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Life cycle assessment of medium density particleboard (MDP) produced in Brazil
PurposeThe wood panel industry is one of the most important forest-based industries in Brazil. The medium density particleboard (MDP) is currently produced and consumed worldwide and represents aboutExpand
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Alternative Castor Oil-Based Polyurethane Adhesive Used in the Production of Plywood
Plywood is normally produced with urea-formaldehyde and/or phenol-formaldehyde adhesives. However, the former is considerably toxic and environmentally damaging, while the latter is expensive, thusExpand
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Painéis OSB fabricados com madeiras da caatinga do nordeste do Brasil
Este trabalho objetivou avaliar a viabilidade da producao de paineis OSB feitos com especies de madeira da caatinga do nordeste do Brasil – marmeleiro (Croton sonderianus Muell. Arg.), jurema-brancaExpand
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The position effect of structural Eucalyptus round timber on the flexural modulus of elasticity
Round timber has great use in civil construction, performing the function of beams, columns, foundations, poles for power distribution among others, with the advantage of not being processed, such asExpand
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Density as Estimator of Dimensional Stability Quantities of Brazilian Tropical Woods
Wood is a material widely used in various sectors of construction, such as in structures and building components. The volume of wood extracted from tropical forests has reached a considerable amount,Expand
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Eco-panels Based on Wastes from Urban Trees and Castor Oil Polyurethane Resin
Urban trees have aesthetic functions and mit igate high temperatures, however their maintenance requires constant pruning. This work aimed to apply the tailings resulting fro m tree management inExpand
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Metodologia para o cálculo dos módulos de elasticidade longitudinal e transversal em vigas de madeira de dimensões estruturais
This paper proposed a test method to obtain the shear (G) and longitudinal (E) modulus of elasticity in timber beams with structural dimensions, based on the static three-points bending tests and theExpand
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Propriedades físicas de painéis aglomerados de madeira produzidos com adição de película de polipropileno biorientado
No Brasil, as ultimas decadas foram marcadas pela crescente producao de paineis de madeira seguida pelo aumento do consumo nacional; isto descreve o quao promissora e a area devido a sua grandeExpand
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Properties of Sugar Cane Bagasse to Use in OSB
The composites of natural fibers are products known in several parts of the world, however their utilization is relatively restrict due to the lack of information concerning their properties andExpand
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Determination of Density, Shear and Compression Parallel to the Grain Strengths of Pariri ( Pouteria sp. ), Brazilian Native Wood Specie
Brazil is one of the countries with the largest reserves of tropical forests. Their rational use ensures sustainability in actions developed by extractive companies. However, for this, to know woodExpand
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