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Industrial wood productivity in the United States, 1900-1998Author(s): Peter J. Ince
Source: (Research note FPL ; RN-0272):14 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionThe productivity of U.S. wood and paper product output in terms of wood input is computed and displayed in graphs. Background tables provide supporting data. The productivity trend parallels trends in the recovered paper utilization rate. Recycling and wood residue use are key factors in productivity gains.
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CitationInce, Peter J. 2000. Industrial wood productivity in the United States, 1900-1998. (Research note FPL ; RN-0272):14 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
KeywordsForest products--United States, Forestry efficiency--United States, Wood products, Wood utilization, Industrial applications, Roundwood, Productivity
- Wood supply and demand
- Criterion 6, indicator 33 : recovery or recycling of forest products as a percentage of total forest products consumption
- United States paper, paperboard, and market pulp capacity trends by process and location, 1970-2000
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