Rubin Shmulsky, P. David Jones
Wiley-Blackwell; 7th Edition
Forest Products and Wood Science: An Introduction; 7th Edition; (PDF) provides a fully updated and revised review of the forest products industry. This classic text includes a comprehensive review of the subject and offers a thorough understanding of the anatomical and physical nature of wood. The authors highlight its use as an industrial raw material.
The ebook provides detailed coverage of all aspects of wood science and industry; ranging from wood anatomy and tree growth to a variety of economically important wood products; together with their applications and performance. The edition explores global raw materials; the increasing use of wood as a source of energy and chemicals; and the environmental effects of the use of wood. This version features new material on structural composites; durability and protection; non-structural composites; energy and chemicals; pulp and paper; and global raw materials. This seventh edition of the classic work:
- Offers material written by authors with broad experience in both the academic and private sectors
- Includes a fully reviewed text that meets the changing needs of the forestry; engineering; and wood science professionals and academics
- Includes new information on a range of topics including: structural composites; non-structural composites; pulp and paper; durability and protection; chemicals and energy and global raw materials
Written for undergraduate students in natural resources; forestry; engineering; and wood science; as well as forest industry engineers; personnel; wood-based manufacturing and using professionals; the 7th edition of Forest Products and Wood Science updates the timeless text that has become a crucial resource.
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