This comprehensive reference work examines the technology and describes the materials used in the manufacture of wood particleboard. In two volumes, with 170 figures and 24 tables, glossary, conversion tables, bibliography, and indexes.
Though only a few decades old, the field of wood particleboard is expanding at a tremendous rate. The importance of the revolutionary, fast-moving technology is underscored by the great promise it holds for helping to fulfill the ever-expanding worldwide demands for wood products.
Volume 1 considers in detail wood factors affecting manufacture and board properties, and discusses the various types of raw materials. Volume 2 details the two major manufacturing processes for producing particleboard, the flat press and extrusion methods.
|Publisher:||Southern Illinois University Press|
|Edition description:||1st Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.13(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
A. A. Moslemi is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Forestry at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.