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Chapter 11: Integrated Technology for Biobased CompositesAuthor(s): Zhiyong Cai; Alan W. Rudie; Theodore H. Wegner
Source: RSC Green Chemistry No. 18, Integrated Forest Biorefineries, Edited by Lew Christopher. The Royal Society of Chemistry 2013, Published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, www.rsc.org; 2013; pp. 276-289.
Publication Series: Book Chapter
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionForests play a major role in the ecosystem sustainability and general health of our planet. The biomass contained in our forests and other green vegetations affects the carbon cycle, climate change, habitat protection, clean water supplies, and sustainable economy. Exciting new opportunities are emerging for sustainably meeting global energy needs and simultaneously creating high-value biobased products from wood, forest, agricultural residues, and other biobased materials.
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CitationCai, Zhiyong; Rudie, Alan W.; Wegner, Theodore H. 2013. Integrated technology for biobased composites. In: Christopher, Lew, ed. RSC Green Chemistry No. 18, Integrated Forest Biorefineries. Piccadilly, London: The Royal Society of Chemistry. 276-289. Chapter 11.
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