red Cedar, Japanese cedar, Inland Red cedar, Alaskan Yellow cedar, and/or Incense cedar.

Douglas/Hem Fir:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding lumber of the douglas and hem fir species.

Brazilian Ipe:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and information regarding lumber of the Brazilian Ipe specie. Please note, our Ipe is sourced from Brazil and is a Fair-Trade compliant product that is sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This material is sourced from a local distributor.

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Brazilian Ipe Hardwood Decking:
  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Wood and Wood Dust of Untreated Lumber Logs (all species and grades), Chips, and Sawdust:

Fijian Mahogany:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and information regarding lumber of the Fijian Mahogany specie. Please note, our mahogany is sourced from Fiji and is a Fair-Trade compliant product that is sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This material is sourced from a local distributor.

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Wood and Wood Dust of Untreated Lumber Logs (all species and grades), Chips, and Sawdust:

Indonesian Merbau:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and information regarding lumber of the Indonesian Merbau specie. Please note, our merbau is sourced from Indonesia and is a Fair-Trade compliant product that is sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This material is sourced from a local distributor.

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Wood and Wood Dust of Untreated Lumber Logs (all species and grades), Chips, and Sawdust:

Pine:

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding lumber of the pine species. This may include, but is not limited to Ponderosa pine, sugar pine, and other species and families of pine sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies.

Primed And Painted Lumber

This section includes, but is not limited to, species of lumber that are primed and/or painted and sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This section seeks to detail the Material Safety Data Sheets available, per the requirements of California Proposition 65.

 

Kelleher Advantage Primed Fascia:

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):

Vintage Timboard Primed Fascia:

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
    • *
  • Additional information on this product to include handling and installation guides can be found at:

Concrete

This section will include, but is not limited to, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), safe handling guides, and information regarding Quikrete products (i.e. ready mix concrete and fast-setting concrete) sold at Berco Redwood, Inc. companies.

 

Paintings, Coatings, and Finishes

This section will include, but is not limited to, stains, paints, and finishes used and/or sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Please note, this list is not a comprehensive list of paints, stains, and finishes we sold prior to January 2019. Rather, it is a comprehensive list from January 2019 to the present. If you have questions or require a MSDS for items sold prior to this date, please contact us directly.

Superdeck:

Sikkens/PPG:

Messmers:

Copper Green, Green Products, Co.:

Eco Wood Treatment:

Kilz:

Anchor Seal:

Composite Decking

This section will include, but is not limited to, the composite decking material sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Please note, this section will only cover wood/polymer/recyclable decking products. Information regarding railings, framing, and other accessories associated with these lines of composite decking can be found in their respective sections. As always, if there are any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Trex:

TimberTech:

Azek:

Fiberon:

Metal Fence Posts

This section will include, but is not limited to, Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), safe handling guides, and general information regarding the metal fence posts sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. If more information is required, please contact us directly.

Master Halco PostMaster:

  • Material Safety and Data Sheet:
    • *

Z-Post:

  • Material Safety and Data Sheet:
    • *

Round 2-⅜ Galvanized Post:

  • Material Safety and Data Sheet:
    • *

 

Metal Railing

This section will include, but is not limited to, the metal railing systems sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Information regarding installation and technical specifications can be found on their respective websites, however, it is not the primary focus of this section. Rather, it is to provide the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) as required by California’s Proposition 65. Further, if you have questions regarding installation as it relates to code, please contact your local building department.

Fortress:

  • https://www.fortressrailing.com/
    • Material Safety Data Sheets for Fe26 Iron Railing:
      • (need website from Fortress – requested on 10/15/2019 @ 0635)
    • Material Safety Data Sheet for Al13 Aluminum Railing:
      • (need website from Fortress – requested on 10/15/2019 @ 0635)
    • For additional information to include installation and code standards (for projects specific to California), please visit the Fortress website at: https://www.fortressrailing.com/installationinstructions/

Trex:

 

Metal Connectors and Fasteners

This section will include, but is not limited to, metal connectors and mechanical concrete anchors. Within this specification, metal connectors and mechanical concrete anchors might include, but once more are not limited to, nails, screws, staples, hangers, holdowns, clips, ties, straps, truss plates, drop-ins, drive pins, and various mechanical anchors sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Information regarding installation and technical specifications can be found at their respective website. Inquires pertaining to building specifications and installation should be directed your local building department.

Simpson:

  • Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for Fasteners, Connectors, and Mechanical Anchor Exemption Letter:

Miscellaneous Fasteners, Connectors:

Cable Railing

This section will include, but is not limited to, cable railing products sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Information regarding installation and technical specifications can be found on their respective websites, however it is not the primary focus of this section. Rather, it is to provide the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) as required by California’s Proposition 65. Further, if you have questions regarding installation as it relates to code, please contact your local building department.

Atlantis Rail Systems:

  • https://atlantisrail.com/railing/raileasy-cable-railing/
    • IBS-IBC Report for Rail Easy Cable Rail by Atlantis Rail Systems:
    • If you should require additional information on ‘EasyRail’ by Atlantis Rail Systems, please contact the home office directly as this is the only information to be provided to the retailer and the consumer.

Feeney:

James Hardie Products

This section will include, but is not limited to, the James Hardie products sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This section seeks to detail the Material Safety Data Sheets available, as required by California Proposition 65. If additional information and materials are required, please visit the James Hardie website or contact James Hardie directly.

Adhesives

This section will include, but is not limited to, adhesives sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Please this not a comprehensive list of adhesives sold and/or used prior to January 2019. Rather, it is an exhaustive list from January 2019 to the present. If you have questions or require a MSDS for adhesives prior to this date, please contact us directly.

DAP Products:

Big Stretch Products:

Loctite Premium Adhesives:

OSI QB300 Subfloor Adhesive:

Simpson:

Gorilla Glue:

Elmer’s Glue:

ZAR Wood Products:

Engineered Wood

This section will include, but is not limited to, the engineered wood products sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. Information and questions regarding installation and technical specifications should be directed to the building department. Please note, this list is a comprehensive list of engineered wood products to include, but is not limited to TJIs, LVLs, PSL, GluLams, PSLs, MicroLams, and other forms of engineered wood. If you have any questions regarding these products, please let us know.

For more information on these products and others, please visit our distributor’s website at https://www.weyerhaeuser.com/sustainability/environment/product-stewardship/safety-data-sheets/

Primed and Painted Lumber

This section includes, but is not limited to, species of lumber that are primed and/or painted and sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This section seeks to detail the Material Safety Data Sheets available, per the requirements of California Proposition 65.

 

Kelleher Advantage Primed Fascia:

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):

Vintage Timboard Primed Fascia:

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Additional information on this product to include handling and installation guides can be found at: https://vintagetrimboards.com

Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF):

  • Sierra Pine MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Live Oak Primer MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Flakeboard MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Collins Wood Dust MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Chico White 10-556 MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):
  • Chico Tan 10-530 MDF Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):

Bulk Landscaping

This section will include, but is not limited to, the bulk landscaping products sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies and stored at our location in El Dorado Hills. Please note, if you have additional questions regarding the material that these specification sheets and Material Safety Data Sheets do not provide, please contact our distributors directly. In addition, some of our bulk landscaping products are natural elements such as rock and dirt and therefore do not have a specific Material Safety Data sheet. If you have a question regarding a particular bulk landscape product, we are happy to help direct you to our distributor so that they can answer all of your questions.

 

Pacific Landscape Supply:

Teichert:

Cinderlite:

Redi-Gro:

Sheet Products

This section includes, but is not limited to, sheet goods sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This section may include, Oriented Strand Board (OSB), plywood (Marine grade, treated, and untreated), T1-11, LP Smart Side Products, DuraTemp, Craezon, and tempered hardboard. Please note, this section will not contain any James Hardie products. However, James Hardie product material information to include Material Safety Data Sheets can be found on this webpage as well. If you have any questions regarding the sheet goods sold by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Miscellaneous

This section will include, but is not limited to, miscellaneous products sold and/or used by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. This section may include, finishes, lubricants, fuel, and other miscellaneous items sold and/or used by Berco Redwood, Inc. and its companies. For more information, please contact us directly.