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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