15mm One Side Melamine Laminated Fire rated MDF
Another disadvantage of solid wood is its susceptibility to the environment. Solid wood contracts and expand when exposed to changing heat and humidity. Outside of a controlled climate, the seasonal cycles would cause the wood to shrink or crack over time. It is also more vulnerable to pests like termites compared to MDF.
Advantages of FR MDF:
The most obvious disadvantage for the final consumers is the price point. The prices of solid wood furniture such as bed frames, tables, chairs and wardrobes are often significantly more expensive than their engineered-wood counter parts. The premium is due to more limited supply of such wood (trees don’t just grow overnight!) and the more delicate furniture manufacturing process. https://www.fiberboardchina.com/melamine-mdf/solid-melamine-mdf/15mm-one-side-melamine-laminated-fire-rated.html