Skip to Main Content
U.S. Forest Service
Caring for the land and serving people

United States Department of Agriculture

Home > Search > Publication Information

  1. Share via EmailShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Twitter
    Dislike this pubLike this pub

    Description

    Rigid polyurethane foams were prepared from the liquefied wood polyols, which was obtained by the liquefaction of southern pine wood in the presence of polyhydric alcohols with sulfuric acid catalyst by using microwave-assistant as an energy source. The properties of liquefied biomass-based polyols and the rigid polyurethane foams were investigated. The results indicated that the foams exhibited excellent mechanical properties.

    Publication Notes

    • You may send email to pubrequest@fs.fed.us to request a hard copy of this publication.
    • (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
    • We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
    • This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.

    Citation

    Zheng, Zhifeng; Pan, Hui; Huang, Yuanbo; Hse, Chung Y. 2011. Bio-based rigid polyurethane foam from liquefied products of wood in the presence of polyhydric alcohols. Advanced Materials Research 168-170:1281-1284.

    Cited

    Google Scholar

    Keywords

    polyurethane rigid foam, liquefaction, southern pine, microwave heating

    Related Search


    XML: View XML
Show More
Show Fewer
Jump to Top of Page