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    Author(s): J. Elton Lodewick; P.A. Briegleb; F.L. Moravets; Leo A. Isaac; William G. Morris; Wade DeVries
    Date: 1937
    Source: PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 23, p. 1-16
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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    Douglas fir, the most abundant and most used lumber species in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, is being pulped on a commercial scale by the sulfate and soda processes. The markets for unbleached pulps are limited, and there has been much speculation as to the possibilities of developing pulping processes whereby the enormous quantities of otherwise unutilized Douglas fir can economically be converted into a bleached pulp or paper, with extensive markets. Experiments have been carried on for a number of years with this end in view both by pulp companies within the region and by the United States Forest Products Laboratory, at Madison, Wis.

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    Lodewick, J. Elton; Briegleb, P.A.; Moravets, F.L.; Isaac, Leo A.; Morris, William G.; DeVries, Wade. 1937. Forest research notes, Pacific Northwest Forest Experiment Station, No. 23, November 27, 1937. PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 23, p. 1-16

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