Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Author Datesort descending Reports Area
Detection Methods of Internal Checks and Rots in Mountain Pine Beetle Lumber
UBC - Department of Wood Science
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Comparing the Flatwise Modulus of Elasticity (Eflat) of Green Lodgepole Pine Lumber & Grey-Stage Dry MPB Lumber
FII - Internal Project
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Demonstration of Treatability of Post-MPB Lumber
The Canadian Wood Council
2007 Sign in to view this report Secondary Manufacturing, Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Comparison of Lumber Recovery and Value Yields when Processing Green S-P-F Logs and Grey-stage (5+ years) Mountain Pine Beetle Attacked Logs, Part 3. Princeton Sawmill - December 2008
Frank Lam / J. David Barrett
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
From Paper to Pixels Evaluating the Impacts of an Industrial Transition
FPInnovations - Forintek
2008 Pulp And Paper
Engineered Wood - FII-MDP-08-0010 Mixing MPB Pine with B.C. Coastal Species for Structural LVL Products
FPInnovations - Forintek Division
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Coast Hem-Fir
Composite Panels - FII-MDP-08-0066C Development of Thick Strand Based MPB Wood Composites
UBC Department of Wood Science
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Engineered Wood Products
Pulp & Paper - FII-MDP-08-0062 Recovery of Hemicellulose from MPB Wood Chips and Bio-conversion to Valuable Products
UBC Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
2008 Sign in to view this report Pulp And Paper, Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Engineered Wood - FII-MDP-08-0066B Thick Laminated MPB Wood Plates
UBC Department of Wood Science
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Engineered Wood Products
Plywood - FII-MDP-08-0009 Increasing Value Recovery from MPB Attacked Pine for Specialty Plywood Products
FPInnovations - Forintek Division
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Engineered Wood Products