Bamboo mechanical pulp for manufacture of chinese ceremonial paper

  title={Bamboo mechanical pulp for manufacture of chinese ceremonial paper},
  author={R. Perdue and C. J. Kraebel and T. Kiang},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  • R. Perdue, C. J. Kraebel, T. Kiang
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Economic Botany
  • Bamboo is an important raw material for manufacture of paper pulp in areas where it is abundant, especially in India, Pakistan, Taiwan (Formosa), and mainland China. In most instances it is reduced to pulp by chemical treatment under pressure at high temperature. An exception is the manufacture of bamboo mechanical pulp in Taiwan. This pulp is combined with a small amount of ricestraw chemical pulp for manufacture of a product used to prepare the so-called "joss paper" employed in Chinese… CONTINUE READING

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