Increasing Demand for Wood Science

The Wood Technology Society
17 Oct 2019


Graham Ormondroyd WTS Chair

Wood Technology Society chair, Graham Ormondroyd argues that the rising demand for UK timber is driving the demand for wood science.  

Wood science is a broad subject encompassing many disciplines that need to be brought together to provide a multi-disciplined approach to co-ordinate the future.

Also important is for the development of new techniques to be carried out in the UK utilising UK species, and to help the UK achieve a low carbon economy.

For the full article in Forestry and Timber News, please follow this link:  And, go to Page 27.             

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