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Charcoal from chemi-peeled hardwoodsAuthor(s): Richard H. Fenton
Source: Forest Research Note NE-94. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionRemoving bark from standing trees with sodium arsenite is an inexpensive but efficient way to produce peeled pulpwood. About 200,000 cords, principally hardwoods, are produced annually by chemi-peeling, a technique that is fast replacing old-fashioned sap-peeling as a means of debarking in the woods.
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CitationFenton, Richard H. 1959. Charcoal from chemi-peeled hardwoods. Forest Research Note NE-94. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
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