Wood products

Everything you need to know about the sawn timber, plywood, LVL, chipboard and various panels

 

 

Major part of the value of wood is used to produce engineered wood products. These applications include several sawmilling and wood board products, such as sawn timber, plywood, LVL, chipboard and various panels. Together with other renewable wood-based solutions, the engineered wood products have an increasing importance in the global climate change mitigation.

This Wood products theme focuses on providing an overview of the wide spectrum of different wood products as well as reviewing their main properties, basic production processes and technologies, definitions and abbreviations. In addition to the product-driven introduction to this segment, selected point-of-view articles on topical issues related to the wood products will be presented.