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NPANewspaper Publishers Association
NPANumbering Plan Area (telephony, the so-called Area Code)
NPANon Performing Assets
NPANATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Phonetic Alphabet
NPANew People's Army (Philippines)
NPANouveau Parti Anticapitaliste (French political party)
NPANorwegian People's Aid
NPANon-Prosecution Agreement (crimes)
NPANutrition and Physical Activity (various organizations)
NPANotice of Proposed Amendment
NPANon-Precision Approach
NPANew Public Administration (concept)
NPANational Pigeon Association
NPANational Parking Association
NPANot Paying Attention
NPANational Production Authority (USA)
NPANational Partnership Agreement (various locations)
NPANational Ports Authority
NPANational Plan of Action for Children (various locations)
NPANationwide Programmatic Agreement (FCC)
NPANasopharyngeal Aspirate (medical procedure)
NPANational Protected Area
NPANursing Practice Act (various states)
NPANetwork Point of Attachment
NPANumber Portability Area
NPANetware Peripheral Architecture
NPANumbering Plan Area
NPANo Permanent Address
NPANotional Principal Amount
NPANulle Part Ailleurs
NPANon Partisan Association (political party)
NPANational Park Area (various locations)
NPANormal Pension Age
NPANew Product Announcement
NPANew Partnership Agreement (various organizations)
NPANational Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (US DHHS)
NPANational Pharmaceutical Association
NPANorthwest Perennial Alliance (nonprofit gardening organizations in Washington state)
NPANational Powersport Auctions (Poway, CA)
NPANew Product Approval
NPANetwork Professional Association (self-regulating, non-profit association of network computing professionals)
NPANational Particleboard Association (Gaithersburg, MD)
NPANorth Perry Airport (Hollywood, FL)
NPANational Pediculosis Association
NPANational Prescription Audit
NPANever Paint Again (UK)
NPANorthland Preparatory Academy (Flagstaff, AZ)
NPANational Personnel Associates (Grand Rapids, MI)
NPANational Planning Agency (various organizations)
NPANational Perinatal Association
NPANon-Public Assistance (various locations)
NPANeighborhood Planning Area (various locations)
NPANational Pasta Association (Washington, DC)
NPANotice of Proposed Assessment
NPANon-Profit Agency
NPANorthern Pipeline Agency (Canada)
NPANational Performing Arts (various locations)
NPANational Priority Area (various locations)
NPANo Political Affiliation
NPANew Partnership Approach
NPANotification of Personnel Action (US Army)
NPANational Policy Association
NPANo Police Action
NPANon Precision Approaches (aviation)
NPANational Pilots Association
NPANew Product Application
NPANippon Pulse America (Nippon Pulse Motor Co., Ltd.)
NPANuméro Postal d'Acheminement (French: Postal Code, Switzerland)
NPANetwork Provider Access
NPANational Paperbox Association
NPANorthern Prospectors Association (Canada)
NPANewspaper Preservation Actof 1970
NPANetwork Printing Alliance
NPANet Punting Average (football)
NPANew Pioneers Awards
NPANational Paralegal Association
NPANational Parenting Association
NPANordic Planetarium Association
NPANational Pathways Association
NPANanopyramid Array
NPANortheastern Pennsylvania Alliance (Pittston, PA)
NPANon-Partisan Alliance (Canada)
NPANet Pay Advice
NPANational Porn Association
NPANear Point of Accommodation (ophthalmology)
NPANetwork Planning Area
NPANantes Poker Association (Nantes, France)
NPANaval Air Station Pensacola, FL (ICAO Airport Code)
NPANational Patent Association
NPANuclear Physics Apparatus
NPANaso Pharyngeal Airway
NPANational Phreaks Association
NPANational Prostate Association
NPANetherlands Police Academy
NPANational Pharmacopoeia Authorities (WHO)
NPAPostal Affairs Section Publications (US Navy)
NPANetwork Programmers Association
NPANaval Procurement Account (US Navy)
NPANormal Production Allowance
NPANATO Participation Act of 1994
NPANurse Practitioner Alternatives, Inc.
NPANEPO-PA - North Eastern Probe Owners, Pennsylvania Chapter
NPANut Processors Association
NPANetwork Program Analysis
NPANetwork Project Area
NPANon Published Area
NPANorthwest Pharmacists Association
NPANone Portable Apparatus
NPANon Personal Account (banking)
NPANational Procrastinators Association
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What is now known as the Composite Panel Association began 40 years ago as the National Particleboard Association. On January 21, 1960, representatives of two regional particleboard associations met in a Chicago hotel and voted to join forces.
Battelle is a research and development institute that has done work with the Formaldehyde Institute, the National Particleboard Association and others.
According to EPA sources, this program is a joint effort that is being undertaken with the National Particleboard Association and will focus on pressed wood products.
For the formaldehyde emission measurement, the test was performed in accordance with the National Particleboard Association (NPA) 2-hour-desicator test.
The National Particleboard Association reports that nearly 500 million square feet (mmsf) of particleboard and MDF capacity was scheduled to come on-line in 1995 and another 1,188 mmsf was anticipated to come on-line in 1996.
A study conducted by the National Particleboard Association (Eckelman 1990) showed that although numerous studies have been made of the holding strength of a few selected types of fasteners such as screws and dowels in wood-based composites, relatively few studies have been conducted of the strengths of fasteners commonly associated with the construction of case-type furniture, that is, mechanical RTA fittings.
The PB-MDF Institute was formed in 1989 by the National Particleboard Association to "broaden the base of participation in industry educational and promotional programs.
Panel supply "is a real problem for now," said Rich Margosian, general manager of the National Particleboard Association. He added that the supply crunch is a "combination of capacity and material availability problems, but mainly capacity."
The National Particleboard Association carries out a broad education program aimed at assisting manufacturers in the use of particleboard and medium density fiberboard (MDF).
Much of the research related to joining and fastening wood composites in furniture was compiled in a study conducted by the National Particleboard Association (Eckelman 1990).
Wood & Wood Products recently talked with Bill McCredie, executive vice-president of the National Particleboard Association. The interview focused on the factors that might affect the availability of medium density fiberboard and particleboard in the future.
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