Here are some quick and easy tips for getting the odor and smell out of Luan Plywood.
1) One way to get rid of the smell from Luan Plywood is to use Approach which you can obtain from online retailers. This product is water based, therefore it does not have any harsh abrasives which will damage the finish on the wood.
b) Apply or Spray it on the wood, when it has had time to set, you can wipe it down, just make sure to get thorough coverage on your project.
2.) Another option is to go to the hardware store in the in the home products and cleaning section. You should see a solution that as it dries it kills the odor. These solutions a re usually the ones for cat spray and urine. Spray a minimal amount on, you do not want to lift the luan, and leave it open to the air to dry. Obviously the better the hardwood material the better the solutions will work.
3.) You can uses a spray can branded Oust, in the home cleaning section of the grocer or hardware store
4.) Some people use three charcoal briquettes into powder and put it in a container, set the container in the box and after a week or so the odor will be gone.
5.) Use the same technique using bakling soda