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624 East 15th Street
Tacoma, WA 98421

Tel : 888.383.5533

    Manufacturer of paper composite surfaces, used for both interior and exterior applications, including furniture, cabinetry, cladding, skateparks, consumer products, signage, retail displays, restaurant tables, bar tops, and worktops. Richlite is FSC, LEED and GREENGUARD certified.
    Richlite is an incredibly durable, extremely versatile, and highly sustainable material made from resin-infused paper. Originally developed over 70 years ago for industrial tooling and pattern making, Richlite has expanded into a premium surface material used in the aerospace, marine, action sports, culinary, architecture, and design industries, and in machine shops and automotive manufacturing.

Product Categories:
06050 Wood + Plastic Materials
06065 Plastic Laminates + Countertops
06200 Wood Finish Carpentry: Millwork + Trim
06415 Wood Cabinets, Kitchen/Countertops
09770 Special Wall Surfaces + Panels
10600 Partitions, Screens + Panels
12300 Kitchen Cabinetry + Manuf. Casework
12500 Furniture

Commercial + Residential


Showrooms / Distributors:
From aerospace, marine, action sports, culinary, architecture, and design industries, Richlite can be used in many different applications. With distributors throughout the United States and around the world, contact your local sales representative to learn how Richlite can be used in your project.
Find Richlite

Green Green Products
Harley Davidson, Boston, MA, by Studio Troika
Red Bull Headquarters, Santa Monica, CA, by HLW International
Dance Square Studio, Central London, UK, by Kennedy Twaddle
Quonset Airport, North Kingstown, RI, by XChange Architects
Decorative Panels, Richlite Cascade, Color: Adams
Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, CA, by Lexington
Berkeley Residence, Berkeley Hills, CA, by Regan Bice Architects
The V House, Isle of Wight, UK, by Lincoln Miles Architecture
Gasser Schreinerei Exterior Paneling, Haldenstein, Switzerland, by Gasser Schreinerei
Avian Observatory, St. Louis, MO, by St. Louis Graduate School of Architecture
Orfeo Furniture, Brussels, Belgium, by Clement Jacques de Dixmude
Brunner Kuchen Kitchen, Bettwil, Switzerland, by Brunner Kuchen
Residential Kitchen, Richlite Color: Grays Harbor, Minnesota, by Susan Gilmore Norcraft Cabinetry
Durrell Wildlife, Jersey, United Kingdom, by Axis Mason Interiors
Bridgeport Brew Pub, Portland, OR
Elie Tahari Store Design, Madrid, Spain
Brands / Products:
FSC Certified Line:
Chocolate Glacier, Redstone, Browns Point, Maple Valley (r100), Grays Harbor, Black Diamond, Blue Canyon
*All Colors Contain 100% Recycled Paper
*Black Diamond; Also Available in Rapidly Renewable Paper

Cascade Collection
Little Tahoma, Rainier, Stratum
*All Colors Contain 100% Recycled Paper Stratum; Also Available in Rapidly Renewable Paper

Heritage Collection  
r50, Slate, Natural  
*r50; Contains 50% Recycled Paper

Recycled Line:
r50 (made with 50% old corrugated cardboard - post consumer)
r100 (made with 100% recycled paper - post consumer)

Surface Options

Green Statement/Products:
For over 65 years, Richlite has been devoted to producing a quality product that is aware of the environment it is produced in. Our company will always be committed to improving our sustainable practices while never sacrificing quality.
Environmental Product Declaration
FSC Certificate 2012 – 2017

AIA, FSC, Greenguard, Kosher, LEED, Rainforest Alliance, USGBC

About Richlite
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